Obituary for Doreen Kidd (Balson)
Kidd, Doreen (nee Balson)
Peacefully at Headwaters Health Care Centre on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at the age of 91. Beloved wife of Gordon Kidd (2007). Dear mother of Barbara Gilmore (John - Kit), Bonnie Marchildon (Rob) and Debbie MacDonald (Scott) and Beverley Kidd (1959). Cherished grandmother of Erin (Len), Sean (Vivian), Owen (Kaitlin), Mathew (Christie), Kyle (Emily) and Adam (Larissa). Dearest great-grandmother of Braden, Taylor, Poppy, Ozzy, Blake, Sloane, Charles, Benjamin, Violet. Remembered by her sisters Velma Stevenson, Betty Brawley and Ruth Hooker and the late Doris Bradley. Sadly missed by her sister-in-law Ruth Kidd. Doreen will also be greatly missed by her nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
A Celebration of Doreen's Life will be held on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Dods & McNair Funeral Home, Chapel & Reception Centre, 21 First St., Orangeville.
Private Family Burial Service has taken place at Caledon East Cemetery.
Memorial donations in memory of Doreen may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Dufferin County.
A tree will be planted in memory of Doreen in the Dods & McNair Memorial Forest at the Island Lake Conservation Area, Orangeville. A dedication service will be held on Sunday, September 9, 2018 at 2:30 p.m. Condolences may be offered to the family at www.dodsandmcnair.com