Dorothy was born in New Eagle, Pennsylvania on May 19, 1927. Dorothy fell asleep in death in Alturas, California on July 24, 2020.
She was Baptized as one of Jehovah’s Witnesses Sept. 20, 1942 in Cleveland, Ohio. She loved studying the Bible and sharing what she learned with others.
She loved to paint, was an artist and loved working on home projects and loved her pets.
Dorothy in the mid-60’s worked at Litton Industries, Woodland Hills, California. There she met Robert. As they were dating, she loved to take his money at the pool hall. They were married in Canoga Park, California, 51 years ago. In 1989, they moved to Brookings, Oregon. Dorothy was retired while Robert continued working at a hardware store. They moved to Alturas, California in 2005, to be near her brother Bill DeCroix.
Dorothy leaves behind her sister Joyce Marshman still living in New Eagle, Pennsylvania; her daughters Audry in Dallas, Georgia, Bille Shutte in Medford, Oregon, and many grandchildren and great grandchildren and her husband Robert Bentley living in Alturas, California, whom she married July 12, 1969 ‘til present or forever.
There will be a memorial service via videoconference. For information call Robert Bentley (530) 233-2157.