Diedre Longhurst passed away at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, at the age of 69.


She leaves to mourn her loss, her loving husband John Longhurst.


Diedre grew up in New Brunswick, along with seven siblings, before moving to Ontario. She lived in the Kincardine area before moving to St. Thomas, where she resided until her passing.


Diedre is survived by three children, three grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and her siblings.


Visitation was held on Friday, Nov. 23, 2018, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home in Kincardine, where the funeral service was also held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018, with Rev. Ray Luinstra officiating.


Final resting place: Kincardine Cemetery.


A special thank you for all your card games and friendships through the years. In Diedre’s memory, please appreciate and enjoy time with your family by taking them out for a meal.


Memorial donations to the Kincardine Food Bank or to a charity of choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Portrait and memorial available online at www.daveylinklaterfuneralhome.com.