Dawne Franklyn


Dawne Franklyn, of Morrisburg, Ontario, passed away peacefully, at home on Wednesday, December 28th, 2011.  Beloved mother Susan and Doug Peters of Iroquois and Richard and Tricia Parvin of Keller, Texas.  Cherished Grandmother of Ashley, Mark, Krista and Melanie.  Great Grandmother (GG) to Tyson.  She will be missed greatly by all of her dear friends.  Predeceased by parents, Phyllis and Charles, and brothers Derek ofEngland and Alan of Crysler.  Dawne was born in Brighton, England and raised in Horsham, Sussex, England. Dawne immigrated to Canada in 1954 and lived in Toronto until 1988 when she moved to eastern Ontario with her brother and daughter; settling in Morrisburg in 1991.  Dawne served her community in many ways, including volunteering with Meals on Wheels and at Morrisburg Public School.  Most of all, she will be remembered for her compassionate nature, generosity of spirit and love of family. 


At her request there was no visitation.  A funeral was held at St. James Anglican church Morrisburg on Saturday December 31st with the Rev. Bill Byers officiating.  Donations to Dundas County Hospice would be gratefully appreciated.  Arrangements entrusted to Irvine Memorial Chapel at Roselawn. 

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