Dorothy M. Gadow, 86, of Brodhead, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Wednesday, November 27, 2019, at Monroe Clinic Hospice Home. She was born October 19, 1933. Her parents were Earl and Leola Goodger. Dorothy married LaVerne Gadow on October 14, 1954. Dorothy and LaVerne farmed together for 37 years. They retired to Brodhead in 1991. Dorothy enjoyed putting jigsaw puzzles together and doing word search puzzles.
Dorothy is survived by her husband of 65 years, LaVerne and her son, Richard; brother, Earl (Nancy) Goodger, Jr.; sisters, Pat (Roger) Albrecht and Delores Goodger; sisters-in-law, Diane Goodger and Ruth Goodger; brother-in-law, David Mitchell; sister-in-law, Janet (Ron) Nenneman; many nieces, nephews and friends, including special friends, Juanita and Bob Miller. She was predeceased by her son, Kenneth, in infancy in 1956, her parents, sister, Shirley, brothers, Robert, Donald and John Goodger, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Robert and Margaret Gadow and Orvel and Joan Gadow. The Gadow Family would like to give a special thank you to the Monroe Clinic Hospice Home for their compassionate care.
Funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at D. L. Newcomer Funeral Home, 1105 East 9th Avenue, Brodhead, with Rev. Irv Case officiating. Visitation will be at 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. Burial to follow in Greenwood Cemetery, Brodhead.
The DL Newcomer Funeral Home is assisting the family.
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