Walker-After a life well lived, Dorothy Walker of St. Thomas peacefully passed away in her 93rd year. Beloved wife of the late Charles F.H. Walker (June 30, 1989) and cherished mother of Sylvia (Peter) Vanderkooy, Patricia Ann Walker and Brian (Sally) Walker. Loved grandmother of Robin (David), Krista, Melissa, Steven (Shannon), Stephanie and Nicholas and great grandmother of Olivia, Davin and Quinlin. Dorothy was born in Norwich Township in Oxford County on January 9, 1922, the daughter of the late Herbert and Emma (Williams) Pearce. She was a registered nurse, avid card player, knitter, community volunteer, traveler, baker, reader, puzzler and delighted in the company of family and friends.
A public memorial service to celebrate Dorothy’s life will be held at Knox Presbyterian Church Chapel, 55 Hincks Street, St. Thomas on Saturday, September 20th at 1:00 p.m. Cremation has taken place with interment of ashes to be in Elmdale Cemetery. Remembrances may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Caring Cupboard. Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas in charge of arrangements.