McLoughlin – Dorothy Elizabeth (nee McMahon) age 78, died of a stroke May 27, 2007 in Hope. Dorothy was born in Chilliwack, B.C. on June 18, 1928, the daughter of the late Marshal Patrick McMahon and the late Eliza (Elsie) Adams. She is survived by her former husband Peter Gavin McLoughlin of Mission and sons John (Fay Gerbrandt) of Abbotsford and Michael of Hope. Dorothy is survived as well by her sister C. Patricia McMahon and her late sister Sheila Saunders’ children William, Marie and Jeffery and many
cousins. She was also predeceased by her sister Margaret (Tucker) and
brother Joe. Dorothy’s schooling began at St. Patrick’s in Vancouver where
she graduated. She graduated from the University of B.C. with a Bachelor of Home Economics’ 51and B.Ed. (Sec) ’56. She taught in the Vancouver School District and the North Vancouver School District. She was a member of the University Womens’ Club, various Roman Catholic Church education and charity groups and a lifetime member of the Newman Association of Vancouver at U.B.C. Married family life took her to Nanaimo, Kelowna, Fort St. John and Mission. The Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at Our Lady of Good Hope Roman Catholic Church, Monday, June 11, 2007. Arrangements in care of McLean’s Funeral Services Ltd.
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