SuddsDorisSudds, Dorris Irene (Best) – Former Napanee resident Dorris Sudds passed away peacefully on May 4, 2013 at Queensway Carleton Hospital, Ottawa, with her daughter Bonnilea at her side, she was in her 90th year. She was predeceased by her husband Wilfred in 1976 and her son Wayne in 1996. Dear sister of Muriel Jarvis of Napanee and beloved mother of Roy and his wife Carol of Brockville, daughter-in-law Diane of Kitchener, Larry and his wife Linda of Prescott, John and his wife Marie of Ottawa, Robert (Bob) and his wife Kim of Arnprior, Bonnilea and her husband Demetre of Ziakas Greece. Daughter-in-law Jean Michalz of Niagara Falls. She will be also missed by her cousin and close friend Dorothy Perrin of Toronto, and all of her many close relatives and friends. Predeceased by her mother and father; Alfred and Mary (Minnie) Best and brother Alfred and sister Kay. She will be dearly missed by her grandchildren Stephanie, Laurie, Julie, Bruce, Konstance, Melissa, Justin, Alexander, Jenna, Ryan, Samantha & Patrick and by her twelve great-grandchildren. Born in Toronto on February 8, 1924 she was a graduate of Shaw Business College and moved to Napanee in 1959 where she lived for more than 45 years. She was well known throughout the area for her active involvement in political and volunteer work, including Chairman of the Housing Authority, President of the Napanee Seniors Club and Secretary for the United Senior Citizens of Ontario and was a past president of the Rebekahs as well as, volunteering with the Hospital Auxillary and the Canadian Cancer Society. She continued to live a very full and active life until shortly before her passing and will continue to be a true role model and inspiration for all that knew her. A woman of tremendous courage and commitment, her love, intelligence, humour, and generosity will be greatly missed. A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Grace United Church (150 Robert St., Napanee).  In her honour, donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to Wartman Funeral Home “Napanee Chapel.”

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