Ellen Roddick

Sunday, 15 December 1935 - Saturday, 06 January 2018

Death Notice

Peacefully surrounded by her family at Bluewater Health CEE Hospital, Petrolia on Saturday January 6, 2018, Ellen Alberta Roddick passed away at the age of 82. Beloved wife of Thomas Roddick. Loving mother of Nancy Bullick (late Barry), Darlene (Greg) Lamb, Wayne Roddick (Beth), Mark (Kathy) Roddick, and Norma Roddick-Preece (Murray).Treasured grandmother of Bill (Jenn) Bullick, Jeff Bullick, Elene (Ankur) Gupta, Kirsten Goodacre, Averil Goodacre, Manda Roddick, Morgan Roddick (Mark), Kody (Rachel) Roddick, Montana Roddick (Charlie) , Steele (Kaavya) Roddick, Danielle (Steve) Brain,  Karlee (Bryan) Peters, Tyler (Emily) Preece and 8 great grandchildren. Ellen is predeceased by her parents Gordon and Greta Dunlop.


Family and friends will be received on Friday January 12, 2018 from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. at SMITH FUNERAL HOME 1576 London Line, Sarnia.


A funeral service will be held on Saturday January 13, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at SMITH FUNERAL HOME. Interment to follow at Wyoming Cemetery.


Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Bluewater Health CEE Hospital Petrolia or the charity of your choice. (cheques only at the funeral home please).

17 Condolences

  • Rosanne Simonton (Ramsay) January 12, 2018 06:58pm

    Sorry for your loss. I have a lot of memories of Ellen making meals and working in the garden. She was always busy and active.

  • Teresa Dunlop January 11, 2018 11:30pm

    Our sympathy Darlene & Greg, the girls and to the rest of your family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time.
    Teresa, Trevor, Amanda and David

  • Marilyn Stephens (Symington) January 10, 2018 09:44pm

    My sincere condolences to all your family. I met Ellen while having many of her children in my class at South Plympton.. She was a very upbeat person and I have many fond memories of those days. Thinking of you all. Marilyn Stephens (Symington)

  • Brian Barb Steven January 10, 2018 06:15pm

    So sorry to hear of Ellen's passing. Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.

    Norma, Brian, Barb, Wayne, Shirley Steven & families

  • Mary Sue Glasier January 10, 2018 10:40am

    Tom and family. Sorry for your loss. Ellen and I met years again when I was working on the Roddick Family Tree.

  • Michael and Cathy Martin January 10, 2018 08:54am

    Norma, Murray, and family,
    So sorry to read about the passing of your mother/mother-in-law/grandmother. Our thoughts are with you at this sad time. May pleasant memories bring you peace.
    Michael and Cathy

  • Len and Heather Dobbin January 9, 2018 09:39pm

    So sorry. Our thoughts and prayers. We are thinking of you.

  • Lonny Napper January 9, 2018 09:24pm

    Our thoughts and prayers are with all you folks during these difficult times Carolyn and Lonny

  • Ross Sharon Moore January 9, 2018 07:29pm

    Tom and Family. Very sorry for your loss. Ross and Ellen shared the same birth date of Dec 15 and would enjoy joking about it.

  • Laurie and Douglas Beatty January 8, 2018 09:48pm

    Our sympathy to the Roddick family on the passing of Ellen.

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