FLORESVILLE, Texas -- Dorothy Hartlein, 89, formerly of the Sikeston and Matthews, Mo., died March 23, 2012, at Regency Manor in Floresville.
Born March 17, 1923, in Lawrenceburg, Tenn., to the late Andrew and Mattie Revelle Houser, she was retired from International Shoe and a member of the Concordia Lutheran Church in Sikeston.
On Sept. 13, 1942, she married Gordon W. Hartlein who preceded her in death on June 17, 2007.
She was also preceded in death by four brothers and one sister.
Survivors include: four sons and daughter-in-laws, Kenneth and Charlotte Hartlein of Floresville, Don and Suzanne Hartlein of Portageville, Mo., Jerry and Margie Hartlein of Gainesville, Fla., and Larry and Nelda Hartlein of Affton, Mo.; one sister and brother-in-law, Faye and Norman Brodeur of Odessa, Mo; and 10 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at the Ponder Funeral Home in Sikeston where services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday with the Rev. A.J. Wollenburg, pastor, officiating.
Burial will follow in the Garden of Memories Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be: Ken Hartlein, Don Hartlein, Jerry Hartlein, Larry Hartlein, Rodney Hartlein and Jeff Hartlein.
Online condolences may be sent at www.ponderfuneralhome.com.