2990 Church St., South Mountain, ON

Eva Dorothy Johnson August 4, 1913 - June 25, 2016

With sadness we announce the passing of Eva Dorothy Johnson, in her 103rd year. Dorothy passed away peacefully after a brief illness, with her family by her side. Predeceased by her husband Stanley in 1964. Loved and survived by her daughter Linda, son Bob (Rosalyn), grandchildren Timothy, William (Katherine), Andrew, Vanessa (Frank), Melissa, 3 great-grandchildren Maximus, Isobel, Fiona and her other daughter Jan Cross. Dorothy remained in Sioux Lookout after her husband’s death moving to Ottawa with Linda in 1968. Retiring from Central Park Lodge in Ottawa she moved to Winchester in 1990 where she spent her remaining years as a long time resident of the Beechcroft and being a devoted and proud mother, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother to her family. Her passions in life were Family, her friends and bingo.

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A Celebration of Life is planned for Thursday July 7, 2016 at 1 p.m. at Winchester United Church. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Winchester United Church or the Dundas Manor Activity Fund. Arrangements entrusted to the Byers Funeral Home, South Mountain (613-989-3836). Online condolences may be made to


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    Carol Munro says

    Linda my deepest sympathy to you and your family in the loss of your mother. May you find peace and comfort in your many lovely memories.

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    Julie McMahon says

    We have lost a vibrant, strong, loving woman who brightened the lives of all who knew her. My sympathies go out to Linda, Bob and their families. With love, Julie.

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    Debbie and Gary Pinder says

    Bob and family, we are so sorry for the loss of your mother.

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    Marcia Foster says

    Linda – may you and your family be blessed now with many memories of your Mom’s life, well lived, well loved by many. My condolences as you also grieve the loss of your Mom’s physical presence in your lives.

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    Ann Levere says

    My sincere condolences in the passing of your Mom Linda

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    Leigh Baker says

    Thinking of the entire Johnson family during these times. Sending my love from Winnipeg.

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    Lorna munday says

    Such a great lady always smiling always happy. She will be missed by many. I watched her walk up and down main street everday for a long time even sneaking out when Linda told her not to. Dorothy would sneek up ro the store and say hello hugs my friend xo

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    John & Donna Leach says

    Linda & Jan … so sad to hear about your Mom … she was such a wonderful person … I will always remember her. May your memories fill your heart at this time and be so very thankful for all the years with her.

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    Debby and Donna says

    Dear Bob, Roz and family and Linda and family.
    Our condolences on the death of your mom.

    Despite a life well lived, we are never ready for that final goodbye. Our thoughts and prayers are with you as you mourn.

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    Janet Hutt says

    RIP….Dorothy…missed but not forgotten…my deepest sympathy to family…love…xoxoxo

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    Judy Hess - Raistrick says

    Linda, Jan and families,
    So sorry to hear of the passing of your Mom. Hold tight to memories to get through rough days.

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    Barbara Markwick says

    Lynda / Bob and families. My deepest condolences to you all on the loss of your Mother / Grandmother. She was a wonderful lady and I will forever cherish her in my thoughts and prayers. I’m sure she has already found the Bingo Palace and playing along with her friends !

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    G.D.Gerry Bungay says

    To all the Family Members. My sympathy goes out to you all. Although not personally knowing this Lady,my wife shared her room at the “Manor”. And I did acknowledge myself to her when I visited. I am so glad she did not appear to suffer,and seems to have enjoyed a long life. may she rest in peace. God Bless.

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    Marilyn and Barclay says

    Our thoughts are with you at this difficult time. Bob your Mom was blessed with a long and interesting life. She is probably calling tonight’s game. God bless.

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    Cathy Little says

    Dear, Linda and Janet, just wanted to express our sympathy at this time – Dorothy was a wonderful lady and will be missed dearly – you can take comfort in knowing she lived a great life – God rest her soul

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    Anna Maskerine, Laurie Walsh and Anne Maskerine says

    Please know that we are holding you all in our thoughts.
    Our sincere condolences during this difficult time.

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