Gillett – Barbara Jeanine of Caressant Care Home, St. Thomas and formerly of Niagara Falls, passed away peacefully, on Monday, November 14th, 2016 , at her residence at the age of 82. Dearly loved wife and best friend of 61 years. Ross Gillett and much loved mother of Diane White (Dave) of St. Thomas, David Gillett (late Marsha) of California, Brenda Bennett (Rev. Dan) of Fort Erie, Brian Gillett (Donna) of Alliston. Cherished grandmother of Justin (Mika), Laura (Anthony), Eric (Karli), Siobhan (Jordan) , Alex (Nicky) and Aidan. Dear sister of Richard Deakin (Beth) of Barrie, late Patricia McTaggart and sister-in-law of Ken McTaggart (Liz). And Kathie Moody. Sadly missed by a number of nieces and nephews. Barbara was born in London, Ontario on February 11, 1934, the daughter of the late Richard Charles and Rose (Ashby) Deakin. She was retired from Canada Trust (T.D.). Barbara was a member of St. John’s Anglican Church, Niagara Falls. A public memorial service will be held at St., John’s Anglican Church, 20 Flora St., St. Thomas on Thursday at 1:00 p.m. Visitation at the Church Thursday from 12:00-1:00 p.m. Cremation has taken place. Remembrances may be made to the Alzheimer Society. Visitation at the Church one hour prior to the service. Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas in charge of arrangements. A very special thank you to the nurses and staff of Caressant Care Home, Mary Bucke St., St. Thomas for their excellent care and compassion.