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Whitworth, Donna


1962 - 2022

Donna passed into the Lords loving hands unexpectedly, early on Monday April 25, with family at her side. A high school Math teacher by profession, Donna was passionate about learning and passed this to her children. For Donna, family came first, and she devoted enormous time and effort to being there for them.  Donna set high standards for herself, which were frustrated as her health declined over  the past few years. What remained unchanged was her love of the outdoors, travelling South in the Spring and Fall,  and in particular, camping with her extended family.

Her passing is grieved by her husband of 36 years Peter, mother Lorraine Whitworth (Harney), children James, Sarah, Rachel, and Jeffrey, as well as her brothers Glenn, Garry, and Steve and sister Karen, and a large extended family. She is predeceased by her father David Whitworth.

 Words fail to adequately express our love for her and sadness at her sudden loss.

Relatives and friends are invited to meet with the family at  The Funeral Co-operative of Ottawa, 419 St. Laurent Boulevard, on Sunday May 1st, 2002 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Many thanks to the staff at the Queensway Carleton Hospital, and in particular the ICU team who provided excellent care in her final days.

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Rachel and family

Please accept our deepest condolences on the loss of your Mom. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Stirling Carson, April 29, 2022

Lorraine and family,

Dear Lorraine,
So sad to hear of the passing of Donna - simply hard to believe in just remembering her from the early Montreal/Lafleche days!

You have our deepest sympathies and prayers in support of your days ahead!

Do take care - stay safe! Stephanie and Jack

Jack Braithwaite, April 29, 2022

Sarah, Pat and family

We are so very sorry for your sudden loss! Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. May your mom rest in peace in the loving arms of Jesus. And may you find comfort in the memories and the love of those who care.

Gary and Marie Adam, April 30, 2022

Pat and Sarah and family

Our family sends our love and care to you at this time. What a wonderful tribute to your mom and wish I had the chance to meet her.
We are with you in spirit
With much love
Gloria and family xxx

Gloria Jordan, April 30, 2022

Peter Ennis

So sorry to hear about Donna. You take care. Sending a big hug.

Cathy Fagnan, May 1, 2022