Dorothy Jean Marks, born in Port Alberni, BC on January 5, 1945, passed away peacefully in her residence at Seymour Arm, BC on Monday, December 14, 2015 at the age of 70 years.
Dorothy will be lovingly remembered by her husband, Wilmer; children, Corrina (Kevin) Welch of Kingston, ON, Connie (Fred) Fernandes of Red Deer, AB, Kodie (Jodie) Nelson of Calgary, AB, Kelly (Mike) Knapp of Hanover, ON, Christy (George) Rajbar of Calgary, AB; stepchildren, Lorelie (Barry) Marks of Edmonton, AB, Randy (Faith) Marks of Calgary, AB and Nicole (Chris) Eckman of Tolfield, AB; 21 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren; and brother, Lloyd (Bernie) Pawlko of Tolfield, AB.
Dorothy will be fondly remembered as a fun-loving person with a great sense of humour who never complained. She touched the lives of the people of Seymour Arm and started a charity AWE (Ageing With Ease), which assists people to stay in their homes in Seymour Arm as they age.
A celebration of Dorothy’s life will be held at a later date in the summer.
Online condolences may be sent through Dorothy’s obituary at www.bowersfuneralservice.com
Arrangements are in the care of Bowers Funeral Home and Crematorium, Salmon Arm.