On Monday, Nov. 5, 2007, Doreen Kaus peacefully passed away with her family by her side at the Riverside health care facility in Rainy River, Ont.
Doreen was born Nov. 1, 1940 in Sleeman, Ont. to the late Arthur (Vic) and Elizabeth Armstrong. She was united in marriage to Reginald Kaus on Sept. 1, 1962.
They moved to Atikokan, Ont., then on to Thunder Bay, Ont., before settling back to a farm in Sleeman in 1966. Together with their daughter, Lisa, they dairy farmed.
Doreen also worked for Lowes hardware store in Sleeman for many years.
She will be lovingly remembered by her husband, Reg, of 45 years; and daughter, Lisa (Dennis) Jodoin of Pinewood, Ont. Grammie will be sadly missed by her granddaughters, Alyssa and Kailee.
Doreen also is survived by her brother, Robert (Wilma) Armstrong of Rainy River, Ont.; sisters, Betty (Arnold) Brown of Fort Frances, Ont. and Margaret (Rick) Ganyo of Eagan, Mn.; brother-in-law, Neil Kaus of Rainy River, Ont.; and many nieces and nephews.
A celebration of Doreen’s life will be held Thursday, Nov. 8, 2007 at 2 p.m. at the Knox United Church in Rainy River, with Rev. Barbara Miller officiating.
If desired, in memoriam donations may be made to the Riverside health care facility in Rainy River c/o P.O Box 236, Rainy River, Ont., P0W 1L0.
Online condolences may be left at