Dorothy OlmsteadOlmstead, Dorothy M.
( Nee Taylor)
Peacefully at home after a brief illness on Wednesday May 2, 2013  Dorothy Olmstead of Hawkesbury, Ontario  passed away at the age of 82. Predeceased by her parents James Ellsworth Taylor and Louisa McGrath of Victoria Beach, Nova Scotia. Beloved and devoted wife of 59 years to Vaughn Olmstead. Loving and proud mother of Phillip and Eric (Katherine).Dearly loved grandmother of  Isaac, Andrew and Jessica. Dear great-grandmother of Leah. Predeceased by her 3 brothers and 4 sisters. Fondly remembered by her many nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends paid their respects at Hillcrest Funeral Home 151 Bond Street, Vankleek Hill, Ontario on Sunday May 5,2013 from  2- 4 p.m. and 7- 9 p.m. Funeral Service was held on Monday May 6, 2013 at 11 a.m. at the Vankleek Hill Baptist Church,156 Main Street East, Vankleek Hill, Ontario. Interment to be held at Port Wade, Nova Scotia. In memoriam donations to The Gideons,  P.O.Box 3619 Stn. Main Guelph, Ontario N1H 9Z9 would be appreciated. To send a condolence, make a donation, send flowers or light a memory candle please visit

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