Aug. 9, 1934 – Oct. 16, 2015
On October 16, 2015 Dawn passed away at Rocky Mountain House, Alberta. Dawn is survived by her children; Elaine (Wade) Challand, Elwood (Bernadette) Irwin, Colleen McCaw, Debra (Ron) Anderson, Clarence (Wendy) Irwin, and Tammy (Blaine) Tokar, 20 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren, and one great great grandchild, she is also survived by her brother Lester Whelen and numerous nieces and nephews. Dawn is predeceased by her parents William and Ellen Whelen, brother Earl Whelen and sister Eleaneor Lyttle. A Celebration of Dawn’s life will be held at the Chapel of the Rocky Funeral Home on Saturday, October 24th at 1:00 PM. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made in Dawn’s honor to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network: www.pancan.org at 1500 Rosecrans Avenue, Suite 200 Manhattan Beach, CA 90266 or the CURE Pancreatic Cancer Lustgarten Foundation: lustgarten.org at 1111 Stewart Avenue, Bethpage, New York 11714. Condolences may be forwarded to:
Cremation entrusted to the
ROCKY MOUNTAIN CREMATORIUM,
Rocky Mountain House.
ROCKY AND SYLVAN LAKE FUNERAL HOMES
your Golden Rule Funeral Homes,
entrusted with the arrangements. 403-845-2626