Dorothy Maynard
101 years old

Died Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Daughter of the late Mr. & Mrs. Andrew J. Kolar

Sister of the late Andrew K. Kolar

Wife of the late Robert E. Maynard, married 69 years and met at Purdue University.

Mother of Dorothy & Robert Maynard Jr.

Grandmother: Jami Gross, Collin Maynard, Kylie Maynard and MacKenzie Soto.

Great-grandmother: Brody Soto and soon to be born, Summer Soto - June, 2021.

Graduated from Purdue University, Scholarship winner and graduate of Tobe-Coburn School for Fashion Careers, New York.

Attended University of Chicago, Kansas State University and Northwestern University.

Fashion Coordinator at Marshall Field's & Co.

Field staff member, McCall's Magazine, 12 years.

Enjoyed many trips to Europe, Asia, Hawaii with beloved daughter Dorothy and her Husband, Robert Sr.

Patron of Lyric Opera Chicago, Chicago Symphony Orchestra.

Memorial donations may be made to The Cradle Adoption Agency, Evanston, IL.

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Published by Chicago Tribune on Apr. 11, 2021.
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i had the great honor and privilege of caring for Dorothy the last few years of her life, she had such great stories to share with me and the sweetest smile that i will never forget, she is terribly missed
Janet Bolek
April 23, 2021
She was a very sweet woman, always polite and smiling. I loved Seeing her smile. She will be truly missed
Alyce Carter
April 21, 2021
Caregiver at Arden courts of Geneva IL
Betty hobbs
April 17, 2021