It is with sadness that we announce the passing of our loving mother Joan, after a lengthy illness at the General Hospital on Friday January 2, 2004. Joan will join her dear husband Arthur who predeceased her in 1982. Beloved mother of Theresa Gervais (Denis) of Alliston, Carol MacKinnon (Ship) of Sault Ste. Marie, Colleen Walker (Tipp) of Vancouver B.C., Kristine Ruggles, Timothy Ruggles (Nicole) of Sault Ste. Marie and the late Thomas Ruggles. Proud grandmother of Elizabeth, Danielle, Michelle, David, Scott, Eve, Sonny, Sage, Rennie, Maggie and Marie. Great grandmother of Meghan, Lindsay, Ben, Katie and Kalib. Dear sister of Lawrence Lawless (Edna) of Peterborough, Matthew Lawless (Evelyn) of Sault Ste. Marie. Predeceased by her brothers Paul and Jack Lawless and her sister Margaret Manbeck. Friends may call at O’Sullivan Donnelly Funeral Home, corner of Cathcart and St. James Sts. Sunday January 4th, from 6-9 pm. Funeral Mass on Monday January 5th at St. Jeromes Church, Carmel Rd at 11 am. Donations to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation would be appreciated.