Dorothy M. Margerison

Margerison, Dorothy  May (Wilkinson), 86 of Warwick was surrounded by her family when she passed away on October 20, 2016. Born on March 14, 1930 in Pawtucket, Dorothy was trained at the Memorial Hospital Secretarial Program and for many years worked as a medical assistant. For 12 years, she cooked for Warwick Community Action preparing meals for their St. Paul’s Church senior lunch site and Meals on Wheels. She was a PTA president and a long time hospital volunteer. She is survived by her husband, Ronald A. Margerison,of 62 years, daughters Nancy Spencer, Kathy Margerison, Betsy VanAmersfoort, Lynn Medeiros, their husbands; 9 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.  We thank our Brentwood Nursing Home family for their exceptional care, kindness, warmth, humor and respect. A Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday at 10:00am in The Butterfield Chapel 500 Pontiac Avenue Cranston. Visitation will be held on Monday from 4:00-7:00pm. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to Hope Hospice and Palliative Care or the Alzheimer's Association Rhode Island To share an online condolence visit www.THEBUTTERFIELDHOME.COM 


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- 10/22/2016

Kim Nesbitt - 10/22/2016

Warm thoughts and healing prayers for the family as you remember your mother, wife, sister, aunt and grandmother and say your final goodbyes. May God ease your mind and heal your broken hearts.

Dot and Dave - 10/23/2016

The greatest gift you gave was your love and care. There is nothing more one could ask for. Our thoughts are with you.

Deborah Ritchie - 10/23/2016

I never met your Mom but felt like I knew her because of my friendship with Nancy. My thoughts and prayers are with you as you pass through this "season" of life.

Mary Chatowsky Jameson - 10/23/2016

Sending condolences to all of you. Love, Mary

Cathryn Jamieson - 10/23/2016

My deepest sympathy to you and your family. Love to you all

Pat & RIchard Ferguson - 10/23/2016

It's never easy to lose a loved one,but knowing they are at peace is a comfort like no other.Thoughts & prayers are with you and your family now and always.

Joan (Finegan) Greene - 10/23/2016

Lynn and family. So sorry for your loss. I do remember your mom on Red Chimney Drive. She was a nice lady

- 10/23/2016

I was saddened to hear of the Passing of your Wife, Dorothy, my thoughts are with you, God Bless!
Tim Harrington

Matt and Nikki - 10/23/2016

So very sorry for your loss... Your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

Robin medeiros - 10/23/2016

My deepest sympathy ,my you all find comfort shearing memories with each other.

Jane Ellen Margerison - 10/24/2016

To my Beloved Auntie Dot ... I can't recall a holiday, birthday I r other special event in my life where you, Uncle Ron and my four Favorite cousins weren't present. Simply Put, "Thanks For t the Memories ..." I LoveYou Forever and Always ... 💗

Johnna Jamieson - 10/24/2016

So sad to hear...your family are in my prayers.

John Lotocki and Anne Powers - 10/24/2016

To Betsy and Bud- while a loss like this is difficult, there is comfort in knowing she is not in pain or discomfort.

lee jarvis - 10/25/2016

my loving prayers with you today

JO ANN IANNOTTI - 10/25/2016

BETSY,BUD,JEN & JAKE,So sorry for your loss. A lot of great memories and remembrances. She will always be in our thoughts. Love you all JoAnn

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