Dorothy Delphine McFadyen


Mrs. Dorothy Delphine McFadyen passed away at the Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre on Monday, October 14, 2012. Dorothy was born in Forget, Saskatchewan on May 14, 1919. She obtained her teaching certificate and taught in various rural schools in Manitoba prior to her marriage to Clarence in 1944. Dorothy passionately worked for Indian Affairs in Brandon and enjoyed the time she spent golfing, curling, bowling, knitting and travelling. Dorothy was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. Dorothy will always be remembered for her commitment to family, church, and friends, as well as her wonderful sense of humor. Her sentiment of “There is always room in your heart for one more.” is wisdom her family will always cherish. We will all carry a special strength from having shared in her life. Dorothy will be lovingly remembered by her four daughters and sons-in-law; Donna and Iliya Belosevic of Barrhead, Alberta, Joan and Ken Boyce of Langley, B.C., Betty and Harvey Ebner of Neepawa, Manitoba, Tanis and Tom Thompson of Red Deer, Alberta, her nine grandchildren; David and (Christy) Boyce, Jason and (Saisha) Boyce, Lisa and (Greg) Jaman, Sherry Ebner, Julie and (Lewis) Rempel, Joanna Ebner, Jennifer Thompson, Daniel Thompson and Katie Thompson, her seven great-grandchildren; Jackson and Madeline Boyce, Brielle Boyce, Samantha and Wyatt Jaman, June Burnett and Odin Rempel. She is also survived by Ada Osborne, Gordon Osborne, Bert and Vera Osborne, as well as many nieces and nephews. Dorothy was predeceased by her loving husband Clarence, sister Doris Burns, great granddaughter Mackenzie Jaman and numerous other relatives. Dorothy’s “Celebration of Life” service will be held at Kentwood Alliance Church, 4 Kennedy Drive, Red Deer on Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 11:00 A.M. Her internment will be held in Neepawa, Manitoba on Saturday, October 27th, 2012. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

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