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Dorothy Tengum (Goddard)

January 29, 1918 - March 9, 2015

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It is with great sorrow the family of Dorothy Tengum (Nanny) announce her passing on Monday, March 9, 2015 with her family by her side.  She was born in Cabri, Saskatchewan on January 29, 1918, the last of 13 children.

Left to mourn her passing are her four children; Carole (Ed) Oakley, Sandra (Ed) Todoruk, Cheryll (Brian) Montour and Ray (Debra) Tengum.  Also left behind is Harold Tengum and many nieces and nephews.  Dorothy leaves 13 grandchildren; Donna (Tim), Todd (Elaine), David, Amy (Randy), Jay, Cassandra, Brandy (Jeff), Lee (Karen), Katie (Chris), Kristian (Julia), Shawn, Laura (Brad) and Allan and also 14 great grandchildren.  Dorothy was predeceased by her infant son, Brian.

Mom resided at Joseph Creek and always enjoyed playing Bingo with her friends.  The family would like to thank the staff of Joseph Creek for their care of our mom.  Also to Dr. Sarah Chesney and the nurses on the third floor who gave her the comfort she needed in her last days.

A Celebration of Dorothy`s life will be held at the Days Inn in the Sam Steele Room on Friday, March 13, 2014 from 3:00 to 5:00 pm.  A private family graveside service has been held.  Condolences may be left for the family at www.markmemorial.com

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From: Mark Memorial Funeral Services Staff

Mark Memorial Funeral Services Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Brenda Oakley
Relation: Friend

Our thoughts and prayers go out to all of Dorothy’s family in this sad time. Please know that your memories will keep her spirit alive for all of you. She was a very special person, who meant a lot to a lot of people, and touched the hearts of everyone she met. She will be greatly missed.

Love Jamie & Brenda Oakley and family

From: Irene Shirley Kaun
Relation: friend

My parents were friends of Dorothy, (Doddie) . May God in His comfort be with the family. It was good to see her in J. Creek, enjoying activities. In friendship & caring, Irene (nee Paulson) Kaun

From: Susan Barth
Relation: Friend

I worked at Joseph Creek and I loved knowing Dorothy. She was such a little firecracker! My thoughts are with you.

From: Mike & Sherry Waites & family
Relation: Friend of son

Are deepest condolences to Ray and your family. Are thoughts are with you.

From: Clinton Dean
Relation: Friend

Condolences to the family. She was definitely one of a kind.

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
March 13, 2015
Beginning at 3:13am

Location:
Days Inn, Sam Steele Room
600 Cranbrook St. N.
Cranbrook, BC Canada

600 Cranbrook St. N.
Cranbrook, BC Canada

Memorial Gifts

The family has not designated a preferred charity at this time.

Thank You Notice

The family would like to thank the staff of Joseph Creek for their care of our mom.  Also to Dr. Sarah Chesney and the nurses on the third floor who gave her the comfort she needed in her last days.

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