Dulcie Maude Brushett, age 83, passed peacefully on May 28, 2018, at the QEII in Halifax. Born September 23, 1934 on Brunette Island, Newfoundland, to the late Edwin Earnest and Beatrice Mary (Vallis) Hillier.
Although raised in Newfoundland, Dulcie spent the last 40 years of her life in the Mahoney Bay area. She was an avid dart player for over 30 years. Dulcie was well known for her knitting, and loved to give to family, friends, and donate for fundraising. She was also known for her passion for baking, working in bakeries most of her life.
Dulcie is survived by her children Eddie, Richard (Karen), Beatrice (Troy) Oickle and Gloria; along with many grandchildren and great grandchildren.
As the youngest of 13 children, Dulcie was predeceased by her brothers Richard, Clayton, Samuel, and Stanley, and her sisters Mary Grace, Bessie, Susie, Maryanne, Olive, Anne, Georgina and Bertha.
"No longer by our side, forever in our hearts."
As per Dulcie's wishes, there will be no formal service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Society, or another charity of your choice, on her behalf. Arrangements have been entrusted to Serenity Funeral Home, 34 Coldbrook Village Park Dr., Coldbrook, NS, B4P 1B9 (902-679-2822).