Irene Murphy died peacefully on Saturday October 15, 2011 at St. Joseph’s Hospice after losing a lengthy battle with ovarian cancer. Beloved mother of Michael and his wife Angela of Petrolia, Maureen Murphy and partner Steve Scott of Sarnia and loving grandmother of Devyn Cheong Murphy. Fondly remembered by her brother Douglas Grant (Karen) of Ottawa, and by her sister Virginia Grant of Brantford. Deepest affection belatedly to cousin Marguerite Gray of Delhi for her invaluable love and assistance throughout the years. Gratitude to all those unnamed friends and former coworkers at the Marriott for their kindness and support. Special appreciation to Dr. Yoshida, Dr. Dostaler, Dr. Maddison and Dr. Lau for their unwavering concern and positive encouragement. A sincere thank you to the CCAC, the VON and VHA visiting nurses, the medical personnel at Bluewater Health and the very special nurses, personnel support workers and volunteers from St. Joseph’s Hospice for their compassionate care. Due to personal request there will be no services or visitation. Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Arrangements entrusted to McCormack Funeral Home – Stewart Chapel, Sarnia.