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Dorothy Marie Rogers Deardorff
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Birth: Nov. 9, 1927
Lenox
Taylor County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jul. 24, 1950
Creston
Union County
Iowa, USA

Deardorff, Dorothy Marie Rogers -
Mrs. Dorothy Deardorff, 23, mother of 2 young sons, James Alfred, 4, and Bobbie Jean, 7 months old, was fatally injured when a car struck her which was driven by "Red" McClintock from Redding. The accident took place near Maloy Sunday at 2 a. m. She received a deep scalp wound, both legs were badly injured and she had concussion of the brain. She regained consciousness for only an instant to recognize her mother. She passed away at the Creston hospital Monday at 11:15 a. m. Jeanie Blakley, 23, who was with her, suffered a leg fracture in 3 places. She is in a hospital at St. Joseph. Mrs. Deardorff spent most of her life in the Lenox vicinity until her marriage, and had made her home at Maryville Missouri, recently. Other survivors besides her 2 small sons are her husband, James, who is employed by the Holt Supply company at Maryville, her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Rogers, two brothers, Eugene, and Larry all of Lenox.
The Arnold Funeral Home was in charge of the funeral services, which were held Wednesday afternoon, conducted by Rev. Merwin Goad. Interment in Lenox cemetery.

Lenox Time Table, Lenox, Iowa, Thursday, July 27, 1950

Deardorff, Dorothy Marie Rogers -
Dorothy Marie Rogers, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Harry Rogers, was born November, 9, 1927 at Lenox, Iowa, and departed this life July 24, 1950 at the Greater Community Hospital in Creston at the age of 22 years, 8 months and 15 days.
She attended the Lenox Schools and spent most of her life in the
Lenox vicinity, except for the last 2 years during which time she has made her home in Maryville, Missouri. As a young girl she attended the Christian Church where she made the confession of Christ.
In 1945 Miss Rogers was united in marriage to James Deardorff
and to this union were born two sons, James Alfred, age 4 years and Bobby Gene, age 7 months. She leaves to mourn, her husband James, her two sons, her father and mother of Lenox, two brothers, Eugene and Larry. Also her maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Bicknell of Kansas City, Missouri and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held Wednesday afternoon at the Arnold Funeral Home, conducted by Rev. Merwin Goad. Interment in the Lenox Cemetery. Pallbearers were George Austin, Joe Hogue, George Barrans, Charlie Brown, Ray Cheese and Harlard Mendenhall.

Lenox Time Table, Lenox, Iowa, Thursday, August 3, 1950
 
 
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 Parents:
  Harry H. Rogers (1905 - 1968)
  Catherine Matilda Bicknell Rogers (1905 - 1997)
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Lenox
Taylor County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Cindy Baldogo
Record added: May 01, 2009
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Dorothy Marie <i>Rogers</i> Deardorff
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Dorothy Marie <i>Rogers</i> Deardorff
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