Dorothy Lee Snow, age 91, formerly of New Franklin, passed away Thursday, July 5, 2012 at Autumn Meadows in Linn, Missouri from complications due to Alzheimer’s Disease.
She was born February 20, 1921 in Gunn City, Missouri. Her parents were Walter and Jennie King. Dorothy married Curly Snow on July 10, 1943 in Kansas City, Missouri. They soon moved to the New Franklin area because of Curly’s employment with the MKT Railroad. They were married 44 years until his passing in 1988.
Dorothy was a member of the New Franklin Christian Church and past member of Eastern Star and the Ladies Auxilary of the Trainmen Lodge. She was an avid card player and supporter of Missouri Tiger Basketball.
Dorothy leaves behind three daughters, Marsha (Ron) Quinley of Omaha, Nebraska, Sharon (Mike) Derendinger of Holts Summit, Missouri and Monica Lang of Ellisville, Missouri; eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral services wereheld at Markland-Yager Funeral Home in New Franklin on Monday, July 9, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. Burial was at Orient Cemetery in Harrisonville, Missouri.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions are suggested to New Franklin Christian Church or the Silver Liners Senior Center in New Franklin.