Brian Collingdon's mother

September 18, 2011

It with is with regret that we have been informed of the passing of Brian Collingdon's mother, Doris, early Saturday morning.



  • A private family service will be held at a later date.


Doris Aileen Collingdon (May 25, 1915 - September 17, 2011) It is with great sorrow that the family of Doris Collingdon announce her passing at the age of 96 on Saturday, September 17, 2011 at St. Joseph's Hospital. Predeceased by her beloved husband Alfred (1993), sister Leone White, sister-in-law Ellen Cote and nephew James Rowley. Dearly loved mother of Brian, Lynne Cole (Allan), and Karen Davis (Russ), grandmother of Jeff (Paula), Kim (Jeff), Jason (Gordana) and Ashleigh and G.G. of Hayden, Conrad, Duncan, Harper, Gavin, Tatiana and Alexander, and aunt of Roger Rowely (Pam). Doris was a Life Member of Her Majesty's Army & Navy Veterans Society Ladies Auxiliary. Her love for her family, sense of humour, gentle nature and perseverance to the very end will be with us always. We would like to thank the staff of CTU North for their care, compassion and support. Visitation will be held at the Dodsworth & Brown Funeral Home, 'ANCASTER CHAPEL', 378 Wilson St. E. on Tuesday, September 20, 2011 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A private family service will be held at a later date. Interment at White Chapel Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, a donation to the CNIB or the charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated by the family.