It looks like you are viewing this on a mobile device. Would you like to use the mobile version? No thanks.
It looks like your device can support the full version of the site. Would you like to view that instead? No thanks.
Email to a friend Tweet This Send to Facebook Share on Google+
Dorothy Abbott
May 21, 1938 - November 21, 2016
Return to the Memorial Getting Started Administration Inbox  
Return to Getting Started  
Return to the Memorial Help Extend the Memorial Order a Keepsake Book  
Obituary Eulogy Guestbook Biography Photos Media Life Stories Family Tree Contribute
<div itemprop="description">Abbott (Tufts), Dorothy Gertrude – age 78 of Dartmouth passed away peacefully Monday, November 21, 2016 in Dartmouth General Hospital. Born in Bonavista, Manitoba she was a daughter of the late Alfred and Gertrude (Horner) Tufts. Dorothy was an avid gardener, loved spending time outdoors and was an enthusiastic member of the Red Hat Society. She loved to read and spent much of her career working at the Dartmouth Woodlawn and Annapolis Royal libraries. She also volunteered as a member of the Dartmouth General Hospital Auxiliary. Most of all, Dorothy loved spending time with her 6 grandchildren. A special thanks to all of the nursing staff and physicians at the Dartmouth General Hospital. Dorothy is survived by her husband of 57 years, George “Stan”; children, David (Charlotte), Stephen (Colleen), Donald, Tanya Gates (Robert); grandchildren, Gregory, Nicole, Myles, Mitchell, Cole, Jordan; brother, Donald Tufts (Kay); sisters, Carol Arthur, Sandra Williams (Floyd), Barbara Barlow (Wilfred). Cremation has taken place. A Celebration of life will be held 1pm, Friday November 25th with a reception to follow both in Atlantic Funeral Home, 771 Main Street, Dartmouth. Private family interment in Dartmouth Memorial Gardens. Donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. Online condolences may be sent by visiting (Dartmouth Chapel)</div>