Dorothy Ring

Dorothy Ring, 98, of Havana, died at 8 p.m. Monday, April 5, 1999, at Astoria Healthcare Center in Astoria.

She was born Jan. 18, 1901, in Astoria, a daughter of Samuel and Vernelia Trotter Berquist. She married Glenn L. Ring on July 14, 1923, in Galesburg. He died Jan. 21, 1966.

She also was preceded in death by one daughter, Shirley; one son, Norman; one grandson; and eight brothers and sisters.

Surviving are one son, Donald of Cypress, Calif.; one daughter, Thyra Warren of Neptune Beach, Fla.; eight grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She worked at the Main Shoppe and Karl’s Variety Store.

She was a member of the Havana Senior Citizens. She also was a member of Central Christian Church.

Services were held Friday at Hurley Funeral Home in Havana with Rev. James Shirley officiating. Burial was in Vermont Cemetery in Vermont.

Memorials may be made to Astoria Healthcare Center or her church.

From the Peoria Journal Star.


Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 4/14/1999


Current Obituaries in the Astoria South Fulton Argus