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In Memory of

Doris Rose Gregg

September 1, 1935 - August 29, 2013

Obituary



Doris Rose Gregg, 77, passed away at home on August 29, 2013. She was born in Minster, England in 1935, the only girl surrounded by four brothers. She spent part of her childhood surrounded by the effects of World War II.  She married Richard Sink in 1953 and began her adventure of raising a family of three while moving to different U.S. military bases around the world every 2-3 years, which continued with her second husband, Joseph Gregg, also a military man.



  After leaving the military life, she settled in...


Doris Rose Gregg, 77, passed away at home on August 29, 2013. She was born in Minster, England in 1935, the only girl surrounded by four brothers. She spent part of her childhood surrounded by the effects of World War II.  She married Richard Sink in 1953 and began her adventure of raising a family of three while moving to different U.S. military bases around the world every 2-3 years, which continued with her second husband, Joseph Gregg, also a military man.



  After leaving the military life, she settled in Mississippi where they built a log home on the Gregg family farm.  Doris moved to Seattle in the 90s and thoroughly enjoyed taking care of the infants at Fauntleroy children’s Center.  She is survived by her three children: Denise Benderman of San Diego, CA; John Sink of Sydney, Australia (Lorraine Drennan);  and Gary Sink of Seattle, WA (Terri Griffith) as well as five grandchildren and several great grandchildren.



A memorial service is planned at Forest Lawn Funeral Home on Wednesday, Sept 4th, at 3:00pm immediately followed by a reception at The Hall at Fauntleroy, Studio Room.  In lieu of flowers, please support the Community Cat Coalition or your favorite animal rescue group.