Dorothy Marie Amerine, 90, passed away Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013 at Lakepoint Nursing and Rehabilitation. Visitation with family will be from 9-10:30 Saturday at Carlson Funeral Home; graveside service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Mount Hope Cemetery in Independence, Kan.
Dorothy was born Dec. 7, 1922 in Eureka, the daughter of Walter and Mildred (Campbell) Dimick. Dorothy was united in marriage to Wesley D. Amerine on Nov. 2, 1941 in Eureka. She has lived in El Dorado since 1991. She was a member of the First Christian Church. She also was a member of the Church Circle, the Knife and Fork Club, Life Enrichment at the College and Christian Women’s Fellowship. Dorothy was a social butterfly, the life of the party.
Survivors include grandchildren, Denise Amerine of Kansas City, Mo., and Jeffery and wife Christy Amerine of Coffeyville; great-grandchildren, David Wilcher and Savannah Amerine; brother, Raymond and wife Louise Dimick of Towanda; and sister, Lucille Miles of El Dorado. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Wesley; one son, David Amerine; and one brother, Floyd Dimick.
A memorial has been established with the First Christian Church. Contributions may be left at Carlson Funeral Home. Condolences to the family can be send to www.carlsoncolonial.com.