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DAWLEY, Myrtle Irene
(née Simmons) of Winchester, ON.
September 5,1920 - December 27, 2012
(as per her Christmas wish)
With her family by her side. Beloved wife of the late J. Dwight Dawley. Treasured mother of the late Barbara Dickson (late Don), Linda Burman (Peter) of Montreal and Diane Sauve (John) of Blairstown, NJ. Loving grandmother of Kyle (Tammy), Tim (Cindy), Todd (Melody) Dickson, Trevor Burman (Dawn), Alana Mackrell ( Paul), Shawn and Danielle Sauve. Great grandmother extraordinaire to Sophie, Justin, Alyshia, Nick, Kiahna, Sierra, Calum, Ronan, Aidan and Cameron. Daughter of the late George and Violet Simmons (Ewart). Predeceased by her cherished brothers Jim (Ethel) & Roy (Audrey) (Flossie) & special cousin Shirley Cuggy (late Cliff). Left to mourn are brother-in-law & sisters-in-law Raymond & Dorothy Dawley, Lula Hanes & Marion Dawley. Predeceased by brothers-in- laws & sisters-in-laws Basil (Ruby), Stirling, Wilma Dawley and George Hanes. Our thanks to these exceptional friends who gave Mom such happiness and joy - Joyce McIntosh, Alma Stewart, Mary Chisholm, Bea Warren, June Armstrong and cousin Gladys Sangster. Myrtle loved her family and her friends and they loved her right back. She was a fun- loving, spontaneous, adventurous, young spirited individual for 92 years. On December 26th, when asked what she would like to be doing, she replied impishly "I'd like a night out on the town". Visitation: Thursday, January 3rd at 10 a.m. at Winchester United Church. Memorial Service: at 11 a.m. Luncheon to follow in the Church Hall. Interment at Maple Ridge Cemetery. Contributions to the charity of your choice would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Wilson Funeral Home, 822 Pitt Street, Cornwall. Condolences may be made online @
Myrtle's was a rich, long life with a legacy of love- what more could anyone ask?

Published in The Ottawa Citizen from Dec. 31, 2012 to Jan. 2, 2013
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