It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved Mother, Marleen Jessie Dorcas, on December 15, 2019. Marleen was born in Williamsburg, NB on September 2, 1939. She is survived by her son Laurie Collins and daughter Gloria (Bill) Partington; grand children , Natasha, Craig, Ryan, Marlayna and Ross; 10 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild. Also survived by brother, Sterling Dorcas (and family); several nieces and nephews.
Marlene was predeceased by her parents, Edgar and Hilda (Merrill) Dorcas; brother, Aubrey Dorcas and the father to her children, Cecil Collins.
Marleen worked several years for Creaghan’s Dept. Store as well as Calps. Marleen went on the change her career as a home care worker for the Canadian Red Cross until retirement. The family would like to express their sincere gratitude to the staff of the Nashwaak Villa for their dedicated care to our mom.
At the families request there will be no visitation or service at this time.
Arrangements are in the Compassionate care of Chipman Funeral Home Ltd. & Crematorium. Memories and condolences may be shared through www.chipmanfuneralhome.ca