Dorothy Minnie (Bell) Chappell (nee Dolphin) late of the Birchwood Retirement Residence, passed away on May 10, 2003 in her 92nd year, in Chilliwack General Hospital. Born in New Westminster on July 29, 1911.
Survived by her son Ed (Diana) Bell, Lake Montezuma, AZ.; daughter Elaine (Phil) Halladay, Chilliwack; sister Phyllis (Don) Dixon, Seattle, WA.; and sister-in-laws Dorothy Dolphin, Coquitlam, and Edna Chappell, Langley. Also survived by five grandchildren and their spouses; and 14 great-grandchildren. Fondly remembered by nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by husband Stephen in 1994; mother and father, James and Violet Dolphin; sister Marjorie; and brother James (Jimmy).
Many thanks to Dr. E.A. Quinn, the caring staff on NU4, Fraser Cheam Home Support workers, and her many friends and staff at the Birchwood.
In lieu of flowers, donations could be made to her much-loved talking books c/o CNIB – Library Services, 1929 Bayview Ave., Toronto, Ont., M4G 3E8, or to the Parkinson Society of B.C., Ste. 600, 890 W. Pender, Vancouver, B.C. V6C 1J9.