Doris White (née Rolls)

March 4, 2018 10 Condolences Print Obituary Send Flowers

February 25, 1927 – March 1, 2018

It is with heavy hearts and happy memories, that our family announces the peaceful passing of Doris White (née Rolls) at age 91, in Edmonton, Alberta. Predeceased by her loving husband Matthew, son Randy and daughter Jocelyn. Survived by her sister Evelyn Fifield, age 101, of Ottawa, Ontario. Loving mother to Glenn (Jeannie and daughters Katie and Cassie), Tracey (Derek and daughters Alexandra, Ashley, Anna and Abigail), Rosalind (daughter Tina and husband Dave, and son Chad), Barbara (daughters Jaime and Faith, and son Frank), Darwin (Rose and son Jason). Granddaughter Jessica (husband Ryan). Great grandchildren… Skyler, Paige, Aiden, Quinn, Owen, Ben, Jocelyn, and Bronson.

Doris will be remembered for her sense of humour, bright smile and insatiable sweet tooth. Growing up in Newfoundland, she never particularly liked the ocean. However, she loved watching the ships sail across the ocean especially when visiting Hawaii on vacation. She will be dearly missed by all, most especially by her little buds Coco and Luna.

Thank you to everyone at the Misericordia Hospital for helping in her final days, notably Glennie and Joan. As well as everyone who supported our family in making her last months more comfortable.

To respect Doris's wishes, a private family gathering will take place at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to:
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
17312 – 107 Avenue, Edmonton, AB T5S 1E9

  1. Condolences to the family sister Evelyn misses the chats she use to have with Doris and sends her love to all her nieces and nephew. Keith and I send our condolences to you all.

  2. We send our sincere condolences to you all especially to Roz our special life long friend.

    We know the time We spent with Doris was a privelidge as every single time We experienced accepting living and enjoying Life.

    We still enjoy the colorful Afghan that Doris made for us many many years ago and when we close our eyes and breathe we can easily see her smiling face and hear that special Doris laughter.


    Rita and Randy Lester

  3. So sorry for your lossTracey and Derek. Our condolences to all your families.

  4. So sorry for your loss Tracey and Derek

  5. Gladys had I send our condolences sorry for your loss,

  6. Tracey and family, I am so sorry for your loss. Although I didn’t know her it is clear she was a wonderful and caring mother based on the wonderful and caring daughter that she raised.

  7. So sorry for your loss. I have great memories with Aunt Doris and her family. She will be greatly missed. Hugs to all my relatives.

  8. So sorry for your loss my condolence to the family

  9. We are sorry for your loss! Words can’t express the Love and Respect We had for her. She was so kind to our family! Sadly missed but forever Loved! Keep on smiling ” Nanny White as you fly high with the Angels! Xxoo

  10. Our deepest condolences. Your mother will be truly missed by all who knew her and those lovely little pups.

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