July 2, 1933 – Dauphin, MB
August 6, 2014 – Calgary, AB
Dorothy Doerfler beloved mother and sister, passed away peacefully in her sleep at the Rockyview Hospital on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the age of 81.
Dorothy is survived by her five children, Craig (Ruth), Wendy (Bob), Grant (Wendy), Robin (Ross) and Kyle (LaVae); eleven grandchildren, Angela, Trevor, Crystal, Petra, Lucas, Alexia, Taylor, Logan, Chantel, Liam and Izora; seven great-grandchildren, Hunter, River, Chad, Isabella, Kaelyn, Tristyn and Shiva. She is also survived by her two sisters, Denise (Jim) and Sharon (David); her two brothers, Dave and Dean (Iris).
Dorothy was predeceased by her second husband George Farnish; and her parents David and Izora Doerfler.
I’D LIKE THE MEMORY OF ME TO BE A HAPPY ONE.
I’D LIKE TO LEAVE ON AN AFTER GLOW OF SMILES WHEN LIFE IS DONE.
I’D LIKE TO LEAVE ON ECHO WHISPERING SOFTLY DOWN THE WAYS, OF HAPPY TIMES AND LAUGHING TIME AND BRIGHT SUMMER DAYS.
I’D LIKE THE TEARS OF THOSE WHO GRIEVE TO DRY BEFORE THE SUN, OF HAPPY MEMORIES THAT I LEAVE WHEN LIFE IS DONE.
Memorial Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Eastside, 5388 Memorial Drive N.E.) on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire memorial tributes may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, 200 – 325 Manning Rd. N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 2P5 Telephone: (403) 205-3966, email firstname.lastname@example.org or to the Canadian Diabetes Association, #204, 2323 – 32nd Avenue N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 6Z3 Telephone: (403) 266-0620, ext. 112, www.diabetes.ca.
In living memory of Dorothy Doerfler, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE N.E., Calgary, AB Telephone: 403-248-8585.Print This Obituary & Condolences