March 17, 1917- Medicine Hat, AB
June 12, 2013 – Calgary, AB
Dorothy Patricia Duxbury passed away peacefully at the Sarcee Care West on Wednesday, June 12th 2013 at the age of 96 years.
Dorothy was born to William and Annie Keats in Medicine Hat, AB on March 17, 1917. She was an AGT telephone operator in Drumheller and Calgary, where she met and married Joseph Duxbury in 1946. They enjoyed 50 years together in Calgary and enjoyed travelling and camping with their holiday trailer. She was a devoted daughter to her parents, and her mother lived with them until her death. Dorothy’s home for the past four years was Trinity Lodge where her sense of humor and happy outlook on life was treasured.
Dorothy leaves to mourn many nieces, nephews, and a multitude of life long friends.
She was predeceased by her husband Joseph in January of 1997, her
parents, brothers Howard, Elmer, and Edward.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Monday, June 17th 2013 at 2 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queens Park Cemetery. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Dorothy Duxbury, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH, Telephone: 403-276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences