DOROTHY CAROL KENNARD
Dorothy Carol Kennard passed quietly in her sleep on Friday, January 15, 2021 in Fallbrook, California. She was born in Needles on January 27, 1935 to Grant and Beulah Longacre.
Dorothy married Neil Kennard and raised their four children in Needles until they moved to Fallbrook in 1970, where she attended a local college and earned her nursing degree. She worked at the Fallbrook Hospital as a Labor/Delivery and Nursery nurse until she retired.
Dorothy and Neil celebrated their Golden Anniversary before he died in 2010.
She greatly enjoyed attending Needles' High School Reunions every March and visiting with her old classmates.
She loved her family, her job as a nurse, and doing her crossword puzzles.
She is survived by her four children, Melissa, David, Katherine and John; sister, Malinda; brother, Thomas; five grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
She will be greatly missed.
Published in Mohave Daily News Online from Feb. 3 to Feb. 10, 2021.