SCANLON, Doris Helen (née Wiskin) - September 15, 1927 - January 14, 2019 Doris passed away peacefully at home surrounded by the love of her family at the age of 91. Beloved husband of 63 years, the Reverend Canon James P. Scanlon. Dear mother of Esther Jane Scanlon (Daniel Berg) of Pakenham, Peter Michael Scanlon (Kathryn) of Cobourg. Loving grandmother of Alexander and Caitlin. Survived by sister in law Connie Wiskin. Predeceased by her parents Vera and George Wiskin and brothers Charles and Douglas Wiskin. The family will receive friends at St. John’s Anglican Church in Portsmouth Village, 41 Church Street, on Saturday, January 19, 2019, from 1:00pm until the time of the service at 2:00 pm in the church. Interment will take place at Glenhaven Memorial Gardens, Glenburnie on May 14, 2019. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to The Primate’s World Relief and Development Fund, 80 Hayden St, Toronto, ON M4Y 3G2 ( or The University Hospitals Kingston Foundation (Mental Health Services), 55 Rideau Street, Suite 4 Kingston, ON K7K 2Z8 ( Online donations and condolences may be made at HREF="">
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Posted by Linda Brooks (caregiver) On Thursday, January 17, 2019
To Rev. Jim & family, please accept my sincere sympathy for your loss. I only knew Doris a short time, and saw immediately a kind & understanding person, with a lot of spark & humour thrown in. My only wish is to have known her earlier. My thoughts & prayers are with you.
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Posted by Katie Harrington (nee Pero) (Acquaintance) On Thursday, January 17, 2019
It is with great sadness that I'm reading this, but I know that she is reunited with my nan (Helen) who worked for Doris and Jim when I was a child. I have so many fond memories, and think of them often. Thinking of her family at this difficult time.

Katie Harrington (nee Pero)

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