The death occurred peacefully at the Provincial Palliative Care Centre on Friday, August 19, 2022 of Dorothy Grace Acorn (nee Smith) of Charlottetown, age 88 years. Beloved wife of the late Edgar “Eddie” Acorn. Loving mother of Paul (Sandra) and JoAnn Acorn Proud, Nana of Vanessa (Nick) Clements, Nicolle (Chris) Downey, Sonya (Lucas) Vanneste, Katie Proud and Jillian Proud (Ryan Mitchell) and great-Nana of 9. Sister of Liona VanWesterneng, Erwin (Judy) Smith and Kevin (Wilma) MacPhee. Survived by numerous nieces, nephews and extended family. Predeceased by her parents Brinsley and Ruth (Birt) Smith, siblings Keir, Allan, Lloyd, Marilyn Gallant, Norma Redmond and Eleanor Younker.
Dorothy was a dedicated volunteer to the CNIB and Meals on Wheels program. She was devoted member of St. Peter’s Cathedral serving on the Altar Guild and Binney Group.
Resting at MacLean Funeral Home Swan Chapel. Funeral Wednesday from St. Peter’s Cathedral at 11:00 a.m. Interment in St. Peter’s Anglican Cemetery. No visiting hours by personal request. If so desired, memorial donations may be made directly to St. Peter’s Cathedral or a charity of choice. Online condolences may be made at www.macleanfh.com