DICKIE, Donald Lorne
Dec 15th, 1931
May 19th, 2009
After a lengthy battle with
Emphysema his heart
was just too tired.
He slipped away with his
Marie at his side at VGH. He was a lifetime Seaman until his health prohibited it. Don shared many stories of his world travels and Ports. Predeceased by longtime companion Valene, step-daughter Majorie and many brothers of the sea. Survived by step-grand daughter Anna Marie, step-great grandson Alexander Suraj, stepson Timothy Upsdell, step-granddaughter Crysta ouper/Upsdell, step grandson Travis Couper/Upsdell, step great granddaughter Alexa. Connie and family, Bobbi and Family and long time caregiver Betsy MacVicar who he called his niece. Betsy and son James/Jenn wishes to extend their heart felt thank you and
sincere appreciation to the following: Dr. Elliott Mintz, Dr. T. Serah, all the home care nurses, his homemaker, oxygen support team and staff at McDonalds Pharmacy.
Special Thanks to Sharon and Eddie Barker who shopped for & delivered his groceries & alway remembered to bring his favourite McDonalds or Wendys treat and his
landlady Nay Nembhard who totally renovated his suite to meet his needs. Extra special thanks to Sharon Additer & May for looking after & cleaning suite
you are free to sale the 7 seas.
Gone but still in my heart,
your niece – Betsy.