Hughes, Steven Lawrence

Hughes, Steven Lawrence

October 13th, 2015

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 will be held on Saturday from 1:00-3:00 and 6:00-9:00 p.m. at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, where the funeral service will be conducted on Sunday, October 18, 2015 at 2:00 p.m., with visitation one hour prior to the service. 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.

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Cathy WiznukTrudy, I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Allyson SchmidtI have so many great memories of Uncle Steve. He was one of a kind. My heart is with all of you. Love Allyson and Henry
Lynne and MaxOur thoughts are with you and your family during your time of loss. A blessing that Steve has found peace at last. Grievedas you must but know that he would want you all to move forward with your lives. Lean on your loved ones for support. Love you{{{{{{{{}}}}}}}}}}. Lynne
Lillian FludeTrudy my family sends their condolences to you and your family. May your wonderful memories of Steve help to comfort you. Marie Wiznuk's cousin -Auntie Lena's daughter) Bowmanville, ON
Karen KosmasDear Danielle and Family, Please accept our heartfelt condolences for the passing of your father and know that we are thinking of you and your family at this difficult time. Lots of love, Karen, Peter and Family
Nora Thoughts and prayers are with you now Trudy. We ask God to send you his blessings for you and your family during this tough time. RIP Steve, you've earned your wings. Deepest condolences, Nora and family.
John anmd Shirley MikusSorrow for the life Steve had to endure for so long. Glad he was able to know his descendants for as long as he did. Doubly glad he had Trudy to love and care for him and bring a ray of sunshine into his daily life.He set an example of how to live with an extreme handicap. Trudy set an example of accepting responsibility to her husband and family that was exemplary. May all heartaches be eased soon. Love
Terry and Cindy BroumptonLittle did we know when we met Steve and Trudy more than 25 years ago that their son and our daughter would get married and we would become a family. Your life was taken too soon Steve and we will always remember how you welcomed our daughter into your home. Terry and Cindy Broumpton
ChristineTrudy, So sorry for your loss but " Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of His saints." My love and prayers are with you.
Jeannelle and Regis DevostOur thoughts and prayers are with you and your family in this difficult time. Had the privilege to have you as a neighbour in Terrace and a good friend. May you RIP Steven Hugs
Jennifer and Mary OlstenSo wish that we could have been there with you this weekend to celebrate Steve's life. Trudy, you have devoted so much to Steve over the years and truly are a role model for all (just like dad). We love you lots, and know that we are always a phone call away. Love Jen and Mary
Frank & Dodi DonahueWow- long time ago- but so fondly remembered: our heartfelt condolences to you Trudy. Steve was a one-of-a-kind guy, and we're certain you had many happy years together- so sorry to learn of Steve's suffering.
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