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Dempsey, Pauline

PAULINE VALENTINE DEMPSEY
(nee BURR)

Pauline Dempsey was called home to be with her Lord on February 6th, 2024
at PEC Memorial Hospital, Picton in her 94th year.

She was predeceased by her parents, the Rev. Lorne and May Burr (Squire), her husband William K. Dempsey,
infant son Christopher, grandchild Michael Drummond and her sister and brother in-law Carol and William Soble.
She is survived by her brother, Rodney Burr (Ellen) of Consecon, her sons, Terry (Deborah) Brantford,
Kenton (Gail) Ameliasburg, Peter (Olive) Dunnville, Jeffery (Laura) Consecon, and daughters Eraine Preston (Rick)
and Sherri Wheeler (Lloyd) Belleville. She will be sadly missed by 9 grandchildren, Marshall (Cheryl),
and Connor Dempsey, Grace Bayliss (Jon), Christopher Dempsey, P.C. Dempsey (Angela), Lyle and Brodie Preston, Shannon and Colene Wheeler. She will be greatly missed by her 5 great-grandchildren,
Rebecca and Kalyn Dempsey, Elizabeth and William Dempsey, and Laszlo Bayliss.

Pauline loved working with children. She was a stay-at-home Mom on the family farm
fostering babies and then caring for numerous grandchildren. She served many years as Secretary/Treasurer
of Burr’s Cemetery. She was active in the churches she attended (Crofton, Fairway Ave. Sunday School,
Victoria Avenue Baptist, First Baptist in Kingston and Emmanuel Baptist Belleville).

The family would like to thank the PSWs that assisted Mom at home especially Stacy, Hope, Santos and Kaitlyn,
thanks to the Hospice personnel and the nurses and doctors at PECM Hospital.
Special thanks to her Nurse Practitioner David Manchester.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Hospice Prince Edward, PECMH Foundation Back the Build
or the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.
A Service of Remembrance will be held at Eastside Community Baptist Church, Belleville
on May 9th, 2024. Service details to be provided in a later announcement.
Online condolences may be shared at www.ainsworthfuneralhome.com

Funeral arrangements entrusted to the
AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, 288 NOXON AVENUE, WELLINGTON.


Memorial Donations to Hospice Prince Edward may be made by cheque and mailed to
Hospice Prince Edward, 40 Downes Avenue, Picton, ON. K0K 2T0 or online through www.canadahelps.org

Memorial Donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation Back the Build 
may be made by cheque and mailed to 403 Main Street, Picton, ON K0K 2T0
or online at www.pecmhf.ca or www.backthebuild.ca

Memorial Donations may be made online at www.heartandstroke.ca or
by cheque payable to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada and mailed to
1200-2300 Yonge St, Box 2414 Toronto, ON M4P1E4 

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