Steven Lawrence Hughes

Retired CP Rail Communication Technician, age 67 years.

It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of our dear husband, dad, Papa, brother, uncle and great-uncle. We thank him for his love, memories, guidance and support. At the Dearness Home on Tuesday, October 13, 2015, after a long illness, which he battled with strength and dignity.

Steve leaves behind his wife Trudy of 44 years; his children John David (Kristin) of Stittsville, Danielle Marie of Perth, and Steven Jordan (Tara) of London. Beloved Papa of Zoey, Harrison, Leigha, Kellan, Isaac and Taeryn. Dear brother of Michael (Joan) of Fort Frances and Teresa (Conrad) of Terrace, B.C. Cherished brother-in-law of Phyllis Luke of London, Janice Jones (Jim) of Dorset, Ontario, John Schmidt of Sault Ste. Marie, and Daryl (Janice) of Windsor, Ontario. Uncle of 16 and great-uncle of 12. Predeceased by his parents Lawrence and Irma Hughes (née Kidd), sister Lorie, in-laws John and Marie Wiznuk, sister-in-law Sherry Schmidt and brother-in-law Jack Luke.

Visitation was held on Saturday at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, where the funeral service was conducted on Sunday, October 18, 2015 at 2:00 p.m.

As per Steve’s wishes a Trust Fund has been established at TD Canada Trust. Donations to Account #6579952 Institution #004 Transit #01142 may be made in person at any TD Canada Trust branch. Please make your cheque payable to Trudy J Hughes. Donations to the Dearness Home Auxiliary would also be appreciated.

Thank you so much for your help.

A little kindness makes such a difference in a day.

Your thoughtfulness certainly made a difference in ours:

Dr. Rene Martin, Dr. Sonny Cejic, my colleagues

and staff at the Dearness Home. I am so grateful for you.

I’m sending God a thank you note, too!

For all of you especially to the angels on 5th floor east.

For information and online condolences, please visit www.westviewfuneralchapel.com