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It is with much sadness that we announce the passing of our loving mother, Dorothy Anne Milligan, on Saturday, April 22, 2023, who died peacefully with her family around her.  She was predeceased by her loving husband, Francis “Frank”, her mother, Janet Hastings.  Dorothy leaves behind her daughter, Lori Ann (Gary) Hodgson, and her son, Scott (Sylvonne); her granddaughters, Catt (Jamie) Jolley, Karen Hart (Joey), Krista (Mark) Clemment, Danie Rai (DePaul) and her great-grandchildren: Aria and Benjamin Jolley and Madeline Clemment.

We wish to thank Dr. Madison and the Palliative Care team at the NHS-Walker Family Cancer Centre.To all of the home care staff her nurse, Sharlene, and the team at McNally House in Grimsby who made her comfortable during her short stay.

To all that knew Mom – yes she went with her her lipstick on!

In honouring Dorothy’s wishes a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to NHS-Walker Family Cancer Centre or McNally House would be appreciated. 

Arrangements entrusted to Considerate Cremation & Burial Services, 26 Nihan Drive, St. Catharines (between Lake Street & Scott Street), 289-362-1144.  Online condolences may be made at

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