Dorothy Bridges

Dorothy Jean Bridges, 87, passed away September 8, 2013 in Canon City, Colorado. She was born October 16, 1925 in Canon City to Winfred R. and Minnie D. (Grassmann) Jones. She attended schools in Canon City, graduating from CCHS in 1943. On August 26, 1951, Dorothy was united in marriage to John Bailey Bridges at the First United Methodist Church in Canon City. She was a secretary / bookkeeper for many years, and loved her work. She enjoyed reading and playing bridge. She was a wonderful mother, who loved her family. Dorothy is survived by her children, Gregory Scott Bridges of Canon City and Deborah Kay (Patrick) Peirson of Roberts, MT; grandchildren, Kayla Lynne Pierson and Mark Pryor Pierson both of Roberts, MT; niece Ann Wildgen (Scott) Harper of Littleton, CO; nephew, Steve Wildgen; an aunt, uncle, and numerous cousins. She was preceded in death by her husband; and her parents; and sister, Arlene Wildgen. Graveside services will be at 11:00 a.m., Friday, September 13, 2013 at Lakeside Cemetery. Arrangements are under the care of Wilson Funeral Home. Online condolences @ www.wilsonfuneral

Funeral Home

Wilson Funeral Home
1449 South 9th Street Canon City, CO 81212
(719) 275-3372

Published in The Canon City Daily Record on Sept. 11, 2013