Funeral services for the late Mrs. Elizabeth Christine Dougall, age 75 years, who passed away on Saturday, October 12, 2019 were held on Friday, November 8, 2019 in St. Paul's Anglican Church, with Archdeacon Deborah Kraft and Rev. Anne Carr officiating.
Heartfelt remembrances were given by Liz's sister, Sue Burton, friends Joanne Kemble and Pierre Nantais, and lifetime family friends Jack and Sue McCartney read by John McCartney. Musical solo was performed by nephew, Keith O'Brien. The scripture reading was proclaimed by brother in-law, John O'Brien and niece Chrissy O’Brien. The recessional was played by family friend, Piper Neil McCartney.
The St. Paul's Memorial Choir, accompanied by Music Director, Dr. Sean Kim uplifted us with their gifts of song.
Following the service, a time of fellowship and reception was held in the church hall.
The Dougall family would like to extend our heartfelt thank you to all our family who traveled from near and far to support us and pay tribute to our mother. Thank you to our Mom and Dad’s many friends, who showed their kindness in many ways. Thank you to our mom’s neighbours both recent and way back, for being so helpful to her. Thank you to the members of the Dougall Media Family, whose support has made this difficult time, easier for our family. Sincere thanks to everyone for the many sympathy cards, online condolences, flowers, memorial donations to the United Way, food trays, gifts, phone calls, visits and prayers. Your thoughtfulness will never be forgotten.
Thank you to the staff of Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre, and ICU staff for doing your very best. Thank you to the Paramedics who were there for our mom so quickly. Thank you to the management and staff of Applebee’s for your professional response.
Thank you to all who attended from out of town, your presence was truly appreciated. Thank you to St. Paul’s Anglican Church and congregation. Thank you, Archdeacon Deborah, for your beautiful service, friendship and compassion and to Rev. Anne for your kindness and assistance. To Music Director, Dr. Kim and the Memorial Choir for your gifts of music and to the Altar Guild and sides-people for your participation in the service. Thank you to the St. Paul's Catering Ministry for the lovely luncheon following the service. Thank you to Everest Funeral Home, for helping us to navigate through the entire process.
Thank you all so much we are truly grateful.
The Dougall Family