Dorothy Donaldson

Dorothy Donaldson

Dorothy Madeleine

“Pauline” Donaldson

was born on September 26th, 1920 in Vancouver, B.C. and died on December 20th, 2012 in the Vernon Jubilee Hospital at the age of 92 years.

Pauline will be lovingly remembered by her two daughters, Mary (Erwin) Klassen of Vernon, B.C. and Jean Greenwood of Summerland, B.C.; one son, Robert (Corinna Edmundson) Donaldson of Telkwa, B.C.; six grandchildren, Ken and Jeff Klassen, Amanda (Aaron) Leckie, Yvette (Nathan) Lauer, Bruce (Tracey) Greenwood and Leayra (Kevin) Germaine; and five great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Leslie James (Les) Donaldson on March 24th, 1999.

Pauline was born and raised in Vancouver and later moved to the Bulkley Valley in the early 1940s where she met her future husband Les and after their marriage she taught school, farmed and raised her family. Pauline came to Vernon in 1979 where she remained until her death. Pauline loved animals and was a member of the Vernon Kennel Club. She was also an avid weaver and a member of the Kalamalka Weavers and Spinners.

In respecting Pauline’s wishes she was cremated and there will be no Funeral Service held. As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Pauline to the charity of their choice.

Cremation arrangements were made with


5605-27th Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5


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