Dorothy L. Swindell 1928-2018
Dorothy L. Swindell, 90, of Madison passed away on Monday, December 31, 2018 at the Moberly Nursing & Rehab.
Dorothy was born on October 24, 1928 in Holliday, MO the daughter of Hugh “Bud” and Pauline Henniger Stone. She married Ralph Swindell on June 8, 1946 in Centralia, MO and he preceded her in death on April 5, 2002.
Dorothy is survived by three sons; Steve Swindell of Columbia, MO, Mark Swindell of Moberly, MO, and Michael (Harriet) Swindell of Troy, IL; six grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
She worked for Banquet foods for 13 years, a member of the Madison Christian church, a 50 year member of the Eastern Star. She also volunteered for the Oats Bus for many years. Dorothy and her husband served on the Sunset Hills cemetery trustee board for many years. She was very avid about making sure all the veterans were recognized with the cemetery flags. Her knowledge and records of the cemetery were invaluable to the Madison community.
Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m., Friday, January 4, 2019 at the Madison Area Community Center. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until tie of service on Friday. Burial will be in the Sunset Hills Cemetery in Madison.
Memorials may be made to the Sunset Hills cemetery or the Madison Fire department.
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