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In Loving Memory Of

Dorothy Wood

 

Dorothy Wood, resident of Wembley, AB, formerly of Swan River, MB, passed away on Monday, November 28, 2016 at Beaverlodge Hospital, at the age of 92 years.

Dorothy was born May 15, 1924 in Pense, SK. The family moved from Adams, SK to Whitebeech, SK, around 1935. She went to school through Grade 10 in various schools. Dorothy married Walter in 1943 and they settled in Swan River, MB and raised seven children on the corner of 10th and Ross.

Mom accepted Jesus as her Lord and Savior in 1952, and this change influenced her life and the lives of all her children and their families.

She was a Fuller Brush door-to-door sales representative for many years. She was an avid quilter and knitter, and also enjoyed writing poetry. Dorothy was a wonderful mother, grandmother, and; great-grandmother in more ways than one and she will be sadly missed.

Dorothy is survived by her children Bob (Barbie), Barb (Garry) Hermanson, David (Ruth), Lorne (Connie), Leslie, Ron (Heather), and Joanne (Joe) Holland; 27 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; 2 sisters Elva Hunt of Brandon, MB, and Eleanor Ewen of Chipman, AB; as well as many nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her husband Walter (2010), grandson Justin (2003), brother Don and sister Alma.

A Funeral Service will be held on Monday, December 5, 2016, at 11:00am at Oliver’s Funeral Home in Grande Prairie, AB (10005 107 Ave.). A Viewing will be held prior at 10:00am.

A second Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 1:00pm at Paull Funeral Home in Swan River, MB (506 2 St. N). A Viewing will be held prior at 12:00pm. Interment will follow at Birchwood Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to Canadian Diabetes Association or to Canadian Cancer Society.

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In Loving Memory of

Dorothy Wood
(Maiden: Green)
 

 
 

 
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Visitation

Monday, December 5, 2016
10:00 AM
Oliver's Funeral Home
10005 - 107 Ave
Grande Prairie
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Funeral Service Details

Funeral Service
Monday, December 5, 2016
11:00 AM
Oliver's Funeral Home
10005 - 107 Ave
Grande Prairie, AB
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