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Official Obituary of

Doris Margaret (Dunkel) Prior

July 23, 1929 ~ March 2, 2024 (age 94) 94 Years Old

Doris Prior Obituary

In loving memory of
Mrs. Doris Margaret Prior (nee Dunkel)
July 23, 1929 – March 2, 2024

With great sorrow her family announces her passing on Saturday March 2, 2024 at the Lady Minto Hospital in Cochrane at the age of 94. She was the daughter of the late Ernest and the late May Dunkel (nee Hart) and beloved wife of of the late Stanley ‘’Bob’’ Prior.

She leaves behind her children Betty (Jean-Serge) Levasseur, Timothy "Tim" (Dianna) Prior, Linda (late Matthew) Spence, Shirley (Peter) Nash, James (Françoise) Prior and Robert (Emily) Prior, her 14 grandchildren, her 24 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-child due in August 2024. She will be sadly missed by other relatives and friends.

Visitations will be held at Irvine & Irvine funeral home, 70 Seventh Ave. South, Cochrane, Ontario on Friday, May 17, 2024 from 6 pm to 8 pm. The funeral service will be held on Saturday May 18, 2024 at 11 am at the Irvine & Irvine Chapel in Cochrane, followed by the interment Greenwood Cemetery in Frederickhouse and reception to follow at the Knights of Columbus Hall.

As an expression of sympathy Memorial Donations may be made to the Hospice Room at Lady Minto Hospital or Canadian Cancer Society. If you wish to send online condolences to her family or to share your memories of Doris, please visit www.irvineandirvinefuneralhome.com

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Irvine & Irvine funeral home. For information: 705-272-3239

À la douce mémoire de
Mme Doris Margaret Prior (née Dunkel)
23 juillet 1929 – 2 mars 2024

C'est avec tristesse que sa famille vous annonce son décès survenu le samedi 2 mars 2024 à l'hôpital Lady Minto de Cochrane, à l'âge de 94 ans. Elle était la fille de feu Ernest et de feu May Dunkel (née Hart) et épouse bien-aimée de feu Stanley ‘’Bob’’ Prior.

Elle laisse dans le deuil ses enfants Betty (Jean-Serge) Levasseur, Timothy "Tim" (Dianna) Prior, Linda (late Matthew) Spence, Shirley (Peter) Nash, James (Françoise) Prior et Robert (Emily) Prior, ses 14 petits-enfants, ses 24 arrière-petits-enfants et 1 arrière-arrière-petit-enfant au mois d’août 2024. Elle laisse également autres parents et amis.

La famille accueillera parents et amis au Salon funéraire Irvine & Irvine, 70 Seventh Ave. South, Cochrane, le vendredi 17 mai 2024 de 18h à 20h. Une célébration aura lieu le samedi 18 mai 2024 à 11h à la Chapelle du Salon funéraire Irvine & Irvine. Elle sera inhumée au Cimetière Greenwood de Frederickhouse suivi par une réception à la Salle des Chevaliers de Colomb.

Pour ceux et celles qui le désirent, veuillez faire des dons en faveur de la chambre des soins palliatifs de l'hôpital Lady Minto ou à la société canadienne du cancer. Vous pouvez également transmettre vos messages de sympathies à la famille au www.irvineandirvinefuneralhome.com

Les arrangements funéraires sont confiés au Salon funéraire Irvine & Irvine. Pour information: 705-272-3239

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May 17, 2024

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Irvine & Irvine
70 Seventh Avenue South
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
Guaranteed delivery before the Visitation begins

Funeral Service
May 18, 2024

11:00 AM
Irvine & Irvine
70 Seventh Avenue South
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
Guaranteed delivery before the Funeral Service begins


Hôpital Lady Minto Hospital - Hospice unit
241 Eighth St., Cochrane ON P0L 1C0
Tel: 1-705-272-7200
Web: https://www.micsgroup.com/donations/lady-minto-hospital/

Société Canadian Cancer Society
176 Lakeshore Drive, Suite 9, North Bay ON P1A 2A8
Tel: 1-888-208-2125
Email: northbay@ontario.cancer.ca
Web: https://www.cancer.ca


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