Obituary for Dorothy Dorey
Dorothy Francis (Allen) Dorey
95, died peacefully at home on Todd’s Island, Head of St. Margaret’s Bay, February 17, 2018 with her family by her side.
Dot is survived by her husband of 73 years Edmund (Ted), her children Allen (Cammie), Margaret Anne Johnson, Elizabeth, Robin (Kathy) and Rebecca Dorey, and daughter-in-law Martha Dorey. Dot was also the proud grandmother of 11 grand children and 10 great grandchildren. Also survived by a sister Jean, in Florida.
She was predeceased by her sons Stephen and Tom as well as son-in-law Malcolm Johnson.
Dot was the owner and operator of Dots Beauty Salon for many years. Both she and Ted were very active with their bowling league and the White Caps Seniors group. They also travelled frequently with the White Caps.
She will be sadly missed and fondly remembered. A beautiful smile, quick wit and a great sense of humour, Dot was well respected and loved by her family and the community in which she lived. A proud mother, grandmother and great grandmother her greatest joy was her family.
A memorial service will be held Wednesday February 21, 2018 at 1:00 pm at St. George’s Anglican Church, Head of St. Margaret’s Bay. Rev. Brieanna officiating.
Thank you to Dr. Krista Thompson for her care and compassion over the years. Thank you to Northwood Home Care and VON for their excellent care and to Tantallon Pharmasave. Thank you to the many neighbours and friends for all their kindness and support.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to charity of choice.
Online condolences can be sent to www.rawalker.ca