Doreen Cross, BA

Doreen Cross passed away peacefully on Tues., March 18, 2014 in Didsbury, Alta. She was 80.
She will be forever remembered by sister-in-law Alice Cross, nieces Debora MacIntosh and Janet Cross, and nephews Terry Cross and Mark Cross. Doreen was the cherished great-aunt of Sean, Stacey, Nicholas, Sadie, and Ella. She was predeceased by parents Irwin and Winnie Cross, and brother Gerald Cross.
She enjoyed a long and successful career as an elementary school teacher, beginning in Ottawa, and retiring from the Rocky School Division in Alberta. Doreen had a great love of music, and will be remembered as a talented vocalist and pianist.
Visitation will be held at Daniels Funeral Chapels Inc., 472 Main St. in Winchester on Sat., April 12 from 10 to 11 am. The service will follow in the chapel of the funeral home at 11 am. Interment at Maple Ridge Cemetery in Chesterville will follow the service.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian National Institute for the Blind (
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