Dorothy L. Doughty (nee Amidon)

March 26, 1916 – Oct. 5, 2010

Dorothy L. Doughty (nee Amidon) of Waukesha passed away Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2010, at her Linden Heights residence. She was 94.

She was born in Nebraska on March 26, 1916, a daughter of the late Edmund E. and Grace M. (Bascomb) Amidon.

Dorothy was married to Kenneth Doughty and together they raised a son and daughter. She was employed by Amron Corp. and worked in production. Dorothy loved to travel in earlier years and also enjoyed knitting and needlepoint. She was also a longtime member of the Evangelical & Reformed United Church of Christ. Dorothy will be sadly missed.

She is survived by her son, Timothy Doughty of Park Falls, and her daughter, Dawn (S.K.) Matter of Longwood, Fla. She also leaves her grandchildren, Doug (Julie) Doughty, Wendy (Edgar) Regalado, Tami Jones and Bart Jablonski; and her great-grandchildren, Ryan, Loran, Megan, Sydney and Benjamin. Dorothy will also be remembered by her brother, Dick (Dorothy) Amidon of Waukesha; her sister, Carol (Ken) Jorgensen of Owen; and other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her beloved husband, Ken; and brothers and sisters.

Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. until the 6 p.m. funeral service Saturday, Oct. 9, at the Evangelical & Reformed United Church of Christ, 413 Wisconsin Ave., Waukesha, with the Rev. Ralph Schultz officiating. Burial in Highland Memorial Park will be private.

Memorials in Dorothy’s memory may be made to the Evangelical & Reformed United Church of Christ at the above address.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For further information, please call 542-6609, or for directions, an online obituary or to leave a condolence, please visit www.waukeshasfuneralhome.com.