Dorothy Elizabeth Jean Gallant (Dot) of Fredericton, NB passed away unexpeedly at home on February 21, 2023 at the age of 66 years. Dorothy was born in Embree, NL on September 16,1956 daughter of the late James and Jean (Bixby) Collins.
Dorothy is survived by her children Elizabeth Collins, DJ Gallant (Terri) and Julia Leis (Jamie); 17 grandchildren and 6 great- grandchildren; siblings Rob (Trudy) of Carmanville, NL, Kenny (Kay) of Carmanville, NL, Bert (Marguerite) of Frederickton, NL, Darlene (Keith ) of Fort McMurray, AB and Tracy (Tony) of Fort McMurray, AB; two sister-in-laws, Judy Collins of the late Eldon Collins and Kelly Lundy of late Tony Collins; many nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by her parents James and Jean; husband Brent Braysford; brothers Eldon and Tony; her grandson Mackhail.
A celebration of her life will be held at a later date. Donations in memory of Dorothy will be accepted to go towards her burial and would be appreciated by the family.
Arrangements are in the compassionate care of Chipman Funeral Home Ltd. & Crematorium (339-6612). Memories and condolences may be shared through www.chipmanfuneralhome.ca.