Wilma Dodds

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Aug. 19, 1919 - Oct. 16, 2009

Funeral services were held recently for Wilma Dodds, 90, who passed away Oct. 16 at Lakes Regional Healthcare in Spirit Lake.

Wilma Dodds was born Aug. 9, 1919 in Swea City, the daughter of Oscar and Mabel (Godfredson) Riddle.

Wilma was united in marriage to Quinten Mark Dodds on March, 11, 1939. Most of her life was spent in Arnolds Park, Superior and Spirit Lake.

She enjoyed going to flea markets and the love of her grandchildren. Family always came first in her life. Wilma was a member of the Presbyterian Church.

She is survived by her sons, Gary and his wife Mary of Magness, Ark.; Merle and his wife,, Patty of Arnolds Park; and Dean and his wife, Cathie of Spirit Lake; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Quinten, in 1986; two brothers and two sisters.

Turner Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.