1955 - 2022
Obituary of Dorie Courtemanche-Cullen
It is with saddened hearts that we announce the passing of Dorie, surrounded by her loving family, on February 20, 2022 at 66 years of age. Loving wife and best friend of Donald with whom she shared 33 years of marriage. Cherished mother of Michelynne Tremblay and Gerard Tremblay. Beloved little grandma of Stephen Tremblay and River Tremblay. Dear sister of Faye Melis (Bill), Rosemary Nelson (George), Theresa Baxter (Keith) and the late Janet Schmidt. At Dorie’s request, cremation has taken place. An interment will take place in the summer at Victoria Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Reid Funeral Home, 87 Maidstone Avenue East, Essex (519-776-4233). In memory of Dorie, memorial donations may be made to Erie Shores Hospice (Hospice Erie Shores Campus).
“Don’t cry for her down here, for she is at peace in the pines. She rests her soul that grew like vines and wrapped everyone with love. For there is no life without death, it is a beautiful cycle, no tears today, only strength. Celebrate her and the beauty she brought to the world.”