Dorothy Childs

Passed away peacefully on June 8, 2018 at Portal Village in her 99th year. Loving mother of Carol Childs and Greta Hales. Dear grandmother of Dennis Coursey, Celeste Rimac, Veronica Thornton, Christine Thornton and great grandmother of Erin Coursey, Zoe Rimac, Sophie Johnson, Curtis Coursey, Nigel Johnson, Kate Johnson, Simone Coursey, and Bellamy Cisneros. Also survived by nieces and nephews in Manitoba and British Columbia. She was predeceased by her husband Roy – 1997. Dorothy was a resident of Portal Village for the past 17 years, and treasured the many friends she made there.  She was a keen Scrabble and Rummoli player, she loved painting, knitting, and needlepoint.  

In keeping with Dorothy’s wishes, cremation has taken place with arrangements entrusted to the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL, 179 Clarence Street, Port Colborne.

If so desired, memorial donations may be made to the Welland and District Humane Society.