Peacefully at the Ottawa Hospital - Civic Campus while surrounded by loved ones on Sunday afternoon, June 11th, 2017. Doreen Mildred Proulx of Ottawa passed away at the age of 86. Beloved wife of the late Charles Proulx (May 30, 2003). Dearly loved mother of Richard (Julie) of Chatham; Barry (Debbie) of Orléans and Lori Proulx Foley (Patrick) of Ottawa. Predeceased by a son, Michael (Wanda of Lanark). Cherished by her 8 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and extended family members. The last surviving child of the late George and Mary (nee Babuik) Kobluk, Doreen was predeceased by her 6 brothers and 8 sisters. Friends were invited to pay their respects during visitation at the Kelly Funeral Home, 2313 Carling Avenue, (West of Woodroffe), Ottawa on Monday morning, June 19th from 9 to 10:45 a.m. A Service to honour Doreen was conducted in the Chapel of the funeral home at 11 o’clock. A reception followed with interment took place at the Malloch Road Cemetery in Arnprior afterward. In memory of Doreen, please consider a donation to the Ottawa Hospital Foundation. In the care of the Pilon Family Funeral Home and Chapel Ltd., 50 John Street North, Arnprior.