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Obituary for Doris Marie Stuart (Hillier)

Our Matriarch, who touched the lives of so many as a devoted and beloved mother, grandmother and great grandmother.  Doris passed peacefully, in her 90th year, on Tuesday, September 5, 2023 at QH – Belleville General, after a brave battle following surgery.  Daughter of the late John and Rose Hillier.   Beloved wife of the late James Robert “Bob” Stuart.  Loving mother of Vicky Deryaw (Peter Helm), Kim Brightwell (the late Ken), Ed (Peggy Rollins), Tammy (Mark) Baigent, and Tom all of Belleville.  Cherished grandmother of Bob Deryaw, Amy Deryaw-Sayers (Gary), Angela (Shane) Gray, David Brightwell (Kaytee), Vanessa & Chad Rollins, Hailey, Becky & Alex Baigent, Ashley (Charlie) Aarts and Dylan Stuart.  Great grandmother of Aden & Blair, Liam, Kohen & Mikyla, Amelia, Torren, Hayden, Delilah & Paisley, Mackenna & Samantha and Ben, Matthew & Olivia. She is also survived by her sisters in-law, Sharon Hopkins and Gail Brown. Doris is predeceased by her sisters, Hazel Barriage and Margaret Young, and her brother Leo Caul.  She will be missed by several nieces, nephews, extended family and friends .  Doris was a retiree of Corby’s Distillery. She was devoted to her family; this was truly her life’s work and she valued them above all else.  Visitation will be held at the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West (613-968-2273) on Sunday evening, September 10, 2023 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at the Church of St. Michael the Archangel on Monday, September 11, 2023, at 10:00 a.m. Interment St. James Cemetery.  If desired, Memorial Donations to the Belleville General Hospital Foundation, Mental Health Services or Oncology would be appreciated by the family.