Besse, Dorothy Ann

Besse, Dorothy Ann

January 1st, 2019

Dot passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 1, 2019, in her 85th year. Cherished mother to Dan and Wendy, and Diane (predeceased) and Bill. Cherished second mother to Doug, Dan and Lynn, Sue, Denise and Peter. Dear sister to Audrey Mackenzie. Dot was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She will also be missed dearly by her nieces and nephew, extended family and many friends. Dot’s love, wit, charm, fantastic sense of humour and Facebook videos will be missed but never forgotten! “Love you Ma!” A memorial visitation will be held on Sunday, January 6, 2019 from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Salthaven Wildlife Rehabilitation & Education Centre or Animal Care Centre Lobo. 

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LibbyDan and Wendy I am so sorry for the loss of your mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Hugs to you both.
WinnieSo very sorry to hear this news. My condolences to the Robinson/Besse families during this sad time. Dorothy will be greatly missed but the wonderful memories we made will always remain in my thoughts.
Kris and SandyOur heartfelt condolences for your loss. We will remember Dot as a charming and loving woman, who had a wonderful sense of humour. We will always have great memories of teasing her, accompanied by her quick smile and her witty comebacks. She will be sorely missed.
FranWendy, Dan, Bill and family. I am so sorry to hear of Dot’s passing. She was an amazing woman with a super attitude of life. My love and prayers to you all💕
Kathy ParkerSo sorry to hear of your loss.
Linda and Paul ArmstrongSo sorry for your loss. We were glad to have known Dot. She was such a vibrant fun lady. Thinking of you Dan, Wendy and the whole family.
Don and Linda LankinSo sorry to hear of Dot's passing. We have many fond memories of Dot and Bob when they lived up north at Pike Bay and Thornbury. We had many good times together including Dot and Bob's love of fishing and there love for the many adopted animals they cared for. We will miss there big smiles and good humor. We loved them both! Our condolences to the Robinson and Besse familys.
Pam MartinDan, Know you are in my prayers. Mom is at peace and pain free. Her smile and her letting me help in her and Bob's butcher shop will always be one of my favourite memories from Thornbury as well as watching the Ice shack float away in the lake during the spring thaw. It's the little things that are the best memories. Pam
E. Arnold, Braiden, and JadeWe are very sorry for your loss. She will always be remembered and cherished through the memories we made along this life's journey. My thoughts and prayers to your family.
Nick and Julie SauroOur deepest condolences during this difficult time. Our hearts are with you.
Susan and Donna MailerDan - Your Ma was a wonderful woman and she will live on in you. So sorry I was not able to be at the visitation, but hope you had lots of people there to help you cherish her memory. Susan and Donna
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