Dorothy M. Wuerth

July 10, 1923 ~ December 29, 1996 (age 73)


Dorothy M. Wuerth, 73, of Evansville, died at 2:36 p.m. Sunday at St. Mary’s Medical Center.

Mrs. Wuerth, a member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church, retired in 1986 from GenCorp., where she worked for 15 years. She had also worked at Swift & Co.

She enjoyed music and mov­ies and was an avid fan of youth sports.

Her husband, George, died in 1985.

Surviving are daughters, Donna Brown of West Chester, Pa., and Sandee Wuerth of Ev­ansville; sons, George Wuerth of Evansville and Robert Wuerth of Newburgh; sisters, Pat Devlin, Carol Wingerter, Peggy Schnur, Joan Minnette and Rita Nellis, all of Evansville and Betty Werner of Eddyville, Ky.; brothers, Richard and James Minnette, both of Evans­ville; and grandchildren, Laurie Brown, Natalie, Angela, Steph­anie and Max Wuerth.

Services will be at 9:30 a.m. Friday at Boone Funeral Home — 5330 Washington Ave., con­tinued at 10 a.m. at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, with the Rev. Brian Holtz officiating. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery. Friends may call from 3 to 8 p.m. tomorrow at the funeral home, where a memorial service will be at 7 p.m.

The family said friends, if they wish, may make memorial contributions to Holy Rosary Catholic Church.


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