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Dorothy M. Moews: Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice

Sauk Valley Newspapers (Dixon-Sterling, IL) - Thursday, November 7, 2013

Deceased Name: Dorothy M. Moews

PROPHETSTOWN – Dorothy M. Moews, 92, of Prophets Riverview Good Samaritan Center in Prophetstown, died Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, at the center. She worked alongside her husband at Moews Electric in Prophetstown.

Dorothy was born March 12, 1921, in Delavan, the daughter of Elmer and Frances (Curtis) Varney. She married Howard R. Moews on Dec. 15, 1942, in Yorktown. He preceded her in death March 25, 1985. She was a member of First Lutheran Church in Prophetstown.

Survivors include one son, Douglas (Peggy) Moews of Brookfield, Wis.; one daughter, Sandra (Kelly) Little of Champaign; one grandaughter; two great-grandsons; and one brother, Curtis (Ramona) Varney of Sterling.

She also was preceded in death one sister, Doris Varney.

Visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday and the funeral at 2 p.m. Saturday at First Lutheran Church in Prophetstown, with the Rev. Greg Olson, pastor, officiating. Interment will be at Riverside Cemetery in Prophetstown. Bosma-Gibson Funeral Home in Prophetstown is handling arrangements.

Memorials have been established to Prophets Riverview Good Samaritan Center.

Visit www.bosmagibson.com to send condolences.

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