Dorothy Emma Prowd of R.R. #1 Desboro, passed away at Grey Bruce Health Services, Owen Sound on Tuesday, March 5, 2013 in her 88th year.
Beloved wife of the late Nelson Prowd. Loving mother of Dianna Brown of Dornoch, Marion (Larry) MacIntosh of Williamsford, Elizabeth (John) McCarthy of Chatsworth, George (Donna) Prowd of Owen Sound and Richard (Susan) Prowd of Desboro. Dorothy will be sadly missed by her sixteen grandchildren, twenty great-grandchildren and one great great-granddaughter. Fondly remembered by her sisters-in-law, Mabel Sachs of Kitchener, Mavis Klages of Chesley, Alma Wilson of Owen Sound and brother-in-law Jack Ellis of Walkerton. Dorothy was predeceased by her daughters Linda and Susan, grandchildren Donna and Rick Brown, son-in-law Cliff Brown, sisters Luella Ash and Eileen Ellis, brothers Arthur, Lorne, Howard and Melvin Klages and her parents, John and Mary (Schwartz) Klages.
Visitation will be held at Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A funeral service celebrating Dorothy’s life will be held at Faith Lutheran Church, Desboro on Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 11 a.m. Spring interment in Hillcrest Cemetery, Tara.
Memorial donations to Faith Lutheran Church, Heart & Stroke Foundation or to the Arthritis Society would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.