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Obituary for Diane MacLachlan

Diane  MacLachlan
Diane MacLachlan ~ At Stratford General Hospital on Thursday, November 9, 2017, Mrs. Diane Margaret MacLachlan of Gorrie, and formerly of Carleton Place, in her 61st year.

Wife of Geoff Smyth. Remembered by her stepchildren Kevin Smyth of Ottawa, Jennifer and David VanDeVelde of Delhi, and Stephanie and Jason King of Carleton Place, and by her grandchildren Ryan and Emily VanDeVelde, and Abigail and Ella King.

Daughter-in-law of Molly Smyth of Port Elgin, and sister-in-law of Betty MacLachlan of P.E.I, Randolph and Debbie Smyth of B.C., Vince Smyth of Florida, and Penny and Pat Gribbons of Port Elgin.

Aunt of David and Tanya MacLachlan, Heather MacLachlan, Shannon, Brendan, and Kelly Gribbons, and great-aunt of Ian MacLachlan.

Diane was predeceased by her parents Donald and Kathleen (MacKay) MacLachlan, and by her brothers Norman and Donald.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, December 10th from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. for drop-in or stay at the Beckwith Township Office Brunton Community Hall, 1702 9th Line, Carleton Place, Ontario.

Memorial donations to Stratford-Perth Humane Society would be appreciated, and may be made through the Eaton Funeral Home, Listowel (519-291-4840).

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