Dorothy Joan Prior
Dorothy Joan Prior of RR 2 Mountain died on Sept. 18, 2003 at Winchester District Memorial Hospital. She was 85.
She was born in Binfield, England on April 30, 1918 to the late Jane and Albert Sharpe.
She was predeceased by husband John Robert Prior on May 14, 1989. They were married on April 18, 1940 in England.
She was a housekeeper. During the Second World War, she worked with the Volunteer Order of Nursing.
She had lived at Hillcrest Haven at RR 2 Mountain for the previous 10 years. She was a member of the Anglican Church. She was predeceased by daughter Patricia Beckinsale, and brothers Albert, John and Jack Sharpe.
She is survived by son-in-law David (Louise) Beckinsale; and grandchildren Paul (Sandra) Beckinsale and Sally (Terry) Shaver. She will also be remembered by great-grandchildren Shane and Shannen Beckinsale; and Ashley and Chelsea Shaver.
The funeral was held at St. Peter’s Anglican Church on Sept 22, officiated by Rev. Brian Kauk. Cremation followed. Arrangements were entrusted to the Byers Funeral Home in South Mountain.