Obituary- Dorothy H. Day

Dorothy H. Day, 93 of Erie IL, died March 16, 2023 at Bickford Cottage, Moline IL, surrounded by family.
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Dorothy H. Day, 93 of Erie IL, died March 16, 2023 at Bickford Cottage, Moline IL, surrounded by family. Services will be held at 12:00 pm on Thursday, March 23, 2023 at Gibson-Bode Funeral Home, Port Byron. Visitation will be 10-12 prior to services at the Funeral Home. Burial will be in Bethesda Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.

Dorothy was born January 8, 1930 in Oquawka, IL, the daughter of Harry E. and Florence (Goff) Alecock. She married Robert V. Day on May 2, 1948. Dorothy worked at General Electric as an assembler for 20 years. She enjoyed crocheting and gardening.

Dorothy is survived by her children, Robert G. (Jackie) Day of Port Byron, IL and Roberta Short (Ray DeRiemacker) of Hillsdale, IL; sisters, Betty Brown, Monmoth IL, Maida Johnson, Biggsville, IL, Jean Anderson, Burlington, IA, Sandra Cox, La Harpe, IL; 7 grandchildren, and 1 great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Robert; brothers, Robert, Vern, Richard, and Harry Alecock; sisters, Ada Alecock, Mary Dowell, Melba Welch and Joyce Alecock; son-in-law, Lloyd Short.

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