Doreen Willard

WILLARD: Doreen, A resident of Trenton, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 16, 2019 in her 90th year. Born on December 18, 1929, daughter of the late Morley and Ina (Nash) Cosier. Beloved wife of the late Dalton Willard. Loving mother of Mark & Catherine Willard, Scott & Terry Willard, Dale & Charlene Willard, and Brian & Rhonda Willard. Proud grandmother of Amy & Andy Montgomery, Jeremy & Lisa Willard, Amanda & Jeff McKee, Michael Willard, Trevor & Melanie Willard, Olivia Willard, Jason & Nicole Willard, Pamela & Ryan Law, Ashley Willard, and Tyler Willard. Cherished great grandmother of Connor and Cadence Montgomery, Cole and Ella Willard, Felix and Violet McKee, Emerson and Reagan Willard, and Asher and Nehemiah Law. Doreen will also be missed by numerous nieces and nephews. She actively attended Gregory Drive Alliance Church until she moved to Trenton. Doreen will be remembered for her love of family and friends, for bringing fun to every occasion and is best known for her servant heart. Friends will be received for Visitation at Gregory Drive Alliance Church, 255 Gregory Drive West, Chatham, on Tuesday, May 21, between 11:00am-1:00pm with a Funeral Service to follow. Interment at Maple Leaf Cemetery. Donations to The Gregory Drive Alliance Church Renovation Fund or Bible League Canada are gratefully acknowledged by the family.

18 Comments on “Doreen Willard”

  1. Our thoughts & prayers are with your entire family at this time of sadness.

    With love,
    Aunt Doris & Uncle Arnold

  2. Our thoughts & prayers are with your entire family at this time of sadness.

    With love,
    Aunt Doris & Uncle Arnold

  3. Aunt Doreen was a wonderful Mom, Grandma and Great-Grandma and an Aunt to so many of us. She will be missed but never forgotten. So many wonderful memories to be cherished.

    Love and prayers to all
    Elizabeth and Bob

  4. Thinking of all you boys and your families…..our deepest sympathy to all….your Mom will be missed by many many friends……I will miss her many phone calls as we talked often during my recent illnesses……John and I remember many good times with your parents and you boys when you were little…..not sure if we will make the service as I still have many health issues but you will be in our thoughts and prayers.❤️

  5. We were so blessed to have known Doreen. She had the kindest heart and most gentle spirit. Our hearts go out to all of her family and her many friends. She will be missed so very much but live on in all of the hearts that she touched.

  6. Thinking of the family during this difficult time. Our hearts go out to you
    Love darin, Lori and Nolan

  7. Dear Mark ,Scott , Dale , Brian & Families
    We cherish the visit we had with your Mom in her lovely room in Burlington . We will hold wonderful memories as we celebrate the opportunity of knowing your Mom and Dad and the pride they shared about your respective Families. Blessings.

  8. We offer our deep condolences at this sorrowful time.
    Aunt Doreen had a warm heart filled with kindness. She will be greatly missed and fondly remembered.
    Our thoughts are with you at this time.
    With Love
    Sharon and Conor

  9. Dear Family
    Our thoughts are with you at the passing of your dear Mother and Grandmother. She will be lovingly remembered as a caring and kind Aunt to me.
    We offer our deepest sympathy
    With love
    Sharon and Conor

  10. Our deepest sympathies are extended to the family at this very difficult time. Doreen was a special lady and will be missed by many. Unfortunately we will not be able to attend the visitation or funeral but our thoughts and prayers will be with you.
    Doug & Holly Chaytor

  11. We are very sorry for your loss but rejoicing that she is with our Father in Heaven. We will see her again one day. Praise God!

  12. Mark, Scott, Dale, Brian & Families,

    Our deepest sympathy to everyone at this sad time.
    Your Mom was a very loving, caring person.
    She always had a kind word and a beautiful smile.
    We had a wonderful visit when she came to our new home in London.
    She was an amazing, incredible person to visit with as she was always interested in what you were doing.
    We will see you all at the funeral.
    Linda & Ron Greason (Shur-Gain Friends)

  13. We are so blessed to have known this sweet lady! Truly she had the kindest heart! Love and prayers to all the family!

  14. Our deepest sympathy to all the family at this time. Doreen was a kind hearted and fun person. Our family had a lot of great memories together.
    May your memories bring you comfort. Thinking of you all with sympathy.
    Love to all the family.

  15. My deepest sympathies to all of the family. Doreen was a wonderful lady with a hudge heart. She was so kind to me and of tremendous help. I will always be grateful for her love and encouragement. I’m so sad to hear of her death, and would of liked to be at her celebration of life.

  16. Katherine, Gerry Kimball & family Susan, Greg. Graham of Scruples Hair Design, You will be missed. Wonderful generous, and so warmly affectionate. Condolences to your family. Rest in peace Doreen❤️

  17. Present with the Lord; How beautiful.
    I have so many memories from childhood years to our last time at David & Sharon’s last fall at the old Willard homestead.
    A.Doreen always had a nice little letter in our cards.
    You could never guess her age . Always younger looking and so very active .
    Cherish the .memories.
    God’s Blessings be with all your family’s at this sad time.
    Sandra and family

  18. I am so sorry to see that Aunt Doreen had passed. I tried to reach her several times by phone with no luck.
    My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
    Love Deb

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