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Dorothy Lillian Case

1922 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
Dorothy Lillian Case Obituary

Dorothy Lillian Cassel Case, 91, of Simsbury, passed away on Wednesday, January 22, 2014. She was born in Skippack, PA on October 28, 1922. She served in the USMC during WWII, 1943-45, as an Aerographer at the Marine Air Station in Cherry Point, NC where she met her husband of 69+ years, Wesley Lewis Case. Dorothy was retired from Connecticut General Life Insurance Company, a past officer in the Order of Eastern Star, a member of the American Legion Auxiliary, the VFW Auxiliary, and of the Simsbury United Methodist Church. Dorothy was a wonderful person who gave generously of herself and asked nothing in return. She donated generously to the needy whether it was for people in a third world country, abused animals or injured wildlife. She was an avid fan of UConn Women's Basketball who loved bird watching and making jam for her family. She is survived by her husband, Wesley Lewis Case, daughter Barbara Keehbauch and her husband Tom of Griffin, GA, son Lewis Case and his wife Susan of Framingham, MA, son Richard Case and his wife Marilyn of Latham, NY; her grandsons Zachary Case and Nathaniel Case, and cousin Roanne Leclair, her husband Steve and son Noah of Simsbury. Family and friends may call at the Vincent Funeral Home, 880 Hopmeadow Street in Simsbury on Sunday, January 26th from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM. Funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Monday, January 27th at 11:00 AM. Burial will follow in the Simsbury Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to National Wildlife Federation, P. O Box 1583, Merrifield, VA 22116 or , 45 Ash St, East Hartford, CT 06108. Please visit Dot's "Book of Memories" at www.vincentfuneralhome.com for online condolences.

Published in The Hartford Courant on Jan. 25, 2014
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