Dorothy Fleischauer, of Hanover, passed away peacefully at Rockwood Terrace in Durham on Sunday, March 12, 2023 in her 103rd year. 

Born in Kitchener on September 14, 1920 to the late Louis and Violet (nee Eva) Kreutzkamp. Dorothy married the love of her life Albert, who was a WWII Veteran and soon went into business together in Hanover, operating Fleischauer’s Jewellers in 1951.  After the death of her husband, Dorothy, continued to operate the business until 1985. She was very dedicated to helping others and was a member of the U-Need-Us Club as well as Meals on Wheels and a member of Hanover Seniors Friendship Club. 

Survived by son Gary (Colleen) Fleischauer of Hanover and daughter Diane (Bob) MacNair of Collingwood.  Loved grandmother of Aaron (Summer) Fleischauer, Kyla Fleischauer (Anthony), Sean (Cally) Archer, Kyle (Amy) Archer and step-grandmother of Dylan (Janet) MacNair and Adrian MacNair.  She will be remembered fondly by her step granddaughter in-law Sonia MacNair.  Special great grandmother of Benjamin, Ryan, Jack, Abigail, Keziah, Eden, Elijah, and Karys as well as her step great grandchildren Jude and Noah.  Predeceased, in 1978, by her beloved husband Albert Fleischauer. 

Visitation will be held at St. Matthew’s Ev. Lutheran Church, Hanover on Saturday, March 25, 2023, from 10:00 am until time of a Funeral Service at 11:00 am. Family Interment in Hanover Cemetery. 

Memorial donations to the Diabetes Association would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover. Condolences may be sent to the family at




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