Dorothy was a graduate of Iowa State Teacher's College (now the University of Northern Iowa) and taught school for several years. Later, she taught piano and organ lessons.
Dorothy is survived by two daughters, Carole Malone of Abilene and Linda Morris and husband Doug of Abilene, grandsons Derrik Malone and wife Cathy of Magnolia, TX, Robert Morris of Abilene, and Stacie Bingham and husband Brandon of Arlington, VA.
A private family service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of The Hamil Family Funeral Home, 6449 Buffalo Gap Road.