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thacker_dorothy_-_orig_photoDorothy Jean Thacker (nee Carter)

Peacefully on Monday February 4, 2013 Dorothy Thacker of Carman passed away at the age of 86. Dorothy was born on May 21, 1926 to William and Janet Carter. She spent her childhood on the family farm west of Elm Creek with her two brothers, Bob and Jimmy. As a young woman Dorothy left home to work in Winnipeg for an accounting firm.

She returned to Elm Creek and married Les in 1962 and enjoyed 35 years of marriage while living on a dairy farm working side by side with their sons Robert and Kelvin.

Dorothy was an active member of the church and the church ladies group. She was fond of baking, knitting, quilting and many crafts. She loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

She is predeceased by her husband Les and her two brothers. She leaves to mourn her two sons, Robert (Ginette), Kelvin (Sheila) and her four grandchildren, Stefan, Janick, Michael and Bayleigh.

The family would like to thank the staff at the Boyne lodge for the wonderful care and love given to Dorothy for the past 14 years.

Funeral service will be held on Friday, February 8, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. at Doyle's Funeral Home with Rev. Harold Kenyon officiating. Interment will take place in the Greenwood Cemetery, Carman. Memorial donations may be made to the Manitoba Schizophrenia Society, 100 - 4 Fort Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3C 1C4 or the Boyne Lodge, Box 1644, Carman, MB, R0G 0J0.

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