Doris Melanson, of Elizabeth Bay, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 17, 2016 in her 79th year. Beloved wife of Bill and dear mother of Denise Melanson, Michelle Noon, Danielle Ricketson (Ernie McGeachie) and William Melanson. Doris will be sadly missed by her grandchildren Tania, Miranda, J.D., Steven and William as well as great-grandchildren Kyle, Victor, Kaiden, Lucas and Emily. Predeceased by her parents Archibald and Charlotte (Bell) Williams and sisters Judy Williams and Jackie Graham. At Doris’s request, there will be no visitation or funeral service. Cremation has taken place. Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society or Lung Association as expressions of sympathy. Online condolences may be made through www.simpsonfuneralhome.ca.