Dorothy Evon Wasson, 88, of Burlington, died Saturday, November 5, 2016 at 2:10 PM at the Burlington Care Center.
Born August 15, 1928, in Keokuk, she was the daughter of Floyd Everett and Lena Ellen Courtney Ashby. On January 15, 1945, she married Clarence E. Wasson in Burlington. He died August 13, 1995.
Dorothy worked as an Licensed Practical Nurse at various care facilities.
She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church and was an avid NASCAR fan.
Survivors include one son, John (Joyce) Wasson of Waukee, IA; four daughters, Linda Wasson of Des Moines, IA, Nancy Hoyt of Mocksville, NC, Cheryl (John) Kurz of Waukegan, IL, and Barbara (Charlie) Bell of Arlington, TX; 10 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Besides her husband, she is preceded in death by her parents, one brother and one sister.
As per Dorothy's request, cremation has been accorded and there will be no formal services at this time.
Inurnment will be in Burlington Memorial Park Cemetery.
A memorial has been established for Trinity Lutheran Church.