Dorothy Marion WILSON

Coleman (nee Ballentine)

Born November 7th 1913 in Carnduff, Sask. Passed away September 1st 2008.

Survived by her sons Harold Coleman (Frances) of Abbotsford, Robert Coleman (Mary) of Nanaimo. Grandchildren Darlene McPhate (William) of Bridgewater, Nova Scotia, Gary Coleman of Abbotsford, Grant Coleman (Cathy) of North Delta. Great grandchildren Claudine McPhate, Caledon McPhate both of Calgary. Great-great-granddaughter Ivy McPhate of Calgary.

Predeceased by her first husband W. Floyd Coleman in 1975 and second husband Walter Wilson in 1995.

Dorothy and Floyd were married in 1934 during the height of the Great Depression in which they not only survived the depression, but also raised a family.

Dorothy enjoyed carpet bowling, travelling, and playing cards.

Our thanks also to Dr. Enns and the other doctors and nurses of Chilliwack General Hospital for their care and patience during mom’s final hospital stay.

Services were held on Thursday, September 4th at 10.00 am at Henderson’s Funeral Home, Chilliwack. If friends and family wish, in lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.