Dorothy M. Kingston

March 6, 1919 - Sept. 7, 2007

Dorothy M. Kingston, 88, died Friday, Sept. 7, 2007, at her Dousman home. She was born in Waukesha on March 6, 1919, to John H. and Emma A. (nee Jahnke) Kingston.

She was a 1937 graduate of Waukesha High School and attended Stevens Point Teachers College. She then came back to Waukesha and worked for the electric company. She later worked at First Wisconsin Bank as a teller in Milwaukee, retiring early to care for her parents, until their death.

Survivors include her brother, John (the late Bernice) Kingston of Oconto Falls; nieces, Robbie (Philip) Markus of Sarasota, Fla., Marcy (Denny McLarry) Hodges of Las Vegas, Claudia Koonz of Chapel Hill, N.C., Kitty Kingston of Marshfield and Judy (Bob) Jambt of Oconto Falls; great-nephews, Wade (Mondi) Hodges of Las Vegas and Chad (Stacie) Hodges of San Diego, Calif.; and great-great nieces, Lexie Hodges of Vista, Calif.; Isabella and Olivia Hodges, both of San Diego. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her sister, Edna Kingston Koonz, in 1989.

Graveside services will be held at 2:45 p.m. today, Sept. 11, at Prairie Home Cemetery. For more information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035 or visit to leave an online tribute.