Carol DOBIE

DOBIE – Carol “Scotty” (née McMahon)

Died peacefully on March 2nd, 2013. Predeceased by her husband of forty-one years, Robert William Dobie. Carol is dearly missed by son David (Val); daughter Lea (Doug); son Keith, daughter Polly (Ciarán); stepdaughter Marilyn (Lasse); stepson John and grandchildren Daniel, Scott, Sarah, Alexa, Aisa, Declan, Orla, Danny, Susan and great-grandchildren Michelle, Philip and Oliver, sister Elizabeth Caldwell (Stu); sister Pauline Meek (Eric); sisters in laws Thelma McMahon (Albert) and Freda Carter (Ken); niece Gail and family, nieces Jean and Karen and their families and many nieces and nephews from Nova Scotia and Ontario. The family extends a special thank you to Eileen McFee who provided mom with care and friendship over many years. Thank you to those who gave care to mom in her final days. Carol was born in 1934 in Aylesford, Nova Scotia to Mae and Francis McMahon. She joined the Canadian Air Force in the 50’s and served as Corporal training new recruits. Married in 1957, Carol and Rob provided a loving home in Matsqui where they raised their family and welcomed many friends and extended family over the years. Carol will be remembered for her quick wit, hearty laugh, generous nature and for her delicious blueberry pies and preserves from their huge garden. A private family service was held on March 7th.