January 1, 1926 – August 6, 2012
Dorothy Jane Perrault, beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, passed away peacefully after a long battle with dementia at Cedars Villa Nursing Home (Poplar Unit) on Monday, August 6, 2012 at the age of 86 years.
Dorothy was born on the farm in Regina, Saskatchewan on January 1, 1926 where she lived until she married Jerry and moved to Calgary.
Dorothy will be sadly missed by her sons and daughters-in-law, Terry and Joyce Perrault, and Ron and Val Perrault; daughter and son-in-law Janice and Ben Ranger; grandchildren, Kevin (Desteny) Perrault, Donna (Ryan) Houston, Ryan (Nadine) Perrault, and Haley Perrault; great-grandchildren, Aidan and Dominic Houston, Christine Perrault, and Blake Perrault. Dorothy will also be lovingly remembered by her brothers, Bob Hill and Fred Hill; sister May Tissington; as well as many nieces and nephews and all of Jerry’s family. Dorothy was predeceased by her beloved husband Jerry in 2007; parents Sarah and Fred Hill; and brother Johnny Hill. The family would like to thank everyone who had a hand in caring for Mom over the past three and a half years at Cedars Villa Nursing Home (Poplar Unit).
A Celebration of Dorothy’s Life will be held at the home of Ron and Val Perrault on Saturday, August 11, 2012 from 12:00 noon to 4:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca.
In living memory of Dorothy Perrault, 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