Mary Dorothy McDonald
Dorothy McDonald (nee McEvoy) entered into eternal rest on Mon., May 16, 2016 in her home in Vernon. She was 89.
She was predeceased by her husband, Donald, in 2013. Debra McQuoid (the late Sean), Duane (Cecilia), Dayle (Kevin Mannion), David, the late Darlene (the late Mark Goodwin), and the late Danny were proud to call this lovely lady, Mother. Dorothy was the proud grandmother to Tammarah, Jason, Lyndsay, Ashley, Tara, Cameron, Connor, Zachary, Kaleb, Jazmin, Gjilianne, Daniel, and Liam. She was delighted to have six great-grandchildren. Dorothy is survived by her sister, Lillian Sayant, and her brothers, Phillip, Joseph, Peter, and Patrick.
Dorothy was raised in the Snake Island area, and after high school worked at the Bank of Canada. After many years as a stay-at-home mom, she worked for National Revenue until her retirement. Dorothy was an avid participant in St. George’s ACW, and a member of the Women’s Institute for many years. She also enjoyed many hours of playing euchre at the Vernon Fellowship Club.
The funeral was conducted on Fri., May 20 at the Daley Family Funeral Home in Metcalfe (613-821-2120) followed by interment at Springhill Cemetery.
Many thanks to those who visited Dorothy during her illness and for making donations to the Canadian Cancer Society and St. George’s Church.