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Dorothy Berry Dorothy Berry was a lifelong resident of Shawnee who passed away on August 9 th at the age of 87, peacefully at her home surrounded by her large and loving family. She was preceded in death by her husband Joe, brother Clyde Ellis, two children David Berry and Dottie Burns and four great-grandchildren. Dorothy met her husband of 65 years while attending high school in Shawnee. They raised six children together. Her surviving children are Don Berry (Kathy), Dru Casper (John), Dale Berry (Brenda), and Dawn Davidson (Gary). She also has 18 grandchildren and many great grandchildren along with a multitude of extended family members and friends. She was a bookkeeper, homemaker and traveler, visiting all 50 states with her husband and other friends and family members at her side. Her bookkeeping came in handy for her detailed journals of their travels. Upon the death of her husband, she compiled all of their motor home travels into one place which totaled 123 trips, traveling a total of 181,182 miles in various campers and motor homes. (Not that she was counting) Dorothy could always be found with a smile on her face and an invitation to anyone that needed a place to be for a holiday. There was always extra room at the table. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, August 15 th from 1-3pm with funeral to follow at Charter Funerals, 10250 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Merriam, KS 66203.

Published in Kansas City Star on Aug. 12, 2018
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