CHADWELL, Doris Georgina (nee Hill)
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October 13, 1923 - August 3, 2013
Passed away peacefully at MET Hospital surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by cherished husband Douglas in 2012. Our mother provided wonderful care to him in their home during his last two years. Beloved mother of Dr. Beth Horsburgh and husband Greg of Saskatchewan and Michael Chadwell of LaSalle. Cherished Grandma to Amelia "Amy" Horsburgh and husband Justin Ymana, Jessica Horsburgh and Thomas "Chad" Horsburgh and great grandmother to Saul Ymana. Predeceased by parents Albert Hill and Martha Marsden and sisters Elsie and Gladys. Will be missed by nieces and nephew in Toronto. Doris was a veteran of WWII having served in the Royal Canadian Air Force where she met and married Doug. They were members of the Air Force Club #416 and the R.C.L. Br. #143. Doris enjoyed many years working at Sears (Division 96) developing lifelong friendships. Doris and Doug enjoyed a rich retirement that included travelling with family and friends. Doris loved her home and her gardens, tending to both until her passing. A heartfelt thank you to the wonderful friends and neighbours who supported her. She was a lucky gal during her trips to the Casino and in life generally. Cremation has taken place.
Visitation will be held at
FUNERAL HOME (1525 Highway 3,
1 km west of Walker Rd. 519-969-3939)
on Saturday, August 10, 2013 from 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. A service to celebrate Doris' life will be held in the chapel at 11 a.m. Following the service a light luncheon will be served. In kindness, memorial donations to the Chadwell-Horsburgh Family Award for Nursing Students at the University of Windsor would be appreciated.
Victoria Greenlawn Memorial Chapel and Visitation Centre
1525 Highway 3
Old Castle, ON N0R 1L0
Published in The Windsor Star from Aug. 7 to Aug. 8, 2013