Dorothy Wyatt - Dodge Center

Dorothy Wyatt

Dorothy Wyatt, 92, passed away Monday, July 18, 2011, at Fairview Care Center in Dodge Center.

Dorothy was born Jan. 30, 1919, to William and Hattie Zuhlke of rural Stewartville. She married Francis Wyatt on Oct. 17, 1938, of rural Racine. He preceded her in death on Oct. 15, 1984. They farmed for many years on the family farm in rural Kasson. Dorothy also worked for Sears as a cook at the lunch counter.

Her other interests were volunteering at church, traveling, camping and cooking. She loved vacations with her family.

Special thank you to Fairview Care Center staff for taking such good care of Dorothy.

Dorothy is survived by son, Frank (Sandra) Wyatt; daughter, Shirley (Gary) Thorn; grandchildren, Jennifer Thorn, Jeremy Thorn, Joshua Thorn, Andrew Wyatt and Christopher Wyatt; and two great-grandsons. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by a son, Gerald Wyatt; daughter-in-law, Sandra Wyatt; grandson, Francis Milo Wyatt; and a sister, Mildred Evenson.


Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 22, 2011, at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 301 8th Ave. N.W., in Kasson, with Pastor Marie A. K. Anderson officiating. Friends and family may visit from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, July 21, at St. John's Lutheran Church, and one hour before services also at the church. Interment will be at Maple Grove Cemetery in Kasson.

Dibble Funeral Home in Kasson is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at

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