Passed away peacefully at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Hamilton on Monday, October 8th, 2012 in her 94th year. Loving wife of the late Hilton Sheppard (1958) and the late Gordon Chalmers (1987). Dear sister and best friend of Marguerite Krueger of Hamilton, formerly of Kitchener). Beloved and admired aunt of Bryan (Lee) Krueger of Ancaster. Loved great-aunt of Matthew (Rachel) Krueger of Burlington and their children Sascha, Joelle and Macy and Andrew (Dana) Krueger of Ancaster and their children Ty and Rylen. Lovingly remembered by Gordon Chalmers’ family. Predeceased by her brother-in-law Gordon Krueger (1995). Dorothy will be missed by her many friends at the Meadowlands Retirement Residence. Dorothy was a lifetime member of St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church in Kitchener and an active member of the WMS. Heartfelt appreciation to the nurses and doctors at St. Joseph’s Hospital.

Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill Street North, Waterdown on Saturday, October 20th from 10-11 a.m. A Celebration of Dorothy’s Life will commence at 11:00 a.m. Reception to follow in the Family Centre. A private interment will occur at a later date at Woodland Cemetery in Kitchener.

In lieu of flowers, donations gratefully accepted to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation  or the St. Andrew’s Television Ministry.

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