Dorothy Manring Obituary

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Dorothy J. Manring

April 5, 1925 - April 25, 2014
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Dorothy Jean Manring, 89, of Machesney Park was born on April 5, 1925, beloved wife of the late Dwight S. Manring, died April 25, 2014 surrounded by her family. She was born around Equality, IL, the daughter of the late Charlie and Virgie Baldwin. She was an Avon Representative for 36 years and walked her entire route. She loved the outdoors and reading. Dorothy lived in her home for 59 years and was a friend to the entire neighborhood. Dorothy was a member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary. She is survived by two sisters; Mary Heath of Harrisburg, IL and Virgie Robinson of Equality, IL; one brother Herrell Baldwin of Equality, IL. She was a...
Dorothy Jean Manring, 89, of Machesney Park was born on April 5, 1925, beloved wife of the late Dwight S. Manring, died April 25, 2014 surrounded by her family.
She was born around Equality, IL, the daughter of the late Charlie and Virgie Baldwin. She was an Avon Representative for 36 years and walked her entire route. She loved the outdoors and reading. Dorothy lived in her home for 59 years and was a friend to the entire neighborhood. Dorothy was a member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary.
She is survived by two sisters; Mary Heath of Harrisburg, IL and Virgie Robinson of Equality, IL; one brother Herrell Baldwin of Equality, IL.
She was a beloved mother of 5 children: Ed (Irene) Manring of Loves Park, Robert (Christine) Manring of Machesney Park, Daniel (Mary) Manring of Machesney Park, Shirley Manring Fann of Crawfordsville, IN and Mary (Raymond) Horsman of Tucson, AZ; grandmother of 12 and great-grandmother of 14.
A visitation will be held on Saturday May 3, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. at Sunset Funeral Home 8800 N. Alpine Road in Machesney Park with graveside services to follow immediately at Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

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"I am so sorry to hear of Mrs Manrings passing..... I knew this woman over 60 yrs, and for a long time she was one of the neighborhood "Mothers", HaHa....." Ray Edwin (Chana, IL)

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