Michelle Mahood was a 51yr old man has been identified as the victim of a drowning Saturday in Grand Bend.
Mahood was the director of ambulatory surgery services for St. Joesph’s Health Care London.
St. Joe’s issued the following statement about Mahood’s death:
“We at St. Joseph’s Health Care London are shocked and saddened by the news of the sudden passing of Michelle Mahood, Director, ambulatory surgery services.
“A graduate of the University of Windsor School of Nursing, Michelle began her career at St. Joseph’s as a registered nurse. Over the years Michelle held numerous roles in different areas of care, including admissions, family medicine and inpatient surgical services, and most recently as the leader for ambulatory surgery services at St. Joseph’s Hospital.
“Michelle has been a loved and respected part of the St. Joseph’s family for many years and she will be greatly missed. In our grief, our leadership, physicians and staff are reflecting upon this tragic loss.
“Our thoughts and prayers are with Michelle’s family at this difficult time.”
The OPP say they responded to a call on River Road at 1:30 a.m. on Saturday.