Doris Gilliard

Obituary of Doris Gilliard



Passed away peacefully at Country Manor in Thedford on Thursday, April 12, 2018, in her 83rd year.  Beloved wife of the late Robert.  Dear mother of John (Debbie), Garry (Jacqui), Cheryl (Scott) Blain, and Randy (Kim).  Doris is also survived by 12 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren, and her sister Marion Rawlings (late George), and her brother Don Scott (Shirley), and her sister in law Betty Beale


Doris was a Forest Fair Board member, loved cooking, quilt making, and playing bid euchre, and shuffleboard.  Her family was very important to her.


The family would like to thank family, friends, LHIN, County Manor staff, Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital, and London hospitals for all their care and compassion towards mother during her illness.


Visitation will take place at DENNING’S OF FOREST, 9 James Street South, Forest, on Monday, April 16, 2018, from 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm & 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm.  A Funeral Service will take place at the Forest United Church on Tuesday morning, April 17, 2018, at 11:00 am.  Interment to follow at Beechwood Cemetery.  For those who wish, in memoriam donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.  Online condolences may be left at