Obituaries

Elspeth “Anne” Saunders

Saturday, 28 February 1925 - Wednesday, 29 November 2017

Death Notice

Peacefully, on Wednesday, November 29, at Vision Nursing Home, Elspeth “Anne” Saunders passed away at the age of 92. Beloved wife of Donald Saunders. Loving mother of Tony Ward (Brad Lumley), Jane (Gordon) Redpath, Michael (Diana) Ward, and Barry (Barbara) Ward. Cherished grandmother of Erin Johnson, Annie Ward, Brian Ward, Jason Redpath, and Ross Redpath. Predeceased by her first husband, the late Gordon George Ward, and brother Dr. Ian Wilson. Anne was an avid Bridge player and a world traveler. She was a nurse for many years. Anne will be missed by all those who knew and loved her. The family wishes to thank the staff at Vision Nursing Home for their outstanding compassion and care. Cremation has taken place. Family and friends will be received at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, on Sunday, December 3, 2017 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Alzheimer Society of Sarnia Lambton (cheques only at the funeral home please).

Visitation

Family and friends will be received at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, on Sunday, December 3, 2017 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Donations

Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Alzheimer Society of Sarnia Lambton (cheques only at the funeral home please).

7 Condolences

  • Stephen and Marion Ward and family December 5, 2017 03:34pm

    Our sincere condolences to Tony, Jane, Michael, Barry and family.
    Our thoughts and love are with you at this time.
    We cherish fond memories of your mother and our Aunt.

  • Randy Scotland Robin Burns December 1, 2017 08:14pm

    Sincerest condolences to Tony, Brad and family on the passing of your Mom, Tony. You are all in our thoughts today, knowing you are celebrating a person who was much loved and a life that was richly lived. Love, Robin & Randy

  • Francys Harrison December 1, 2017 12:20pm

    Dear Jane, I am so very sorry for your loss. Please pass on my condolences to the rest of your family.

  • Helen and John Harbarenko November 30, 2017 08:07pm

    Our sincere condolences to you and your family. Our thoughts are prayers are with you during this time of loss.

  • Barbara Owen Lockhart November 30, 2017 05:10pm

    Tony, Brad, Jane and family, Our thoughts and love are with all of you. Anne was a fun and caring lady and will be sadly missed. We had many wonderful, fun times together ! Barb & Owen xo

  • Dixie and John Logie November 30, 2017 01:17pm

    Anne was a remarkable woman. What a pleasure to have known her.
    We send our warmest hugs to you Tony and Brad and to your family members.
    Sincerely,
    Dixie and John

  • Bette and Murray Northcott November 29, 2017 09:17pm

    Our sincere sympathy to Tony and Brad and rest of the family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

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