Loraine Grace Shaw, who came noisily into the world on February 8, 1929, died quietly at home on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 of natural causes. Beloved mother of Bev, Terry (Mike), and Calvin (Steve). One of 14 children of Gertie and Wilbert Hiller, she is predeceased by Linda, Sadie, Helene, Irene, Lawrence, Melvin and her Vivian. Loraine’s surviving siblings are Shirley, Miza, Bud, Arnold, Evie, and Veda. Kind aunt to 38 nieces and nephews, great aunt to 66. Remembered fondly by her many, many friends of the quilting persuasion and otherwise. Cremation has taken place. No services by her expressed wishes. A celebration of Loraine’s life and showing of her quilting creations is planned for the summer. Arrangements entrusted in SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia.
“No funeral gloom, my dears, when I am gone,
Corpse-gazing, tears, black raiment, graveyard dimness,
Yours still, you mine.
Remember all the best of our past moments and forget the rest,
And so to where I wait come gently on.”