MATTERN, DOROTHY L. BRUTSCHER, 90, of Louisville, passed away Sunday, October 17, 2010 at Baptist Hospital East.
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She was born June 3, 1920 in Louisville, to the late Lee and Mabel Graves Brutscher. She was a retired court clerk from Jefferson County District Court, a member of the Jefferson County Democratic Woman's Club and a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ed Mattern; brother, Robert Brutscher; and son-in-law, Joe Demling.
She is survived by her children, Carl Lutes (Peggy), Sharon Demling, Carol Gahafer (Leo) of Alpharetta GA and Mary Jo Terry (Steve); a sister, Geraldine Wadell (Jim); 14 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be noon Wednesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1420 E. Washington St., with burial in Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be 2-8 p.m. Tuesday at Ratterman's, 3711 Lexington Road.
The family would like to thank the staff in the Palliative Care Unit at Baptist East for the gentle and loving care they gave our mother.
Memorial donations may be made to the Joe Demling Scholarship Fund in care of Trinity High School or to the donor's charity of choice.
Published in The Courier-Journal on Oct. 18, 2010
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