Dorothy E. Forrester, 84
Jan. 6, 1931 -- April 2, 2015


Dorothy E. ForresterDorothy E. Forrester, age 84, went to her heavenly home on April 2, 2015. She was born on Jan. 6, 1931, in Kewanee, Illinois, to the late Ray and Martha Forrester.

She is preceded in death by a brother and sister-in-law, William and Eleanor Forrester.

She is survived by a brother and sister-in-law, Donald and Neila Forrester.

Loving aunt to Lynn (Don) Moses, William Jr. (Rita) Forrester, Edward (Nancy) Forrester, John (Dianna) Forrester, Cheryl Forrester, Dereen (Gene) DesLauries, Donna (Chris Smith) Forrester and several great- and great-great-nieces and nephews. She also loved and considered her many friends and their families as her family.

She was administrative assistant for city of Milwaukee Bureau of Consumer Protection and Environmental Health for more than 40 years until her retirement.

She loved teaching Sunday school, being part of Royal Rangers, Missionettes, youth softball, Facebook, swimming, walking, reading, crossword puzzles, baking, taking classes to keep her mind sharp and learning.

She was an avid photographer and enjoyed making albums for each family member as they married. Her favorite time of the year was Christmas when she lovingly wrapped each gift. Her packages were in themselves gifts of art.

God was first in her life, and she lived each day with his strength and guidance, always giving to others.

Memorial service will be Saturday, April 18, from 6-9 p.m. at Community Church, 2005 S. Main St., West Bend, WI 53095. The Rev. Joel Pavia will officiate the church service at 7 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, please send any memorials to your church or The Kathy Hospice, 3232 Pleasant Valley Road, West Bend, WI 53095.