Dorothy Willing

Dorothy M. Willing

1925 - 2013

Dorothy M. Willing, 88, of Batavia, Ill., beloved mother, grandmother and aunt, passed away peacefully on Dec. 23, 2013, at Heritage Woods of Batavia.

Dorothy was born to Frank and Sadie Coulter Weese in Batavia, Ill., on May 14, 1925. She was united in marriage to Clarence L. Willing on Jan. 21, 1950.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband of 46 years; her parents and siblings, Madalyn Andrews, Betty Zollers, Jean Talbot, Frank Weese and infant sister Jane.

She is survived by her children, F.Robert (Diane) Willing of Aurora, Stephen Willing of Hayward, Wis., Jane (Gene) Roush of Stone Lake, Wis., Mark (Jennifer) Willing of Kenosha, Wis.; 13 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, one great-great granddaughter and many beloved nieces and nephews.

A celebration of Dorothys life will be Saturday, Dec. 28 at 11 a.m. with visitation beginning one hour prior at St. Marks Lutheran Church 101 S. 6th Avenue St. Charles, IL 60174. Memorials may be given to Lazarus House, 214 Walnut St. St. Charles, IL 60174, or the

American Lung, Heart or Cancer Associations.

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Published online at on Dec. 26, 2013