DEEN, Dorothy Lee,, age 87, entered into the loving arms of the Lord Jesus on Tuesday, April 8, 2014. Dorothy raised her children while working for nearly 30 years as a para-professional in the Hernando County School System. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Brooksville. She is survived by three children, six grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. She is preceded by her husband Tom and son, Greg. Dorothy will be deeply missed by her family and friends. The love she had for them will live on in their hearts and memories. Visitation will be held from 5-7pm, Friday, April 11, 2014 at Merritt Funeral Home, Brooksville Chapel, where funeral services will be conducted at 10am Saturday, April 12, 2014. Interment will follow at Stage Pond Cemetery.