Dorothy P. Amisson
1930 - 2021
Dorothy P. Amisson
Burial Information
Burial Date
Private Graveside Service at a later date.
Burial Location
Shinimicas Cemetery
Requested Charity
Cancer Society
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It is with deep sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Dorothy Pearl Amisson, age 91, of Amherst, NS.  Dorothy passed away on Friday, April 16, 2021 at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre.

Born in Shinimicas, NS, she was a daughter of the late Guy and Carrie (Mills) Smith.

Dorothy worked at the Amherst Movie Theatre, the Dominion Store, and was Credit Manager at Sears Canada.  A woman with a wonderful sense of humor, she had a great circle of friends that she loved to spend time with.  She enjoyed time at her cottage in Lorneville, NS.

Dorothy will be dearly missed by her daughter Vicki (James) Chapman, Warren, NS; sister Janet Goodwin, Florida as well as nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband Victor; sister Inez; brothers Edsel, Joseph and Reginald; brother-in-law Carmen Goodwin.

Arrangements are under the care and supervision of the Jones Family Funeral Centre, 70 Church Street, Amherst, NS (902-667-8777).  A Private Graveside Service for Dorothy will take place at the Shinimicas Cemetery at a future date.

Donations in memory of Dorothy may be made to the Cancer Society, or a charity of the donor's choice.

Sharing of memories and condolences may be sent to the family by visiting the online memorial at or through the Jones Family Funeral Centre Facebook Page.

Dorothy P. Amisson