Longley, Jacqueline

May 29, 1946 ~ November 12, 2016

img_2551LONGLEY, Jacqueline Katherine – With saddened hearts we announce the passing of Jacqueline Katherine Longley (nee Pettit) of St. Clair Township. She passed away with her family by her side after a courageous battle on Saturday, November 12, 2016 at Bluewater Health, Sarnia. Beloved wife of Howard Longley for 50 years. Loving mother of Kathy Tucker (Paul Saunders) and Krista (Dan) Turner. Treasured grandma to Danielle Tucker, Brock, Evan, Kate and Ava Turner. Jackie followed her grandchildren to many different fields and arenas to watch them play baseball, soccer, lacrosse and her favourite, hockey. She enjoyed watching the Toronto Maple Leafs and Toronto Blue Jays. Jackie was retired from Bell Canada. May she rest in peace after years of struggles with cancer and heart disease.

Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Wednesday, November 16, 2016 from 2-4 and 7-9pm.

Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 11:00am from the Funeral Home.

Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Canadian Cancer Society or Bluewater Health – Palliative Care.


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  1. @Howard and family, so sorry to hear of the loss of your dear wife and mother Jackie. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.Sincerely Velma and Hugh Forbes.

  2. Rick and I are so sorry to here of Jackie’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  3. Howard, Krista, and Kathy I know that this is a hard time for you all I have many fond memories of Jackie and you with the girls at the old Sherwood. The girls may not remember me but I watched them grow up over the years and become parents and saw that you all had a wonderful time together. It will be hard to carry on but Jackie would want you all to have full and good lives. Hope to see you soon Howard. I was trying to get out to the funeral
    home but was not able to as I needed dressing change today and tomorrow I will be at the hospital for my pre-op checkup with the nurses and anethesioligest. Best to you all.

  4. Krista and family, I’m very sorry for the loss of your mom. May you be comforted during this hard time by the wonderful memories you have. My thoughts are with you and your family.
    Kelly Kremer and family

  5. So sorry to hear of Jackie’s passing.Our condolences to you Howard and your family.Warren and Mary Lou Milliken

  6. Dear Howard and family
    Our prayers of comfort and strength are with you at this time and through the coming days. May the many memories of the happy times you had together give you comfort and help to hold Jackie close in your hearts.
    Bill and Susan Miller

  7. Howard and Family.
    We would like to send our deepest condolences. When someone you love becomes a memory… that memory becomes a treasure forever.
    Thinking of all of you at this difficult time. May Jackie rest in peace.

  8. So sorry for your loss, knew Howard through my employment at John Crane Canada. My thoughts and prayers are with the family. Jackie now at peace and will be your guardian angel from above.

  9. Howard, I am so very sorry to hear of Jackie’s passing.My Sympathy to you and your family
    Memories are like threads of gold
    They never tarnish
    or grow old

  10. Howard and family ,
    So very sorry for your loss , may your happy memories keep you strong at this sad time. Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers.

  11. Condolences to all of Jackie’s family. She was truly a special person, a fighter and a loving mother and grandmother. We are glad to have known her over the years. All our love Randy & Sue Morley.

  12. We’ll always remember Jackie’s wonderful gentle soul. Our heartfelt condolences go out to you and your family. We will surely miss the presence of a truly loving and kind person. The Fenwick Family

  13. To Howard and family ..So sorry to hear of your loss Thoughts and prayers to you and your family. May the support of family and friends help you through this difficult time

  14. Krista and family,
    Sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing.
    Thoughts and prayers for you and your family, at this difficult time.
    Norma and family

  15. Our hearts go out to your whole family. We know how much your Mom was a special part of all your lives. We are thinking of you with heartfelt sympathy.

  16. Howard,Kathy,Krista and families
    A great loss of a shining light for all. She certainly was fulfilled forgetting about herself and giving so much of herself to family and others. That is where she gathered the strength and spirit to travel graciously through life and suffering. Her spirit and will a source of peace for all.

  17. Howard, Krista and Kathy, we send our deepest condolences on the loss of Jackie, a wonderful lady.

  18. Howard and Family;
    Although I didn’t know Jacqueline, I’m an acquaintance of Howard’s. I know that through her suffering, you’ve also suffered. You’ve all earned this peace. I won’t be joining you for the service, but will be thinking of you.

  19. Howard and Family, so sorry for your loss. Jackie was a good lady and loved her family very much. May she find peace now, after all her struggles.
    Lise Shaw

  20. So sorry Jackie lost her hard fought battle. I will remember our ‘Cruise of 4 for our 65th’ with Janet and Margie. Janet will be lost without her. May Howard, family and friends celebrate her life as she lived it.

  21. Howard, Krista, and Kathy. So sorry for your loss. My Jackie rest in peace. Condolences from Blair & Kelly Douglas

  22. Howard,Kathy and Krista I am so sorry to hear of Jackie passing.She was a very special lady to everyone she met and a great friend. Our Condolences are with all of you at this very difficult time.Rest In Peace dear friend. Marg Foster and Family.

  23. I have known Jackie and Howard for over 40 years. She was so friendly, a fantastic cook and loved her family deeply.. She was also braver than anyone I know in her health battles. I never heard her complain. Her sense of humour was epic.
    To Krista, Kathy and Howard, and other family members, our continued prayers and condolences.
    Annette Webber and Gord Baker

  24. Howard, I’m so sorry to hear about your loss. Our sympathies to you and your family…. Steve and Laurie Pepper

  25. Saddened in the loss of such a special long time friend..from high school years forward. Always a smile and a true friend to many, she fought many difficult illness battled without complaint. Family was her focus and she will rest in peace until we all meet again..