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Dorothy Eleanor Sim née Welch

September 6, 1926 - November 5, 2018

Dorothy Sim: September 6, 1926 - November 5, 2018

Service Date: November 12, 2018

Funeral Home Nepean - Garden Chapel


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Dorothy Eleanor Sim

BSc. (H.Ec.) Macdonald College McGill University

September 6, 1926 – November 5, 2018

Dorothy Eleanor Sim (née Welch) passed away on November 5, 2018 in her 93rd year. Dear wife and best friend of David Alexander Sim (Sandy) for 69 years. She was the daughter of the late Henry and Frances Welch. She was the proud mother of Janet Sim (Ken Hood), Ellen (John Sheepway), Suzanne (James Stewart), David (Wendy Morton) and Elizabeth (Libby) (Louise Brewer).  Loving grandmother of Scott (Meghan), Alison (Eric), Sarah (Brendan), Graham (Leslie), Julia, Andrew, Cameron, Duncan, Andrew, Elizabeth and Isabelle, and great-grandmother of Angus, Mason, Miles, Camryn and James.  Sister  of Marguerite McNally (Keith), Suzanne Welch and the late Lois Baker (Walter).

Dorothy and Sandy were charter members of Kingsway United Church (now Kitchissippi United Church) where they were longtime volunteers. Dorothy enjoyed her 40 years association with her quilting group.

Friends may pay their respects at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes (3440 Richmond Road, Ottawa ON K2H 8H7, 613-726-0292) on Monday, November 12, 2018 from 1 p.m. until time of Memorial Service in the Chapel at 2 p.m. Reception to follow. Memorial donations to the charity of your choice. Condolences, tributes or donations may be made at

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