Wakeling – Sandra (Firby) of St. Thomas passed away at the L.H.S.C. Victoria Campus on Sunday, January 3rd, 2016, in her 59th year. Beloved wife and best friend of John Wakeling. Loved daughter of Christina “Chris” (Anderson) Firby and the late Donald Firby (2003). Dearly loved mother of Krista Wakeling (Nathan) and Sandra Grace Dobrowolski (Tom) and cherished grandmother of Sophia, Jacob, Ashton and Lillian. Dear sister of Cheryl Ann Dawdy (Don) of Shedden and Marianne Blankenship (John) of Port Bruce. She will be lovingly remembered by several nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, cousins and friends. Sandra was born in St. Thomas on April 8th, 1957. She worked at Chartwell Nursing Home, Aylmer.
Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin Street, St. Thomas where funeral services will be held on Friday at 11:00am. Cremation to follow. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Thursday from 2:00-4:00pm and 7:00-9:00pm. Memorial donations may be made to the Children’s Hospital of Western Ontario.