Dorothy Jean Dearing
Winslow Alumni Class of 1945
August 25, 2009
Dorothy Jean Dearing, 82, of Winslow, Indiana passed away on Tuesday, August 25, 2009 at the Amber Manor Nursing Home in Petersburg, Indiana. She was a member of the River of Life Fellowship Church in Pike County. Dorothy was a graduate of Winslow High School, Class of 1945. She was a teacher for 39 years in schools in Winslow and also at Pike Central for a few of those years. She was a member of the Indiana State Teachers Association, National Education Association, and Pike County Teachers Organization.
She was born July 3, 1927 in Winslow, Indiana to Nobel P. and Lucille (Brewster) Dearing, both deceased.
Dorothy is survived by her cousins, Larry (Donna) Dearing of Boonville, Indiana; Darrell (Sue) Dearing of Greenwood, Indiana; Dewey (Betty) Dearing of Ft. Branch, Indiana and Vonetta Beck of Balboa Island, California, and a special caregiver, Cindy Terwiske.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, August 28, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. at Corn-Colvin Funeral Home in Oakland City, Indiana. Burial will be at Oak Hill Cemetery in Winslow, Indiana. Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. on Thursday, August 27, 2009 and from 8 a.m. until service time on Friday, August 28, 2009 at the Corn-Colvin Funeral Home, Oakland City, Indiana.
Memorial contributions may be made to the River of Life Fellowship Church. Envelopes will be available at Corn-Colvin Funeral Home.