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Remembering Cavell Dawe
The Village Staff and Commissioners are heartbroken over the loss of our long time employee, Cavell Dawe. Cavell was quick witted, loyal, and would do anything for anyone. She was a valued, hard working employee and she will be forever missed by all who knew her.
It is with profound sadness and the heaviest of hearts, the family of Cavell Melina Dawe of Port Williams, NS, announce her sudden passing on February 24, 2020 at Valley Regional Hospital with her family and sister Melvina and neice , Carolyn, by her side sharing fond memories. Predeceased by her Father and Mother, Walter and Lillian Dawe and brother, Austin Dawe. Leaving to morn, her loving husband of over 47 years, Olin Lee, her children Tina (Robert) Polem, Roderick Dawe, Denice (George) Brown, Kenneth (Karla) Dawe, and 7 wonderful grandchildren, Gregory, Alexandria, Joshua, Jordan, Marina, Madison and Brock, beloved sister Melvina (Jim) Thorne, and loving brothers Edward and Clyde ( Laura) Dawe. Many nephews and nieces
Born on October 24, 1949 in Grand Falls-Windsor, NL, moved to Port Williams in 2000 to be close to her children. Cavell was a care giver and a woman of many skills. Cavell was a hard worker to the end, her last employer being Louis Millett Community Complex. The family would like to thank the staff at Valley Regional ER department for being very supportive during this difficult time. Cremation has taken place and a celebration of life will follow on May 2, 2020 from 2-4pm at the Louis Millett Community Complex. In keeping with Cavell's generous spirit, it was her decision to donate life so others may live it. Memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada.