print this page
close this page
Bookmark and Share

Lillian Diane Dorey


Lillian Diane Dorey
Lillian Diane Dorey
Lillian Diane Dorey 1949-2022. It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Lillian Diane Dorey, age 73, on September 12th 2022 at South Shore Regional Hospital, Bridgewater.

Born in Western Shore, she was a daughter of the late George and Nettie ( Swinimer ) Zwicker.

She is survived by sons, George (Krista) Dorey, Kimber (Lisa) DeMont; Her Pride and Joy Grandson, Nathan Dorey, with whom she shared an incredible bond. Sisters, June (Harold) Zwicker, Linda (Garnet) Rafuse; Brothers, Wayne (Sandra) Zwicker, Jake Zwicker, Ken (Lena) Zwicker, Roy (Linda) Zwicker; Sister- in-laws, Jean Zwicker, Sandy Zwicker, Patricia (James) Benoit, Paulette Barkhouse, Gladys (Jerry) Parsons, Rosalie Dorey; Brother-in-law George Wilson. Many nieces and nephews, along with their families, who she loved dearly. Honorary Son and Daughter-in-law, Tony Smith and Bertha Barkhouse whom she loved as if they were her own. She will also be dearly missed by many close friends. Some who have become more like family over the years.

She was predeceased by her parents; Loving Husband, Roy (2012); Sister, Sally DeMont; Brothers, Donnie and Laurie Zwicker; Sisters- in-law, Cathy and Nell Zwicker, Elizabeth Kane, Sally Wilson, Betty Zwicker, Minerva Dorey, Stella and Joyce; Brothers-in-law, Bob Zwicker, Leonard DeMont, Lewis Barkhouse, Sydney Dorey, James Dorey; Nephew, Doug Zwicker; Nephew-in-law, Clyde Sawler.

The family would like to take this time to thank the Doctors and Nurses at both South Shore Regional Hospital and Fisherman's Memorial Hospital, as well as EHS, for all their care, kindness and compassion given. We would also like to thank Dr. Lori Jones, Tammy Collins, Lunenburg County Home Support Girls, Family First Medical and Mahone Funeral Home. Her sons would like to express their gratitude to Sandra and Wayne, Jake, June, Linda, Tony and Bertha, Nathan and Krista, for all they did to help mom out in times of need. Your support has been appreciated and won't be forgotten.

Cremation has taken place. There will be no visitation. If you so choose, Memorial Donations may be made to the family or charity of your choice.

There will be a Graveside Service, at which time, following their wishes, Roy and Lillian's ashes will be laid to rest together in one Urn. This will take place on Thursday, September 29th 2022 at 1:00pm, in Western Shore Cemetery, Western Shore. Rev. Ron Barkhouse officiating. Pastor Rod Bezanson will be playing hymns on guitar.

Mom - Nan, We will think of you always, we will continue to speak your name, You will never be forgotten, we will hold you close to our hearts and there you will remain, until we meet again. We love you... Love, your boys.

Arrangements entrusted to the care of Mahone Funeral Home, P.O. Box 200, 32 Parish St., Mahone Bay, NS B0J 2E0 (902-624-8241). Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting:

Please be advised, the office of Mahone Funeral Home is not able to receive memorial donation funds at this time. Please inform the Family of your memorial contribution through our website. Your memorial donation payment may then be sent directly to your charity of choice.

“Founded in 1883 - Serving the Community for 139 years.”
>Click here to View Condolences
Service Date
Thursday, September 29, 2022