Dorothy Marie (Coleman) Yates

September 28, 2020


Peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Monday, September 28, 2020 in her 70th year.  Dorothy, beloved wife of the late Ed Yates. Loving mother of Ed and his wife Michelle, Jason and his wife Melissa, and Sandra and her husband Ron Trelford.  Loving Nana of Katelyn, Dakota, Haydon, Nevaeh, Jade, and Lexi-Jane. Dear sister of George Coleman and his wife Helen, Keith Coleman, and Donna Walker; and sister-in-law of Gord , Bev, Bob and his wife Marie, Penny and her husband Bob Ashley, Gail and her husband Rick Holstock, Steve, and Rick Waters and his wife Brenda, Bonnie, and Pat. She will be fondly remembered by her many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Bert and Edith (nee Lamont) Coleman; siblings Gordon Walker, and Joe Coleman; parents-in-law Ken and Norma Yates; and siblings-in-law Ken Yates, Bill Yates, and Barb Brown, Alice Yates, and Carol Coleman.

Dorothy lost her husband Ed on May 16th of this year.  A visitation for both Dorothy and Ed will be held on Friday, October 23rd, 2020 from 7-9pm at the T.A. Brown Funeral Home, 510 Mill Street, Port Elgin, 519-832-2222.  A private family memorial service will be live streamed on Saturday, October 24, 2020 at 1:00pm. Friends and Family wishing to view the memorial service may do so on facebook @BrownFamilyFH or in the service details below.

Memorial donations to the Tara Food Bank or the Tara United Church would be appreciated by the family.

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October 23, 2020

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
T.A. Brown Port Elgin Chapel
PO Box 459, 510 Mill St.
Port Elgin, ON NOH 2C0

Live Streamed Funeral Service
October 24, 2020

1:00 PM
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Live Streamed Funeral Service
October 24, 2020

1:00 PM
Brown Family Funeral Homes
Port Elgin and Owen Sound, ON

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