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Dorothy Mae Shreves Simnitt

Kincaid, Anderson County, Kansas, USA
Death 15 Sep 1992 (aged 83)
Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Burial Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Plot Section K Lot 144 Grave 2
Memorial ID 175485725 · View Source
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Date Of Burial: 9/18/1992
Dorothy Mae Simnitt, 83, of Springfield died at 11:15 p.m. Tuesday at Doctors Hospital.

She was born March 29, 1909, in Kincaid, Kan., the daughter of Bert Basil and Lula Ethel Cline Shreves.

She married Wendell W. Simnitt in 1948; he died in 1984.

Also preceding her in death were two great-grandsons.

Mrs. Simnitt had been a resident of Springfield since 1954.

Surviving are four daughters, Mrs. Ray (Ethel) Hardesty, Mrs. Fred (Carol) Wiessing and Mrs. Frank (Judi) Dineen, all of Springfield, and Mrs. Don (Patsy) Pankey of Virginia; two sons, Garry Van Horn of Ocala, Fla., and Edward Van Horn of Urbandale, Iowa; 23 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; a sister, Mary "Peggy" Tice of Springfield; two brothers, John Shreves of Overland Park, Kan., and William Van Horn of Bois Blanc, Mich.; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Staab Funeral Home.

Burial will be in Roselawn Memorial Park.

State Journal-Register, The (Springfield, IL) - Thursday, September 17, 1992

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 175485725
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Dorothy Mae Shreves Simnitt (29 Mar 1909–15 Sep 1992), Find A Grave Memorial no. 175485725, citing Roselawn Memorial Park, Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Darrin Moore (contributor 47815365) .