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Dorothy Lois Potter


Dorothy Lois Potter

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Dorothy Lois Potter, age 87, of Springhill, NS.  Dorothy passed away at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre on Wednesday, June 19, 2019. 

Dorothy was born in Charlottetown, PEI, the daughter of the late Milton and Claire (Croken) Cannon.

Dorothy was a loving and caring woman who was appreciated and loved by all her friends and family.

Dorothy will be sadly missed by sons,Ted and Stuart (Georgie), both of Springhill; Steven (Sandy) of Calgary and Brian (Roseanna) of Brandon; daughters, Cathy (Donald) Sarson, East Amherst, Enid Munro (Kris Landry), Springhill and Debbie (Michael) Roberts, Rothesay, NB; brothers Charles Cannon, Dartmouth, and Wendell of PEI; sisters, Hilma Tracey of Saint John and Adera Garron, Digby, NS; and several grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her husband Glen; brothers Joseph and Patrick; sisters Vivian Somerville, Phyllis Todd and Elizabeth Higgins.

Arrangements have been entrusted to A H Brown Funeral Home, 5 McFarlane St, Springhill, NS (902-597-2361) where cremation has taken place.  Dorothy's life will be celebrated at an Afternoon of Remembrance from 2 to 4 pm at A H Brown Funeral Home on Monday, June 24, 2019 with Father Craig Christenson sharing a message at 2 pm.  Burial will take place in the Hillside Cemetery, Springhill  following the gathering.

Donations in memory of Dorothy may be made to the Salvation Army or the charity of your choice.

Sharing of memories and condolences may be sent to the family by visiting Dorothy's online memorial through the A H Brown Funeral Home Facebook Page, or at

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Service Date
Monday, June 24, 2019
Service Time
Service Location
A H Brown Funeral Home, Springhill, NS

Burial Date
Monday, June 24, 2019
Burial Location
Hillside Cemetery

Requested Charity
Salvation Army or Charity of choice