After a courageous battle, our dear Mom and Nanny the warrior, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on October 7, 2018. Predeceased by her husband William (Bill) Dalton (November 16, 2004). Cherished by her children Andrea, Bill, Danette and her grandchild, and apple of her eye William (Will). Also predeceased by her parents Daniel and Margaret Fitzgerald, sisters Evelyn (Patrick), Theresa (Michael), and her brother Daniel. Leaving to mourn her siblings Cyril (Theresa), Winifred and Angela (Francis). Also predeceased by the Dalton family, Jeremiah and Mary Dalton, Richard (Ida), Frances (Michael) Vincent (Alice), Don (Angeline), Genevieve (Isaac), Jeremiah, and George (Rita). Also leaving to mourn many nieces and nephews. Doris gave tirelessly and generously to her family and community. Her strength and unwavering ability defined her. Doris is a graduate of Memorial University, and loved her vocation as a teacher at East End School and St. Michael's School, Bell Island, NL and she adored her students. Doris was also a devout member of St. Gregory Church in Cambridge, and was a member of the St. Gregory Christian Service Committee. Doris' children would like to thank Father John Redmond of St. Pius X church in Brantford. Mass of Christian burial will take place at St. Gregory's Church, Cambridge on Saturday October 13, 2018 at 11a.m. Internment to follow at Mountview Cemetary. Reception to follow Internment at St. Gregory Church reception room. In lieu of flowers, donations to Lisaard House in mom's memory would be appreciated. May she rest in peace.
Saturday, October 13, 2018