Dorothy Merkley passed away at the Brockville General Hospital, on Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at the age of 83 years.
Dorothy was the beloved wife of the late Harold Merkley, and loving mother of Marlene Shearer of Morrisburg, Judy (Bill Barnhartd) of Iroquois and Linda Merkley (Clarence O’Neil) of Iroquois.
She will be sadly missed by six grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Dorothy was dear sister of Mabel Stevens of Carleton Place.
She was predeceased by four sisters Nellie Arseneault, Ada Paul, Catherine Woods, Lulu Campbell and by six brothers Raymond, Delbert, Charles, Army, Harold and John Billings.
Friends called at the Marsden and McLaughlin Funeral Home in Iroquois on Thursday, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.
Funeral service was held at Knox Presbyterian Church in Iroquois, on Friday, May 3, at 1 p.m.
Donations to Knox Presbyterian Church would be gratefully acknowledged by the family. Online condolences may be made at marsdenmclaughlin.com.
Interment was at Grantley Cemetery