Dorothy L. Fear, 87, of Wallace, passed away Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at Centennial Park Retirement Village of North Platte. Dorothy was born Feb. 14, 1926 in Elsie to James and Lilly R. (Dalgren) Brown.
She married Guy Lloyd Fear Nov. 17, 1943. He preceded her in death on Christmas Day in 2001.
Dorothy always had a large garden, was an excellent seamstress and enjoyed all sewing and knitting. After her children were grown she went to Beauty School in McCook, working as a beautician in Wallace until her sight failed her.
In addition to her husband, Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters; and a brother.
She is survived by a brother; four sisters; her son, Micheal (Pam); a daughter, Sandra (Kyle) McQueen all of North Platte; seven grandchildren, Sapphira Fear, Gabrielle (JJ) Holson, John (Robin Waters) McQueen, Janet (LaVerne) Gordon, Melissa Buss, Brenda (David) Andre and Jackie McQueen; and nine great grandchildren, Jazmine and Lavender Holson, Ryan and Justin Andre, Calvin Buss, Emma, Tatem, Grace and Margaret Gordon.
Graveside services were Saturday, April 6, 2013 at Morningview Cemetery near Wallace. Carpenter Memorial Chapel was in charge of arrangements.