Dodds, Elizabeth Emily

Dodds: E. Emily, beloved wife of the late Jim Dodds, mother of Don, Mildred, Janice and John, passed away at Fairview Personal Care Home on Friday, April 2, 2021, 14 days shy of her 100 birthday. Due to the Covid-19 restrictions a private family funeral service will be held at the Elgin United Church with interment in the Elgin Cemetery. In memory of Emily, donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.

 

20 thoughts on “Dodds, Elizabeth Emily”

  1. How wonderful to make it so close to 100! As I remember, in my high school days in Elgin, I enjoyed a good many visits to the house and always enjoyed her hospitality. My sympathy to the family.

  2. Thinking of all the Dodds family at this time of loss of your mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and great great grandmother. A long time to collect memories. Peace be with you.

  3. My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time. Your mum was such a classy lady. Hair always immaculate and looked like a million bucks. Rest in peace sweet Emily!!

  4. My sympathies to all the Dodd’s families on Emily’s passing. She had a long and active life.

  5. We are sorry to hear of Emily’s passing and extend our sympathies to all the family. We fondly remember Emily as being part of our schooling, both in Elgin and Hartney.

  6. Don, Mildred, Janice & John
    Our sincere condolences to you & your families on your Mom’s passing. I know the many memories you created with her will bring you comfort at this time.
    Your family were great neighbors & friends . It was always great in later years when I had a chance to visit with Emily.
    RIP Emily.
    Hugs to all.
    Janie & Tom

  7. Deepest sympathy to the families. I know you will cherish all of the fond memories you have of your Mom. Nealy 100 years is quite the achievement.

  8. My deepest condolences to all of Emily’s family. My dad, Laurie Edgerton, and Emily shared the same birth day and they always enjoyed catching up then. She was an exceptional lady and has left a lasting legacy. Sincere sympathy from myself and my mom Marge Edgerton.

  9. Aunt Em’s family, we are sorry to hear the loss of your mom and grandma. She was a character, multi talented and a strict librarian!! Don’t know why but she kept trying to keep me and Dorothy King from giggling!! An impossible task!! Loved visiting her home in Elgin, she was real lady!! Take care, love Cyril and Kate Druwe

  10. Our Sympathy to the Dodd’s Family. Emily was a good friend to my parents and well respected in the Elgin community. May your memories give you great comfort at this time. Sincerely – Marilyn & Robert Pearce

  11. Thinking of Emily’s family … the longer we have a parent the harder it seems to give them up. She was a dedicated librarian in Hartney School, and was always ready for a visit in her long retirement! Cherish your memories of a long healthy life!

    Jim and Lori Denbow

  12. Sympathy to the Dodds families.You will have so many beautiful memories to cherish.Em was a wonderful lady. Sincerely,John and Sandra Draper

  13. Don, Mildred, Janice, John
    Thank-you for sharing your mom with me all these years. I often think of the happy times spent at your home. She was one of my mom’s best friends. Emily was so talented from singing in the church choir, sewing, hairdressing, woodworking to working outside the home, and much more. It was a joy to know such a humorous, compassionate, and inspirational lady. You have many precious memories to hold forever.
    Love & prayers,
    Ruby Hladun

  14. Don, John,Mildred and Janice.
    My deepest condolences to all o Your Mom was a great lady and a rock in our little community Elgin. Will forever remember her.

  15. Thinking of all of you today as you said good bye to a beautiful lady inside and out. We have fond memories of many family get togethers that she was at. Thank you for sharing her tribute. We will see that Mom gets to see this.

  16. My deepest sympathy to all the families, you will all have so many good memories to cherish.

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