It is with deeply saddened hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of Lydia Susanne McCord at St. Joseph’s Hospice on Thursday, January 25, 2018, at the age of 60. Beloved wife of Randy McCord. Cherished mother of Jennifer (Jeffrey) Hoover. Loving daughter of Irene Gilarowski. Dear sister of Elizabeth Gilarowski and sister-in-law of Karen (Art) Vandemeer. Lydia retired after 10 years as a Bookkeeper at the Salvation Army. She enjoyed photography, sewing, reading, and spending quality time with her family and friends. Lydia will be deeply missed by all those whose lives she touched. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, on Monday, January 29, 2018, at 11:00 a.m., with family and friends being received one hour prior. In lieu of flowers, sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or St. Joseph’s Hospice (cheques only at the funeral home please).