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845 Devonshire Ave
Woodstock, ON N4S 8Z4
Phone: 519-539-0004
Fax: 519-539-0849
Dorothy Racknor

Dorothy Ellen Racknor (Wright)

Monday, July 30th, 1928 - Saturday, May 11th, 2019
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RACKNOR, Dorothy Ellen- It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Mom, grandma and GG, on Saturday May 11th 2019 at St. Marys Memorial Hospital. Dorothy Racknor (nee Wright) of St. Pauls Ontario in her 91st year. She was born near Ridgetown, Ontario to John and Laura (nee Mallott) Wright. She lived many years in Ridgetown, Chatham, Aylmer, Woodstock and Embro. She loved her family and friends, and old time music. Playing music, dancing and her love of travel were her passions and she was still going to jamborees and music concerts right to the end. Dorothy will be forever missed, but never forgotten, and was the loved mother of Deb (Gary), Mark (Judy), Diane (Max), Lillian, Connie and Jim. Loving grandmother of John (Kim), Jason (Deb), Jewell (Rob), Tanisha (James), William (Casey), Adam, Jacob, Shawn (Kelly), Mitchell (Stephanie), Sarah (Michael),and great grandmother of David, Lori, Sonja, Dylan, Justin, Kassandra, Kole, Ryan, Hailey, Ellis, Bradley, and Link. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. She was predeceased by her brothers Earl, Ralph, Archie and grandson . Friends are welcome to join the family at the Brock and Visser Funeral Home, 845 Devonshire Ave., Woodstock, 519-539-0004 on Tuesday May 14th 2019 from 7-9 pm and Wednesday May 15th 2019 from 2:30-4:30 and 7-9 pm, where the funeral service will be held in the chapel on Thursday May 16th 2019 at 11:00 am with Rev. Doug Peck officiating. Interment at Aylmer Cemetery. If desired, memorial contributions to Canadian Diabetes Association or the Sunshine Foundation. Personal condolences at www.brockandvisser.com
Special thanks to St. Marys Memorial Hospital and Brock and Visser Funeral Home in Woodstock for their handling of funeral arrangements.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, May 14th, 2019 | 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    When
    Tuesday, May 14th, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Location
    Brock and Visser Funeral Home
    Address
    845 Devonshire Ave.
    WOODSTOCK, ON
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  • Second Visitation

    Wednesday, May 15th, 2019 | 2:30pm - 4:30pm
    When
    Wednesday, May 15th, 2019 2:30pm - 4:30pm
    Location
    Brock and Visser Funeral Home
    Address
    845 Devonshire Ave.
    WOODSTOCK, ON
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  • Third Visitation

    Wednesday, May 15th, 2019 | 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, May 15th, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Location
    Brock and Visser Funeral Home
    Address
    845 Devonshire Ave.
    WOODSTOCK, ON
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  • Service

    Thursday, May 16th, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Thursday, May 16th, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    Brock and Visser Funeral Home
    Address
    845 Devonshire Ave.
    WOODSTOCK, ON
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    Officiant
    Reverend Douglas Peck
  • Interment

    Location
    Aylmer Cemetery
    Address
    8152 Imperial Rd
    Aylmer, ON
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  • Reception

    Location
    Brock and Visser Reception Lounge
    Address
    845 Devonshire Ave.
    WOODSTOCK, ON N4S 8Z4
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Muriel Couch

Posted at 04:20pm
Debbie and families
I was sorry to hear of the passing of your Mother.
I enjoyed listening to her play the accordion.
My condolences to Dorothy’s family.
Muriel Couch
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Colleen Vanderhoeven

Posted at 01:00pm
Debbie&family, Mark&family, Dorothy`s family
So sorry to hear of Dorothy`s passing, we will always remember her,
please accept our condolences and our thoughts and prayers
we will treasure the times we spent with her at the jams
so sorry we can`t make it to the visitations, we have prior commitments.
R.I.P. Dorothy you`ve earned your wings. Hugs Colleen& Gerry v
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