Carpenter, Orial

January 24, 1947 ~ May 10, 2024

Carpenter, Orial Wilhelmina- Age 77 of Edy’s Mills passed away peacefully with her children by her side on Friday, May 10, 2024 at Bluewater Health, Sarnia. Beloved wife of the late Russell Carpenter (2015). Loving mother of Brian (Shelly) Carpenter and Shelley (Robert) Atwell. Cherished Mama/Grandma to Bradley (Jenna), Brett (Triniti) and Kylie (Tyler) Carpenter, Ryan (Joshlyn) and Allison Atwell, Adam (Kat), Alec (Hailey), Aaron, and Kate (Caven) Anderson. Special great grandmother to Myah and Reese Carpenter, Orial’s most cherished treasures. Loving daughter of Violet (late Melvin) Oliver. Dear sister of Marion (late Ron) Thomson, Elaine (Jim) Newport, and Randy (late Darwin) Oliver. Predeceased by her sister and nephew Karen and Dale Hanses. She will be missed by all those that knew her. At Orial’s request cremation will take place and there will be no visitation or funeral service. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice, Sarnia Lambton.

A special thank you to Dr. Crombeen and the Palliative Care team of Sarnia Lambton, the VON nurses and PSWs, and the staff on the 5th floor Palliative Care of Bluewater Health for their care and compassion over the past year and a half.



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  1. Sending our Condolences Rob and Shelly Atwell and family sorry to hear of your loss. Hugs

  2. Hey Brian sorry to read this about your Mom! You and Shelley take care. Thinking of you guys!

  3. Our condolences to Orial’s family. So sorry for your loss. She was the best Mail Lady we had for years. She will be missed by all that knew her.

  4. Our deepest condolences to the Carpenter and Oliver families. Oriel was a special lady. She drove our kids on the bus and delivered our mail for years. Always willing to have a bit of a chat at the mailbox! She will be missed.
    Shelley and Jim Kelly

  5. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. The kids remember Orial as their bus driver, she was always thoughtful and kind.

  6. Thinking of the Carpenter family at this time of loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  7. Our sincere condolences to Aunt Violet, Brain, Shelley, Kylie Carpenter and Oliver Families. You will be in our thoughts and prayers. Bill, Heather, Liam, and Finn Beveridge

  8. Sending you my Love and condolences for the loss of my good friend and niece, Orial

    Love always Aunt Florence (Smith)

  9. Sincere condolences to the family on the passing of Orial, also to Violet and all the Oliver families. You will have many memories to help in these times. Marie Sheppard

  10. Condolences to Shelly, Brian and families, our thoughts are with you through such a difficult time.
    Mark & Tracey Sitzes

  11. Our condolences Brian and Shelley and families. I remember your mom fondly. Always with a smile on her face. Cherish the memories she will be there always. Bonnie and Kevin

  12. Condolences to all of the Carpenter and Oliver family members. Orial was a very kind and caring person.

  13. Brian & Shelly and Rob & Shelly and all your families. She was Dans beloved aunt there was never another women like her. I remember when I first met her. She said I act like her and I was going to fit in your family. Always made us laugh. Sorry. For all your losses. Our condolences to all of your families. Big hugs to you all Roxanne and Dan

  14. Dear Carpenter family. Our thoughts and prayers to you all. Both Orial and Russell drove bus for our 3 precious children. Orial always was so caring and kind. We knew they were ib giid hands wuth her at the wheel, we all loved and appreciated her . Bruce, Cathy, Julie, Dan and Sarah Langstaff

  15. Sending heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Orial. Always will have fond memories of Orial. Rest in Peace.

  16. To all of Orials family So sorry to hear this sad news. Thoughts and prayers are with all of you. May she RIP Deepest Sympathy

    Dianne McLean and Carl Gadsby

  17. Brian, Brad, Brett, Kylie, and family
    Our condolences on the passing of your mother and grandmother. Our thoughts are with you during this difficult time. 💔

  18. Sympathy goes to Brian and Shelley plus your Entire Families . I knew Orial from years ago i drove bus with Orial and Russell . Always friendly and would chat when seeing her . Thinking of everyone at this difficult time . Orial is back with her love of her life Russell ! Love Always Maureen Bailey , Holly and Tim , Tyson , Mason Strangway plus Greg and Kelly , Harper and Cooper Bailey xoxo