Dorothy E. Shattuck, age 91, of Owen, passed away on Saturday, April 19, 2014 at the Clark County Health Care Center. A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at Curtiss Alliance Church. Pastor Carl Swarr will officiate. Interment will be held at Riverside Cemetery, Town of Hixon. Family and friends are welcome from 9:00 AM until time of service Wednesday at the church.
Dorothy was born on November 4, 1922, the daughter of Ralph and Hazel (Lott) Vickers in Rockwell, Iowa. She attended grade school at the Pine Creek School in Holoway and graduated from Owen High School in 1940. On November 10, 1940, Dorothy was united in marriage to George Shattuck in Maplehurst. Together, they farmed in the town of Longwood, moved to Rockford, IL for 9 months and then moved back to a farm in the Town of Hoard.
On the farm, she was a hard worker and took care of the milking. Dorothy was a very loving mom, grandma and friend. She liked to entertain and provided wonderful meals for all her family and guests. Dorothy tended her beautiful flower gardens was very artistic. Several of her paintings are displayed in the area. She was a member of Curtiss Alliance Church and Eastern Star.
Dorothy is lovingly survived by her three sons: Roger (Sue) of Medford, Lynn (Joyce) of Owen and Dale (Cindy) of Edmond, OK; 11 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Ralph and Hazel; her husband, George on August 1, 2010 and two brothers: Lloyd and Robert Vickers.