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Dorothy N. (Cooper) Wilber

July 9, 1918 ~ November 1, 2019 (age 101)


Dorothy N. Wilber, 101, of La Porte, passed away on Friday, November 1, 2019 at Miller's Merry Manor in New Carlisle.

Dorothy was born on July 9, 1918 in Bakersfield, Missouri to Arthur and Sarah (Fore) Cooper. 

On September 14, 1936 in Ellettsville, IN, she married Albert G. Wilber who preceded her in death on November 19, 1987.  Surviving are her children, Mary (Virgil) Craft of Winamac, Ruth (Bill) Stayback of Rolling Prairie, Dave (Nancy) Wilber of La Porte, and Doreen Harmon of La Porte; several grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; sister, Daisy Szatkowski of Terre Haute; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded by her parents; husband; daughter, Betty Boerema; son, Frank Wilber; granddaughter, Debra L. Boerema; and 2 brothers. 

Dorothy was a member of the Kingsbury Baptist Missionary Church.  She enjoyed helping anyone she could with anything they needed and being outside with her family.

A time of visitation will be held from 4 - 6 pm  on Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center. 

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November 5, 2019

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center
2900 Monroe Street
La Porte, Indiana 46350

Private Burial

Kingsbury Cemetery
403 N. Main
Kingsbury, IN 46345

Private family services at a future date.

Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center
2900 Monroe Street
La Porte, Indiana 46350

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