RICHES, Marian (Marnie) Sept. 29, 1950 - Dec. 10, 2004 Classic Golf Centre, Arnprior) Passed away in Renfrew Victoria Hospital on Friday evening in her 55th year after 3 long years of a courageous and valiant battle with cancer, Marnie has taken her final steps home to be with Jesus. She will be sadly missed but never forgotten by her husband and best friend, Mike of 24 years marriage, her stepson Tony and sister-in law Mary (Tom Goodberry). She is predeceased by her father Jim Charbonneau and sisters Anita Warner and Donna Kafenzakis. She will always be remembered, cherished and loved by her mother Helen Charbonneau and her brothers and sisters, Brenda (Bert Morrow), Joe (Karen), Marie (John Buscomb), Della (Carl Nichols), Christina (Bryan Morgan), Bob, Kathryn (Don McCrea), George, Bill (Heather), Laurie (Brian McClune) and Lisa (John Zavitski). She leaves behind many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and good friends who will dearly miss her smiling face and great sense of humour. She will be dearly missed by her godchildren Jeff and her "Wee Darling" Brooke. Marnie will also be fondly remembered by her brothers-in-law Peter Warner and Nick Kafenzakis. One of Marnie's favorite songs "Don't Forget to Remember Me" shall sing in our hearts never forgetting the good times we have shared over the years and we will always love her forever. We love you Marn, and as you always replied to us "I love you back". A private family visitation service was held in The Boyce Funeral Home Chapel, 138 Daniel Street North, Arnprior on Monday December 13, 2004 from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Donations to Renfrew Victoria Hospital Palliative Care Unit appreciated by her family. Condolences/Donations/Tributes at www.boycefuneralhome.ca. Published in the Ottawa Citizen from 12/12/2004 - 12/14/2004.