Marion Jean Carter (nee Lainson) Dec. 8,1932 - Nov. 5, 2018 - It is with heavy heart and great sadness that we announce the passing of Marion Jean Carter at Royal Victoria Hospital, surrounded by her children. Born in Barrie, daughter of the late Theodore and Ruth Lainson, predeceased by her dear husband Lorne, sister to Bob Lainson (France), the late Dorothy Horner (Allan), the late Don Lainson and Bill Lainson (Frances). Marion will be held in the hearts of her three children, Kim Carter (Cathy), Wendy Faulkner (Larry),Tracy Brown (Mike) and her grandchildren Stephanie, Brea, Jason, Kaley and Cody and her great grandchildren Dylan, Justin, Nathan, Leah, Henry and Nora.Marion and Lorne will be remembered for their local business (Barrie’s Upholstery) and their commitment to their family, friends and community. They were valued members of the Kinsmen and Kinette club where Marion served as the regional co-ordinator and held the position of president of K-40 for 30 years. Marion and Lorne were avid organizers and entertainers in their home, neighbourhood, trailer camp and community. Their annual wine and cheese parties were attended by many and in this spirit, we ask you to join us for a celebration of life Wine and Cheese for Marion at the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 147 (enter off of Ferris Lane) on Sat. Dec. 8 from 3-6pm. Internment will take place at Barrie Union Cemetery on Sat. Nov. 17 at 11:00a.m.