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Dorothy Telker

Friday, February 18, 2005

CHARLESTON - Dorothy Mae Telker, 93, died at 9:35 a.m. Feb. 15, 2005, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.

Born Dec. 24, 1911, in Crosno, daughter of the late Boyd and Lura Mae Hughes Henderson, she was a lifelong resident of Mississippi County and member of St. Henry Catholic Church in Charleston.

On Oct. 16, 1961, she married Ambrose Telker who preceded her in death on Oct. 15, 1977.

Survivors include: two half brothers, Jack Achter of Matthews and Leslie Allen Achter of Inez, Ky.

Also preceding her in death were two brothers, Charlie Henderson and John Henderson; one half sister, Pauline Hinton; and one half brother, Louis Achter.

A funeral Mass was celebrated Thursday at St. Henry Catholic Church with Monsignor Stephen Schneider, pastor, officiating.

Burial followed in the Calvary near Charleston.

Pallbearers were: John Wayne Henderson, Clay Whitaker, Johnny Henderson, Sammy Irby, Jesse Vinson and Dan Hinton.

McMikle Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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