Dorothy M. Range, nee Schlemmer, 88, born July 20, 1927, in Bixby, Ill., passed away Monday, February 1, 2016, at Memorial Hospital, Belleville, Ill.
Dorothy loved the St. Louis Cardinals and loved to bowl.
She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Elsa, nee Lefholz, Schlemmer; her siblings, Elmer (Marian) Schlemmer, Walter (Mamie) Schlemmer, Ruth Hamm; and a brother in law, Virgil Remelius.
Surviving are her loving and devoted children, Allan (Kathy) Range and Debora (Les) Werner; her grandchildren, Traci (Jason) Kachorek, Eric Werner, Alex Werner, Jennifer Middendorf and William Range; her great-grandchildren, Owen Kachorek, Hannah Kachorek, Lucas Range and Corynn Middendorf; and a sister, Laverne Remelius. She is also survived by other relatives and friends.
Memorials in Dorothy's memory may be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at: www.valhallagardensandfuneralhome.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Thursday, February 4, 2016, at Valhalla Gaerdner Holten Funeral Home, Belleville, Ill.
Service: Funeral Services will be held at 12 p.m. Thursday, February 4, 2016, at the funeral home,
Entombent will be in Valhalla Gardens of Memory, Belleville, Ill.
GAERDNER HOLTEN FUNERAL HOME, Belleville, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Feb. 3, 2016