Dorothy M. "Dot" StreetApril 7, 1922 ~ August 22, 2017 (age 95)
Dorothy M. “Dot” Street, 95, of Litchfield, IL, passed away Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 6:38 P.M. at HSHS St. Francis Hospital in Litchfield, IL.
Dorothy was born on April 7, 1922 in Litchfield, IL, a daughter of the late Clarence & Rose (Gates) DeWitt.
She married William Richard Street on May 18, 1938 in St. Charles, MO and he preceded her in death in August of 1987.
Dot, as she was known by, was a lady who was always on the move. She started her working career at a young age doing laundry and ironing and then working at Paul’s Ice Cream stand at several different locations. Dot was also employed by the Overhead Cafe, Litchfield Country Club, and retired from the Litchfield Bank & Trust custodial department. For the last 35 years Dot devoted herself and her life to her family, becoming a homemaker who enjoyed cooking and baking for everyone, especially her grandchildren. Dot enjoyed going to yard sales, playing Yahtzee & Gin Rummy and she always had a positive outlook on life.
She is survived by her sons, Robert, Melvin, and Ronnie Street of Litchfield; 5 grandchildren; & 8 great-grandchildren.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and son, Dale Street on February 8, 2017.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, August 31, 2017 at 3:00 P.M. at the Litchfield Family Funeral Service in Litchfield, IL. Don Hudelson, member of Southside Church will officiate. Visitation will be held Thursday from 1:00 until 3:00 P.M. at Litchfield Family Funeral Service. Burial will be in the Elm Lawn Cemetery in Litchfield.
The family of Dorothy “Dot” Street suggests memorial contributions be donated to the family.
Litchfield Family Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements. To view the online guest book and leave condolences, please visit litchfieldffs.com