September 15, 1927 - September 3, 2021
Lenexa, Kansas - Dorothy Dean Bobbitt, formerly of Wichita, KS, passed away at the age of 93 on September 3, 2021, at Westchester Village in Lenexa, KS. She was born on September 15, 1927, to Sam and Pearl Beal of Buffalo, KS. She was preceded in death by her husband Bob, who passed away in March of 2021, after a wonderful 73 years of marriage.
Survivors include Bob Jr. and LaJuana, son and daughter-in-law of Fredericksburg, VA, Patty and Gary Golden, daughter and son-in-law of Chesterfield, MO, Nancy and Don Williams, daughter and son-in-law of Shawnee, KS, Natalie and Nico Adlung, grand daughter and her husband of Lovettsville, VA, along with two great-granddaughters, Talya and Tessa.
Dorothy moved to Wichita, KS at the age of 18 where she met Bob and they were married in 1947. Dorothy was a homemaker and mother of 3 children. After living in the same house in Wichita for 68 years, Dorothy and Bob moved to Westchester Village in Lenexa, KS to be near their "baby" daughter, Nancy Williams.
Dorothy enjoyed her friends and loved square dancing with Bob. They had many memorable trips and vacations with their square dancing friends. But her best love was her family! Everyone she met couldn't help but notice her beautiful smile and hear about her family. Dorothy loved her two special skills of cooking and sewing for her family. Dorothy was an amazing wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, leading by her example and love.
Published by Wichita Eagle on Sep. 12, 2021.