Dorothy M. Totman

October 16, 1914 ‒ April 24, 2009

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Dorothy M. Totman, age 94, of Parrott Street, Mount Vernon, passed away on Friday, April 24, 2009 at the Country Club Retirement Campus in Mount Vernon.

She was born on October 16, 1914 in Jelloway, Ohio to the late Edward and Cora (Beam) Frank. Dorothy was employed for over 30 years at Kresges as a clerk. She enjoyed going to craft events, sewing, traveling and participating at the Station Break. Dorothy loved parties with her beloved grandchildren and great grandson Tyler and looked forward to all family dinners and gatherings.

She is survived by two sons; Donald Totman of Merritt Island, FL, Robert (Virginia) Totman of Mount Vernon; six grandchildren, Terry (Lori) Totman, Tammy (Kerry) Goetzman, Debra (Mike) Nauman, Brenda Totman, Suzette (Al) Romani, Kristen (Chris) Davidson; eleven great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.

Besides her parents, Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, of over 60 years, Earl Totman; a daughter-in-law Esther Totman; and two brothers, George and Paul Frank.

A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, April 28, 2009 at the Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens Cemetery beginning at 2PM. Rev. Bob Hendrix will officiate. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Dorothy M. Totman.

Memorial contributions can be made to: Dawes Arboretum, 7770 Jacksontown Rd. S.E., Newark, Ohio 43056-9800 (OR) Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

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