Whyte, Dorothy Mae
Dec 16 1940 – Jan 14 2008
Dorothy passed away peacefully at Ashcroft Hospital with her loving family by her side. She is survived by her mother Evelyn Rothwell, brother; Tom Harkin (Australia), her three children; Tim (Denise) Nanaimo, Peggy
(Leonardo) Medicine Hat, Audrey (Don) Nanaimo, stepsister Louise Barnard; Maple Ridge and 7 grandchildren. Dorothy is predeceased by her Dad and step dad Rocky. Dorothy was born in Vancouver and raised in Hope until she met and married Herb in February 1958. Even though she was busy raising her children she always found the time to lend a helping hand cooking, baking and
volunteering for school events, Girl Guides,
ladies auxiliary and spending time with her friends. A
memorial service was held on Saturday, January 19 at 1:00 p.m. at the Thompson Valley Funeral Home, followed by tea at the Ashcroft/Cache Creek Senior Centre. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the charity of your choice. The family would like the express their thanks to Dr. Meher, Dr. McConville, nurses and staff at the Ashcroft Hospital for their loving and compassionate care given to Dorothy.