Dorothy May McLaren

Dorothy McLaren (nee Woods) of South Mountain passed away peacefully at Winchester District Memorial Hospital on Tues., July 19, 2016. She was 88.
She was the beloved wife of the late Dan McLaren. She was the loving Mom of Berdeane Cook, Shirley Kruis (Jack Baker), Dave McLaren (Bev), Patricia Allen (Kevin), and Tamie Hehn (Rob Frederick). She was the cherished Grandma of Larry, the late Kevin, Samantha (Janice), Robert, Michael (Kim), Christopher (Sara), David (Suzette), Bobby Joe (Tracey), Ryan (Naomi), and Trevor; and great-grandchildren Mia, Lila, Crue, Lexi, Kane, and Jaden. Dorothy was the dear sister of Ed Woods (Jean), and the late Lillian Montroy and Fred Woods. She was the aunt of many nieces and nephews.
By Dorothy’s request, a memorial service was held at the Byers Funeral Home, 2990 Church Street in South Mountain (613-989-3836), on Fri., July 22 at 11 am. Interment of cremation at South Gower Cemetery followed the service.
By family request, donations may be made to the Perley and Rideau Veterans Health Centre Foundation.
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