Dorothy Mae Seward
Residence: Reynolds, Indiana
Died: Saturday, January 15, 2011
Location: At her residence in rural Reynolds, Indiana
 
 
Age: 86
Date of Birth: Monday, January 05, 1925
Birth place:
 
 
Father: Oliver Louis Seward  
Mother: Ruth Genieva (Kellenburger) Seward  
Marital Status: Single
Resided in: On the family farm in rural Reynolds, Indiana, all of her life.
Funeral Date: Thursday, January 20, 2011
Funeral Location: Graveside Services at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, January 20, 2011, at the Bedford Cemetery in rural Monon, Indiana.
Clergy: Rev. Chris Dodson of the Monticello Christian Church in Monticello, Indiana, officiating.
Burial will take place: Bedford Cemetery in rural Monon, Indiana.
Visitation will be: 4:00 to 6:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 19, 2011, at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Biographical Information: Dorothy was born and raised on the family farm in rural Reynolds, Indiana and was a 1943 graduate of Reynolds High School of Reynolds, Indiana. She grew up to care for and help family and friends. Dorothy loved to read, garden, sew and cook. She made and sold toys to gift shops and friends. Dorothy sold little dolls to Marshall Fields for several years. Then made and sold Laura Ingalls dolls to be sold with the Little House on The Prairie Books, selling them to gift shops in Mansfield, Missouri and some went to Europe. She also dressed antique dolls. Dorothy had attended the Guernsey Church of the Brethren in rural White County, Indiana.
Special Services:
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to the wishes of the donor. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home and at the cemetery.
Marriage Information: Dorothy had never been married.
Survivors include:
Brother,
Clarence E. "Bud" Seward of Brookston, Indiana;

Care Taker and former sister-in-law,
Argolla Seward of Brookston, Indiana;

Niece,
Teresa (husband Joseph) Linville of Lafayette, Indiana;

Nephews,
Ralph Seward of California,
George Seward, and
John (wife Jody) Seward of Ohio;
Preceded in Death:
Parents,
Oliver Louis and Ruth Genieva (Kellenburger) Seward;

Infant Sister,
Anna Louise Seward;

Brother,
Lois Albert "Babe" Seward.
Arrangements by:
Miller-Roscka Funeral Home