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Dorothy Folkes

Dorothy Dalcia Folkes (Feener)

March 13th, 1932 - August 25th, 2019
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Obituary

DOROTHY DELCIA FOLKES
1932 - 2019

Our dear mother passed peacefully away at the Central Newfoundland Regional Health Centre in Grand Falls-Windsor, NL on Sunday, August 25, 2019 at the age of 87 years. She had just recently moved into Lane’s Retirement Living in Grand Falls-Windsor, where she was described as a “social butterfly”. Prior to this move, she had lived in her own apartment for over 19 years. She had only this spring stopped driving her “little” car! She loved her independence! We had all hoped that she would have been able to enjoy this next stage of her life for a few years in her new home, but sadly, that was not to be.

Dorothy was a member of the Holy Trinity Anglican Church. She is predeceased by her husband, Lloyd, son, Kevin, parents, Elsie and Eric, and siblings, Harvey, Norma, Roy, Clifford, Janice, Frank, and Olga. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her sons, Roy (Donna) of Grand Falls-Windsor, NL, and Thomas (Lesa) of Grand Falls-Windsor, NL, and daughters, Sharron (Allan) of Paradise, NL, and Ruth (William) of Grand Falls-Windsor, NL. Also leaving to mourn are her siblings, Joan, Greta, Jerry, Dick, Mona, Barb, Ed, and Lorraine, grandchildren, Renee, Mark, Robert, Peter, Jennifer, Ryan, and Christopher, and great-grandchildren, Caleb, Casey, William, Robert, Keaton, and Felix.

Mom was a fantastic cook all of her life and she prepared meals in many establishments, outside of her home, including Royal Stores, Sobeys, and as a cook at the Central Newfoundland Regional Health Centre where she retired. She was very proud of the delicious meals she prepared. No one could put a taste on a meal the way she could!

Mom dearly loved all her children, their spouses, her grandchildren, great-grandchildren, all her other family and friends. She loved to chat with ANYONE and could tell very animated and extremely detailed stories about her childhood as well as her life in Grand Falls-Windsor. She thoroughly enjoyed chatting with each and every person who visited her.

Mom will surely be missed by all who knew and loved her.

Rev. Robin Trevors will conduct the funeral service at the Holy Trinity Anglican Church in Grand Falls-Windsor, NL on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. Interment will be at the Interfaith Cemetery in Grand Falls-Windsor, NL. Pallbearers are her grandchildren, Renee, Mark, Robert, Peter, Christopher, Jennifer, and Ryan. Flowers gratefully accepted by the family, or donations may be made in her memory to the Holy Trinity Anglican Church or the Children's Wish Foundation. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Michael Goodyear of Central Funeral Homes.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Tuesday August 27, 2019 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    When
    Tuesday August 27, 2019 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Location
    Central Funeral Homes Chapel
    Address
    45 Union St
    Grand Falls-Windsor, NL A2A 2C9
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  • Second Visitation

    Tuesday August 27, 2019 | 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    When
    Tuesday August 27, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Location
    Central Funeral Homes Chapel
    Address
    45 Union St
    Grand Falls-Windsor, NL A2A 2C9
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  • Service

    Wednesday August 28, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Wednesday August 28, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    Holy Trinity Anglican Church
    Address
    Church Road
    Grand Falls-Windsor, NL
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  • Interment

    Wednesday August 28, 2019 |
    When
    Wednesday August 28, 2019
    Location
    Interfaith Cemetery, Grand Falls-Windsor
    Address
    Union Street
    GRAND FALLS-WINDSOR, NL A2A 1P8
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Junior Downey

Posted at 05:00pm
To the Folkes Family Very very saddened to hear of your moms passing I will miss her arms folded on the door window and shouting to me to come here and take something for doing the driveway I told her jokeingly to save her money for her kids Then she said to take the cookies that Sharon had made for me I will miss your mother and my cookies God bless her.
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Karen and Gerard Pinsent

Posted at 06:02pm
Sharron Roy Ruth Tom and The Feener Family
Dot was a very special lady with a big heart that matched her smile. Never let anything bother her and would always help our no matter what. I found that out when she came to work at Food Services, CNRHC. She was a wonderful co worker and everyone loved when she worked on their shift. Sadden to hear of her passing but knowing she is resting in peace brings comfort. I’ll always have fond memories of her. Thinking of you all at this difficult time.
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Darlene Bedard and Family

Posted at 12:06pm
Dearest Aunt Dorothy you'll always be in my hearts.
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Vivian R Rose

Posted at 09:51am
Sharron, Roy, Tom, Ruth and their families,
Our sincere sympathy and condolences to you and your family on the loss of your mother. We were fortunate enough to have met your mom on a few occasions. I remember our chats, her smile and I remember her warm hugs too. May the sweet memories of your mother give you relief from the tough time you are going through. Try to stay strong and remember that you will be in our thoughts and prayers.
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Michael Upward

Posted at 09:02am
With Deepest Sympathy
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