Dorothy P. Cole

Dorothy P. Cole

Dorothy Irene Poucher Cole died
peacefully at her home in Canby, Oregon, on November 25 with her children around her. She was 90 years old. Born in Dodge City, Kansas, Dorothy grew up in Whittier and was a long-time resident of Yorba Linda, California, before moving in 2004 to Oregon to be closer to her daughter's family.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband Robert Cole and her grandson Adam Randolph Cole.

She is survived by son Steven, daughter Susan Kelsey (Nick), and granddaughters Elizabeth and Joanna Kelsey, and great-grandson Johnathon Randolph Cole. Also surviving are her two brothers Frank Poucher of Whittier, and Don Poucher of Brea, CA, as well as many nieces and nephews.

Interment will be at Rose Hills Memorial Park, Whittier, California on January 5. A private celebration of life will be held by family.

Published in Whittier Daily News on Dec. 12, 2012