In Memory of




Obituary for Dorothy (Helsdon) Fuller

Fuller, Dorothy Lillian (Nov. 29, 1932 – Feb. 29, 2024) -

On Thursday, February 29, 2024, at the age of 91 years Dorothy Lillian (Helsdon) Fuller died, peacefully at Caressant Care Nursing Home in Courtland, Ontario. Dorothy will be lovingly remembered by her children: Arthur and Janet Fuller of Tillsonburg, Keith and Darlene Somers of Baysville, Richard and Janice Fuller of Tillsonburg. Cherished grandmother of Derik (Amanda) Fuller, Miranda (Matthew) Davis, Katie Fuller (Chris), Kelly Lorusso (Daniel), Kurtis Fuller (Sara). Great-Grandmother to: Mya, Luke, Jack, Elysse, Everett, Trent, and Caterina. Dorothy was predeceased by her parents, Samuel and Phyllis Helsdon, her son Lawrence Fuller (1978), and her loving husband Arthur Fuller (2013). Also predeceased by her siblings: Jack (Mary Ellen) Helsdon, Margaret (George) Jenkins, Mary (Ivan) Bartlett.

Special thanks to the wonderful, caring staff at Caressant Care Nursing Home.

Cremation has taken place and will be followed by a Celebration of Life service conducted by Rev. Derik Fuller at North Broadway Baptist Church on Saturday, March 23, 2024. Visitation will commence at 1 p.m. with a service to follow at 2 p.m. There will be a private inurnment in the Tillsonburg Cemetery at the Fuller family plot at a later time. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Dorothy’s memory can be made to North Broadway Baptist Church or the Alzheimer’s Society. Dorothy’s funeral care has been entrusted to the Maurice J. Verhoeve Funeral Homes, 262 Broadway St., Tillsonburg 519-842-4238.