Grace Carruthers

Obituary of Grace Lillian Francis Carruthers

Carruthers (Leitch), Dr. Grace Lillian Passed peacefully at McGarrell Place, London Ontario, on Thursday, October 28, 2021, her 93rd year. Loving mother of Calla Leitch (Mark Graham). Predeceased by her husband Dr. Garnet Leitch and her parents Charles and Lillian Hunt. Grace graduated Medical School from the University of Western Ontario in 1957. Her professional career followed in Sarnia-Lambton where she successfully ran a family practice, sat on the board of the local hospital and was employed by the Sarnia-Lambton Health Unit until her retirement. Grace enjoyed her friends, a good game of duplicate bridge, sailing, travelling, flying and cottage life. Cremation has taken place and a private Celebration of Life will take place at a later date. Expressions of sympathy and donations to the Alzheimer’s Society would be greatly appreciated and may be made through London Cremation Services (519) 672-0459 or online at Special thank you to Dr. Karen Lo and the entire team at McGarrell Place especially Kingsmill Court for their dedicated care. Your expertise, compassion and respect for our mother will never be forgotten.
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