(Lifelong member of St. Gertrude’s Roman Catholic Church; Volunteer at Duke of Edinburgh Public School; Loved to play cards)
Peacefully at Lakeridge Health in Oshawa, on Monday, September 7, 2015, at the age of 86. Beloved wife of Pietro “Joe” Di Maio for 51 years. Loving mom of Ric Ward. Cherished “Grannie” to Paul Hood and Sara Ward, and “G.G.” to Rylie, Rehan, Aalia, Abriella, Raegan, Madison, and Sheridan. Dear sister of Lillian (Fred) Coakwell, Peter (Marlene) Hance, and predeceased by Frank, Vera, Clarence and Joseph Hance, and Bernice Wilson. Relatives and friends will be received at McINTOSH-ANDERSON-KELLAM FUNERAL HOME LTD., 152 King Street East, Oshawa (905-433-5558) on Thursday from 2:00 to 4:00 pm and 7:00 to 9:00 pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at ST. GERTRUDE’S ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, 690 King Street East, Oshawa on Friday, September 11, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Donations in memory of Dorothy to the Alzheimer Society of Durham Region would be appreciated. Online condolences may be made at makfuneralhome.com.