Dorothy Mae Tevis, born March 15, 1925, in Racine, Wisc., passed away on Aug. 12, 2014, in Crescent City, at the age of 89. She moved to Del Norte County from Washington state in 1956. While in Benton City, Wash., she was a member of the Order of Eastern Star, Roza Chapter #238. Dorothy was known as a strong-willed, independent person who loved her cats and animals. She collected pigs.
She is survived by her dear and close friend Betty and husband Walter Coulson of Crescent City.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, Harry W. Tevis in 2011; sisters Leona Bergman, Florence Dresen and Beulaha Downes; brothers Robert and Russell Bergman.
Per her request, no services will be held. Contributions may be made to one’s favorite charity.
Arrangements are under the direction of Wier’s Mortuary Chapel of Crescent City.