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Patterson, Dorothy

Died peacefully with family by her side on Monday, January 14, 2013 at the age of 93. Survived by her loving family, daughter Pat Putnam (Ray) of Kelowna; son Ken Patterson (Susan Herring) of Peachland; granddaughters: Sandra Elford (Joss), Lisa Sherrard (Tim), Kristy Putnam (John Denham); four great granddaughters: Brynn, Eva, Phoebe and Mia. Predeceased by her husband Lisle; eight siblings and great grandson Quinn.

Dorothy was born in Saskatchewan where she met Lisle. They moved to MacGregor, MB and after the War they bought the Red & White store which they ran for many years. Dorothy was highly involved with the United Church choir and the UCW. In later years she lived in Lion’s Place in Winnipeg where she spent many happy years with her sister Helen and sisters-in-law Selma and Dolly. They had many fun years together. For the last 7 years Dorothy lived in Kelowna to be near Ken & Pat. She resided in Sandalwood where she loved playing cards & bingo.

A service will be held at a later date in MacGregor. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Central Okanagan Hospice House, 2035 Ethel Street, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 2Z6.

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The service for Patterson, Dorothy is scheduled for At a later date in MacGregor. Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

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  • Gail Schuck says:

    My condolences to Dorothys family,I worked at Sandalwood untill my recent retirement,Dorothy was very special to me I cared a lot for her I will miss her. Gail Schuck

    • Kathleen Lamb says:

      My mom wanted me to send her condolences to your family. Dorthy was a good friend and my mother and Dorthy shared many fond memories together at Lions Place. Mom said she will miss Dorthy and the phone calls they had shared since she moved to Kelona. Our thoughts go out to you all in this time of sorrow.

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