Windsor Senior Wins $150,000


It will be smooth sailing for a Windsor man who won the lottery.

John Paul Marentette, a 78-year-old man in a wheelchair, had his brother spin "The Big Spin Wheel" for him at the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto before landing on a $150,000 prize.

"This is my first major win," says Marentette. "It feels great." 

When he purchased his ticket at the store, it said 'Big Spin'.

He plans to use the winnings to pay for a Florida cruise, pay some bills, buy a motorbike and a new air conditioner

The winning ticket was purchased at CNIB Walmart kiosk on Tecumseh Road in Windsor.