Dorothy Pfeiffer, 79

Dorothy Pfeiffer, 79, passed away peacefully on March 24, 2013.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Alvin. Dorothy is survived by her six children, Mark (Jolinda) Pfeiffer, Lee Pfeiffer, Michael (Chrissy) Pfeiffer, Suzanne (Mark) Kohlenberg, Candace (Jeffrey) Kearl and Cheryl (Scott) Peterson. She is also survived by 12 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren, nephews and a niece.

The family would like to especially thank John and Kathie Mitich (nephew and wife) for their caring support through the years. In addition, the family would like to thank Dr. Kevin Goniu, the staff of Lasata Care Center and Heartland Hospice for their dedication and caring to make Dorothy’s last months as restful as possible.

Dorothy will be truly missed for her warm smile and kindness. She loved her church involvement, sewing, quilting, painting and making her house a welcoming home for all.

A memorial service will be held at Pilgrim United Church of Christ, 1621 2nd Ave., Grafton, on Saturday, April 13, at 2 p.m. A memorial gathering will be held at the church on Saturday from 1 p.m. until the time of the service.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Pilgrim United Church of Christ. For online condolences please visit

Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family.