ARNOTT, Doris Sue

(Retired employee of Durham District School Board and Durham Catholic District School Board)

Peacefully passed at Lakeridge Health in Oshawa on Friday June 1st, 2018 with Jade and Laura at her side.  Doris, in her 88th year.  Beloved mother of Laura and late husband Stan Kurhan; the late Pamela.  Deeply loved by her grandchildren Stasiu and Jade Kurhan (Tanner Alward).  Daughter of the late H. Howard Ames and late Alice Murdock, and step-daughter of the late James Murdock.  Cherished friend of Tony de Boo.  Fondly remembered by members of Sydenham Kiwanis, her Christ Church family and Ron Baliski.  Relatives and friends are invited to attend at Christ Church, 81 Hillcroft Street (at Mary St. N.), Oshawa, on Monday June 11th, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. until the time of the memorial service at 2:00 p.m.  Donations in memory of Doris to Christ Church would be appreciated.  Many thanks and great appreciation to Warren Beal and to the nursing staff of 4F Supportive Care at the hospital for their outstanding care.  Arrangements entrusted to McINTOSH-ANDERSON-KELLAM FUNERAL HOME LTD., 152 King Street East, Oshawa (905-433-5558).  Online condolences may be shared at



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  • Jun 4, 2018

    Beverly Murdoch
    My deepest condolences for the loss of your beautiful mom Doris.
    She opened up her home to me in a time of need.  Her sense of humour & zest for life will be greatly missed.
    Thoughts & prayers are with you my friend. 
    Love Bev Murdoch
  • Jun 7, 2018

    Patricia Pederson
    I knew Doris when we both attended St. Mark's Anglican Church, but I have not seen her in many years.  I remember her as a lovely, caring, thoughtful woman.  My condolences to her family and friends.
    Pat Pederson
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