Dorothy (Chaparas) Farace (1932 - 2013)


Dorothy Farace, 80, of Vandalia, died on Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013, at her daughter's residence in rural Vandalia.
Graveside services will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday at Green Hill Cemetery in rural Fillmore, with the Rev. Joseph Havrilka officiating. Visitation will be held from 10-11:30 a.m. on Saturday at Miller Funeral Home in Vandalia. Memorials: Fayette County Health Department. Online condolences may be shared at
Mrs. Farace was born on March 5, 1932, in St. Louis, Mo., the daughter of Peter and Hattie Doutchmanek Chaparas. She married Dominic "Don" Farace on April 21, 1951, in St. Louis, Mo.
She is survived by her husband; son, John Farace of St. Louis, Mo.; and daughters, Lori and her husband Jim Ward of Vandalia, Chris and her husband Jeff Hill of Vandalia, and Paulette and her husband Glenn Foster of Highland.

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Published in The Leader-Union from Feb. 22 to Mar. 6, 2013