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Steve Dowson

Steve Dowson

Sunday, June 2, 2019

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Obituary for Steve Dowson

Dowson, Steve - Passed away peacefully in his sleep at home on Sunday, June 2, 2019 in his 58th year. Beloved husband of Bev (née Hayes) for nearly 30 years. Loved son of Helen and the late Art. Steve will be greatly missed by his brother Brian (Debra), predeceased by his brother Dave (survived by Karen). He will be forever remembered by his Mother-in-law Mary Hayes, his many nieces, nephews, extended family, and friends. In keeping with Steve's wishes, cremation has taken place and memorial service will be held on Saturday, June 15th at 1:00p.m. at the Sunderland Legion, 104 River Street, Sunderland. If desired, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family and may be made through Mackey Funeral Home, or online at www.mackeys.ca

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    Saturday, June 15, 2019 | 1:00pm - 4:00pm
    Royal Canadian Legion branch 141 Sunderland
    104 River Street
    Sunderland, Ontario
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    Saturday, June 15, 2019
    1:00pm - 4:00pm
    Please come casual and put on your favorite John Deer or motorcycle clothing
Please come casual and put on your favorite John Deere or motorcycle clothing

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Jim and Janet Dowson, John and Julia Aldrich, and others have planted trees to honor the life of Steve Dowson.
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Jim and Janet Dowson

In memory of our cousin Steve - a quiet and very caring individual who will be missed by many; family and friends alike.
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Jim and Janet Dowson planted a memorial tree for Steve Dowson
Comment | Posted at 03:08pm via Memorial Tree

Lorraine Sim

So sorry for your loss Bev. Thinking of you. Bruce and Lorraine Sim
Comment | Posted at 07:15pm via Condolence

John and Julia Aldrich

So very sorry for your loss.
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John and Julia Aldrich planted a memorial tree for Steve Dowson
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Donna Hess

Dear Bev and family, so sorry to hear of Steve's passing. Holding you in my thoughts, Donna Hess
Comment | Posted at 08:31pm via Condolence

Meaghann, Jayden, Blaine and Julie

So sorry to hear of your loss.
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Meaghann, Jayden, Blaine and Julie planted a memorial tree for Steve Dowson
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