Finally released peacefully from the grasp of Alzheimers, surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday, May 7, 2014 in her 84th year at the Ontario Finnish Resthome.
Beloved wife of the late Stanley Wildbore (1993) and former wife of the late Kenneth Biron (1972). Devoted mother of Debbie Bridge (Mark) of North Bay, Lori Reguly (Roland Ruschpler) of Sault Ste. Marie and Stacy King of London. Adored Grandma Dot of Devon Bridge, Amanda Arthurs (Chris), Tyler Reguly (Sara), Elisha Reed (Rob), Michaela Reguly, Courtney King, Austin & Cody Willis. Special Great Grandma Dot of Mason & Lily Reed and Jackson Arthurs. Dear sister of the late Robert Nisbett (Eileen), Jean Richards (late Charlie), late Kitty Vipond (late Ivit), late Donald Nisbett (Edna), all of Sault Ste. Marie, and Joan Hutchison (late Alex) of Calgary. Loving aunt and great aunt to numerous nieces and nephews.
Dot devoted her life to her children. Having worked hard her whole life as an employee of Great Lakes Power Ltd., she retired in 1995 after 48 years with the company. She was also a lifetime member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 25, Ladies Auxiliary.
The family is grateful for the love and support shown to Dot by the amazing staff of the Ontario Finnish Resthome (MKK) over the past 4 years. All of you played a big part in putting a smile on her face each and every day.
Friends may call at the Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre on Thursday, May 8, 2014 from 7 – 9 pm and on Friday, May 9, 2014 from 9 – 10:30 a.m. Funeral service to follow in the chapel at 11 a.m. Rev. Betty Pretty officiating. Interment Greenwood Cemetery. As a tribute to Dot, we suggest that you wear something pink, her favourite colour, and join us in the celebration of her life.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Alzheimer’s Society would be appreciated by the family.
Expressions of sympathy may be made at www.arthurfuneralhome.com