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 Dorothy Marie <I>Collins</I> Baxter

Dorothy Marie Collins Baxter

Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, USA
Death 13 Aug 2011 (aged 99)
Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, USA
Burial Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA
Plot N - 1460
Memorial ID 74970891 · View Source
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BETTENDORF — Funeral services to celebrate the life of Dorothy C. Baxter, 99, a resident of Bettendorf, will be 11:30 a.m. Thursday, August 18, 2011, at the Halligan McCabe DeVries Funeral Home, 614 Main St. downtown Davenport. Her family will receive friends one hour (10:30 a.m.) prior to the service time at the funeral home. Burial will take place at National Cemetery, Rock Island Arsenal, immediately following the service.

Mrs. Baxter passed away Saturday, August 13, 2011, at Crest Healthcare Center, Davenport.

Dorothy Marie Collins was born October 10, 1911, in Davenport to James B. and Nadine (Kibler) Collins. She was married to Lt. Col. George H. Baxter. With her husband, Dorothy traveled and resided in Japan, Germany, Washington, D.C., and New York state before returning to Rock Island Arsenal. Dorothy was active in the Rock Island Women's Club and Kings Daughters.

Memorials may be made to Assumption High School.

Survivors include her daughter Phyllis "Kay" and (Samuel) Smith, Bettendorf; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren; one niece and two nephews; as well as grand nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, George, and her brother, J. Hugh Collins.

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  • Created by: Ken Nagel
  • Added: 15 Aug 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 74970891
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Dorothy Marie Collins Baxter (10 Oct 1911–13 Aug 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 74970891, citing Rock Island National Cemetery, Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Ken Nagel (contributor 47221898) .