EMERY: Mrs. Doreen (nee Avery), of Ailsa Craig, ON, formerly of St. Thomas
EMERY, Mrs. Doreen (nee Avery), of Craigwiel Gardens, Ailsa Craig, ON, formerly of St. Thomas, passed away at her residence on Tuesday, July 15, 2014, in her 83rd year. Wife of the late Robert “Bob” Emery (2012). Mother of Sharris Richards (Arthur) of London, and the late D’Arcy Emery (2012). Grandmother of Evan Richards of Guelph, and Iain Richards of Ottawa. Sister of Carolyn Brophy (Terry) of Bayfield, and Elmer Avery (Maureen) of St. Thomas. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Born in York Twp., ON, January 24, 1932, she was the daughter of the late Elmer J. and Edna (nee Kennedy) Avery. Doreen was a retired employee of Sutherland Press, St. Thomas. She was a member of St. Anne’s Roman Catholic Church. Relatives and friends will be received at the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160) on Friday evening, July 18th from 7:00-9:00 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Anne’s Roman Catholic Church, St. Thomas on Saturday, July 19th at 10:00 a.m., followed by interment in Union Cemetery. Memorial donations to the charity of one’s choice gratefully acknowledged.