Dorothy Theresa Barr

26-Jun-1926 - 11-Dec-2017

Obituary Overview

Dorothy Theresa Barr


Barr: Dorothy Theresa
Peacefully at the H.J. McFarland Memorial Home in Picton, on Monday December 11, in her 92nd year. Predeceased by her beloved husband John, and her 4 sons; Greg, Wayne, Jim and Stanley. Loving mother of Cheryl (Joe Lightfoot), and Cherished grandmother of Tracy, Stephen, Jessica, Jeremy, Robyn, Carrie, Shaun, Donna and Shawn, and her 12 great-grandchildren. She will be missed by her daughters-in law.

The family will receive friends for a visitation at the Township Chapel of the Gordon F. Tompkins Funeral Homes, 435 Davis Drive (Centennial at Taylor-Kidd) on Thursday from noon-1 p.m. A funeral service in Celebration of her life will be held in our chapel at 1 p.m. Interment to follow at Glenhaven Memorial Gardens. Memorial donations, for those wishing, may be made to Prostate Cancer.

Funeral Details

  • Wake

    Gordon F. Tompkins Funeral Homes, Township Chapel

    Event Times:

    14-Dec-2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

  • Celebration of Life

    Gordon F. Tompkins Funeral Homes, Township Chapel

    Event Times:

    14-Dec-2017 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

  • Interment of Cremated Remains

    Glenhaven Memorial Gardens

    Event Times:

    14-Dec-2017 2:30 PM - 2:45 PM

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Condolences from family and friends

Posted by Donna Cormier | 12-Dec-2017


Wishing love and happy memories to you all during this difficult time. Great Nanny was a lovely woman and will be deeply missed. Peace and love, Donna, Brandon,and Taylor.

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Posted by Brenda Redmond | 12-Dec-2017


Dorothy was my neighbor and was like a Grandmother to me . She loved me and my family expecially my daughters . She was a wonderful friend and gave me great advice. She was the picture of what endurence looked like. I loved her sense of humor and her love of family and life. I will miss her and will remember her always.

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