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Dora (Holland) of Muirkirk passed away peacefully on Friday, April 11th in her 99th year. Predeceased by her husband Wilfred (1970), her parents Lorenzo and Annie (Piper) Holland, her brothers Harold Holland and Clarence (late Myrtle) Holland, brother in law Herb Atkinson and daughters Doreen (late Archie) Goldrick and Carlene (Bill) Goos. Survived by her children Marlene (late Wayne) VanBreda, Gerald (Sharon) Atkinson, Joanne (Morley) Redquest, Sally (late Jim) Allen and Lyle Atkinson. Grandmother to Shelley (Alan) Bloomfield, Rick (Tracy), Mark (Norine), Paul (Janice) and Carol (Bill) VanBreda, Janet (Pat) Young, Joanne (Don) Liley, David (Beth) and Michael (Lorri) Goos, Jeff Atkinson and Jill (Brian) Wiersma, Robert Redquest and Bob and Chris Allen.  Lovingly remembered by 19 great grandchildren and 1 great grandchild.  Sister in law to Irene (Late) Hugh Telford and Helen Holland.

Friends may call at the RODNEY CHAPEL OF DENNING FUNERAL DIRECTORS on Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 from 12 – 1 pm. Funeral service will follow at 1 pm. Mr. Robert Karn officiating. Interment St. Stephen’s cemetery, Burwell Corners. If desired, memorial contributions to the S.P.C.A., Chatham or charity of your choice would be appreciated as your expression of sympathy. Share a memory at (519 785-0810). Posted free at

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