Dorothy Lou (Skaggs) Wilfong(1924 - 2013)

Dorothy Lou Wilfong, 88, of Otterville passed away Sunday, September 29, 2013 at her home surrounded by family. She was born to Dora and Oscar Skaggs on December 16, 1924.

She was married to Junior Jake Jaco who preceeds her in death. On November 12, 1955 she was married to Kenneth Wilfong, who survives of the home.

She is survived by one sister, Eartha Yount, Hiram, MO; two sons: Brady (Pam) Jaco, and Oscar (Brenda) Jaco, both of Otterville; three daughters: Ina Goldey and Wilma Jaco, both of Otterville, and Donna Guitterez, of Sedalia; twenty-five grandchildren, fifty-three great grandchildren, and four great-great grandchildren.

Her passion was spending time with family, gardening, her dogs and farm animals.

She is preceeded in death by her parents, five brothers: Lonas Skaggs, Silas Skaggs, Denver Skaggs, Rosel Skaggs, and Cletus Skaggs. She is also preceeded in death by three daughters: Nina Marlow, Tina Barrett, and Brenda Sims.

Visitation will be Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at Campfire Fellowship Cowboy Church, Tipton, MO, from 6:00-8:00 P.M. A second visitation will be held Thursday, October 3, 2013, at Ruegg Funeral Home, Greenville, MO, from 6:00-8:00 P.M. with services following on Friday, October 4, 2013, at 11:00 A.M. at the chapel. Burial will be in Grassy Friendship Cemetery, Grassy, MO. Online condolences can be made at

Funeral Home

Ruegg Funeral Homes Inc
117 Oak St Greenville, MO 63944
(573) 224-3525
Published in on Oct. 1, 2013