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Dorothy Thornton

Dorothy Emma Grace Thornton (Wallace)

Friday, August 19th, 1927 - Tuesday, August 20th, 2019
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THORNTON, Dorothy Emma Grace (nee Wallace)

Passed away at her home on Tuesday, August 20th, 2019 in her 93rd year with family by her side. Daughter of the late George and Luella Wallace (nee Waldron). Beloved wife of 70 years of J. Orval Thornton. Loving mother of Pamela Curtis (Mike) of Erin, Cheri Davidson (Gary) of Belleville, Tammy Thornton (Paul Hart) of Stouffville, Patti Thornton, Kim Lott (Kevin) and Mickey Thornton (Jim Kammer) all of Belleville. Proud grandmother of Brandon, Tavia, Kristal, Robbie, Jennah, Mitchell and Kirsten. Great grandmother of Meadow. Cremation arrangements have been made with BELLEVILLE FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL LTD. 68 N. Front St. Belleville (613-968-5080). A Memorial Service will be held at Christ Church Anglican, 39 Everett St. Belleville on Thursday, August 29th, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. Visitation will be held one hour prior from 12-1 p.m. Inurnment Victoria Cemetery, Plainfield. In lieu of flowers memorial donations to Christ Church Building Fund or charity of choice are appreciated.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, August 29th, 2019 | 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    Thursday, August 29th, 2019 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    Christ Church Anglican
    39 Everett Street
    Belleville, Ontario K8P 3K1
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  • Memorial Service

    Thursday, August 29th, 2019 | 1:00pm
    Thursday, August 29th, 2019 1:00pm
    Christ Church Anglican
    39 Everett Street
    Belleville, Ontario K8P 3K1
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Father Jeff O'Hare
  • Interment

    Victoria Cemetery
    Bronk Road
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    After Luncheon.

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Janet Ellenberger

Posted at 09:25am
To the Thornton family,
I have so many great memories of your Mom driving a car load of us to the library, sewing CGIT uniforms, organizing your birthday parties, she was just so warm and welcoming that I loved visiting your home! Thinking of you all and sending prayers.
Janet (Loynes) Ellenberger

shona secretary

Posted at 04:18pm
Hugs to your family, Pam. A beautiful woman with a beautiful and very talented family. With deepest regards and love, your Guelph Little Theatre famly.

Tom Potter

Posted at 12:22pm
Tammy, Paul and Rob . . .Patty and family.
Ulla and I are thinking off you all at this time. As Tammy mentioned, you were all so blessed to have your mom in your lives .
We're sure the good memories will sustain you through the difficult period.
Lots of love
Ulla and Tom

Dian Borek

Posted at 09:21am
Sending our love and deepest sympathy to you and your family Pam.
Dian and Bob Borek


Posted at 01:30pm
Tammy, Patti and Paul, our deepest condolences on the loss of your mother(in-law).
Liam and Hilda Kelly

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