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October 18, 1958 ~ February 5, 2024 (age 65) 65 Years Old
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It is with heavy hearts we announce the sudden passing of out beloved mother, sister, aunt, granny, and dear friend Dorothy Berens on February 5, 2024 at Seven Oaks Hospital in Winnipeg at the age of 65.
Dorothy is predeceased by both her parents Henry and Antoinette, three sisters, two brothers, daughters Vanessa and Amanda Berens.
Dorothy is survived by her children Anthony (Sophia), Nancy (Chan), Shawna, and Jennita, sisters; Veronica, Delvina and Francine.
Dorothy was a beautiful, caring and soft spoken lady who loved to tell stories. She was also known as “Dot” and was born October 18, 1958 in Fisher River, but she lived most of her life in Berens River where she was married to her late husband Elijah Berens and had 4 children. After the loss of her late husband, she met her common law partner Edmund Bear (Jann) and had 2 girls and raised 3 grandsons together.
Dorothy loved all her grandchildren very much. She had 55 grandchildren and numerous brothers and sisters. She worked at Clarkson Hotel in Berens River for many years and also worked as a housemaker at the login cabins. She also loved to spend time with her family and friends.
Pallbearers are Anthony Berens, Malcom Berens, Elijah Berens, Curtis Berens, Montana Berens, Jalen Everette.
Honorary pallbearers are all her grandchildren.
Viewing will be held on Sunday February 12, 2024 from 7p.m.-11p.m. at Eternal Grace Funerals 1111 Logan Avenue, Winnipeg
Wake Service will be at Berens River United Church February 13, 2024 7 to 11p.m.
Funeral in Berens River United Church at 11:00a.m.