Peacefully, with her loving family by her side at St. Joseph’s Hospice, Carolyn Wren passed away on Monday, November 20, 2017, at the age of 78. Beloved wife of Lesley Wren. Loving mother of Ed Gardiner, the late Gary Gardiner, and mother-in-law to Annie Gardiner. Cherished grandmother of Amanda Gardiner (Craig Oost), and Adam (Katrina) Gardiner. Cherished great-grandmother of Jayden, Jaxon, Maddison, and Phinley. Dear sister to Nelson (Gayle) Lachance, Patrick Lachance, John (Wendi) Lachance, and Michael (Wanda) Lachance. Survived by nieces, nephews and extended family. She will be sadly missed by all those who knew and loved her. A funeral service will be held at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, on Friday, November 24, 2017, at 12:00 p.m., with family and friends being received from 11:00 a.m. until service time. Interment to follow in Lakeview Cemetery. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice (cheques only at the funeral home please).