Dorlee C. "Gramma Dor" Rohlfing
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Rohlfing, Dorlee C. "Gramma Dor" (Nee Clark) Died on December 3, 2018 at age 82. Proceeded in death by her beloved husband of 58 years, the Rev. David C. Rohlfing and their son, Mark C. Rohlfing. Loving mother of Alison and her fiance, John Rolfes. Further survived by her loving extended family and special grandchildren; Truman Brown, Mackenzie and Michael David Howell-Smith, Grace Rochon, Matthew and Emily Archer, and Gabriel and Luis Carlos Cantu, along with other relatives and friends. Dor received her AA from Hartford College for Women, Hartford, Connecticut and received a BS and MS from UWM. She graduated Summa Cum Laude. In her early years she danced on Broadway and owned a dancing school. Later she taught elementary school in MPS and became the Student Services Specialist in MPS Central Services. In retirement she became an adjunct lecturer/supervisor for UWM School of Education. She was also the author of the book 'The Front Porch is Gone.' The celebration of Dorlee's life will be held on December 15, 2018 at 11:00 AM with a reception to follow at Plymouth United Church of Christ, 2717 E Hampshire Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211. In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to: The Interfaith Conference of Greater Milwaukee - Mark Rohlfing Fund, 5409 W Vliet St. Milwaukee, WI 53208 or Plymouth United Church of Christ, 2717 E Hampshire Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211.

Published by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Dec. 9, 2018.
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15
Celebration of Life
11:00a.m.
Plymouth United Church of Christ
2717 E Hampshire Ave, Milwaukee, WI
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My dear friend,
Wishing you peace, comfort and strength at this sad time. Lifting up prayers for you and your mom.
Maire Greenya
December 14, 2018
Dear Alison & All in the Family,
Mama, Gramma & Soul Sister Dor
has gone from the gravity of this earthen floor
to heaven's stage door;
her door here was always open to us and all,
and, as we prayed in church tonight,
may she and we rest and rise in peace,
while our hearts ache, yet beat like angel wings
until we meet again.
Tom Bentz
December 12, 2018
dear Alison,
many years ago I met your Mom and Dad at Faith Church....I have never forgotten how kind they both were to me. Your Mom was a beautiful lady ...inside and out .. may you find peace and comfort at this sad time...
Eileen Otto
December 9, 2018
Dear Alison,i am so sorry to hear that your mother has passed away,may she rest in peace.
Thomas Schiro
December 9, 2018
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