Passed away peacefully at Cedarwood Lodge on Friday, September 2, 2016, at the age of 99. Predeceased by her dear husband Wilbur (1971). Loving mother of William (late Jane), Lois Adcock (Robert), Philip (late Kris), Ronald (Patricia) and Keith. Adored grandmother of 9, great-grandmother of 16, and great great grandmother of 12. Special sister of Edith Young, Ruth Hill (late Don), late Margaret Ann Green (late Vaino), late Walter Young, late Ida Young, late Celia Burnside (late Don), and the late Viola Everett (late Archie). Sister-in-law of late Leonard (Nora), late Joe (late Nora), late May Perry (late Frank), and late Mable Ableson (late Roger). Dorothea will be remembered by her many nieces, nephews, and extended family.
Special thank you to the excellent staff at the Cedarwood Lodge for all the care and compassion shown to mom over the last year and a half.
Friends and family are invited to visit at Northwood Funeral Home Cremation and Reception Centre (942 Great Northern Road, Sault Ste. Marie, ON) on Wednesday, September 7, 2016, from 11:00 a.m. until time of funeral service in the chapel at 12:00 noon with Rev. Helen Smith officiating.
Memorial donations to the Heart and Stoke Foundation or A.R.C.H would be appreciated by the family.