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Catherine Driscoll Dawson
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Birth: 1925
Glace Bay
Nova Scotia, Canada
Death: Mar. 6, 2011
Nova Scotia, Canada

It is with deepest regret and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our dearly beloved mother, Catherine Dawson, 86 of Sydney, formerly of Royal Avenue, Sydney on Sunday, March 6, 2011 at home.
Born in Glace Bay, she was the daughter of the late John and Josephine (Deveaux) Driscoll.
She was a member of St. Joseph's parish, Sydney, Branch 12, Royal Canadian Legion and the mixed dart league. She was a devoted Catholic and when unable to attend church, she watched Mass For Shut-Ins.
Catherine is survived by six daughters, Mary MacDonald, Joan (Stephen) MacLean, Marlene Dawson (Barry), Gloria (Percy) Cantwell, all of Sydney; Debbie (David) Connors, New Waterford; Elaine (George) LeBlanc, Quispamsis, N.B.; two sons, Ken, Dieppe, N.B.; Dennis (Bonnie), Kitchener, Ont.; four sisters, Joyce (Ken) Wolstenholme, Theresa McSavaney, both of Kitchener, Ont.; Sophie Peters, Inverhuron, Ont.; Tillie Mercer, Glace Bay; brother, Michael (Pat) Driscoll, Kitchener, Ont.; 15 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by sisters-in-law, Shirley Driscoll, Mary Dawson, Jenny O'Callaghan Pearl Dawson and Marg Doucet.
She was predeceased by her husband Nick in 1979; brothers, George, Albert, Tom and sister, Mary.
Visitation for the late Mrs. Dawson will take place at T.W. Curry Parkview Chapel on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral mass will be celebrated on Wednesday at 2 p.m. at St. Joseph's Church with Rev. Conrad Edwards officiating. Interment in Resurrection Cemetery, Sydney Forks.
Donations may be made to Mass For Shut Ins or a charity of choice.
"A mother's love is irreplaceable, an angel in heaven unforgettable." 
Resurrection Cemetery
Sydney Forks
Cape Breton County
Nova Scotia, Canada
Created by: Ian Baker
Record added: Mar 08, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66630408
Catherine <i>Driscoll</i> Dawson
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Catherine <i>Driscoll</i> Dawson
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