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It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Dorothy Mildred Thompson, nee Angus, on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013 at the Atikokan General Hospital Extended Care Wing in Atikokan, Ont.

Dorothy was born Oct. 28, 1923 in Fort Frances, Ont.

She moved to Atikokan in 1952, where she lived until her passing.

She was a long-time member of the Royal Canadian Legion Ladies’ Auxiliary. She also enjoyed spending time with her large family and being outside working in her gardens.

She will always be remembered by her daughters, Elaine Hnatiuk, Doris Thompson, and Marlene Lees (Scott); and sons, Dale (Carolanne) and Roy Thompson.

Also missing her will be 17 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; brother, Arnold Angus; and sisters, Joyce Jackson (Len), Rita Westover, and Lois Brusven (Gene).

She was predeceased by her parents, Leslie and Mildred Angus; husband, George Thompson; two sons, Gordon and Glen Thompson; and brothers John, Ellwood, and Russell Angus.

A celebration of Dorothy’s life will be held Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013 from 1-3:30 p.m. at the Royal Canadian Legion in Atikokan.

In lieu of flowers, in memoriam donations may be made to the Atikokan General Hospital Extended Care Wing, 120 Dorothy St., Atikokan, Ont., P0T 1C0.

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