Dorothea Jean Love (nee Yeoman), 89, of Worth, died peacefully on July 28. She was preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, the late R. Donald Love. Dorothea is survived by her four children, Barb (Hank) Zuidema, Jean (Terry) Sharp, John Love, and Bob (Laura) Love, her six grandchildren Dave (Teresa) Zuidema, Ryan Sharp, Jackie Love, Mike (Katlyn) Zuidema, Robbie Love, and Cindy Love, and her great-grandson Will Zuidema. Dorothea's four sisters, Mary, Helen, Winnie, and Jan also preceded her in death.
Friends are invited to visit with Dorothea's family on Thursday, August 4 from 4-7 p.m. at Schmaedeke Funeral Home in Worth. A service celebrating Dorothea's life will begin at 7 pm. Graveside services will be held at Rossville Cemetery, Rossville, on Friday, Aug. 5 at 11:30 a.m. Service information 708-448-6000 or www.schmaedekefuneralhome.com.
Published on August 1, 2016