JOHNSTON: Doreen – passed away after a short illness at the St. Joseph’s General Hospital, Elliott Lake, on Saturday, August 11, 2012. Loving mother of Debbie Tanner, Penny (Terry) Clayton, Bruce (Donna) and Ron (Heather), she is also survived by eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren and one sister in law, Ida. Doreen was also pre-deceased by her parents and one brother Ron Bole.

The family will receive friend at St. Andrew’s United Church, 523 Simcoe Street, Beaverton, on Saturday, August 18, 2012 from 5 P.M. until time of a celebration of life service at 6 P.M.  Interment Stone Church Cemetery, Beaverton. If so desired, the family would appreciate memorial donations to the St. Andrew’s United Church Memorial Fund and may be made through the Mangan Funeral Home, Beaverton (705-426-5777). Online condolences are welcomed at

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