Dorothy M. Ensminger
1922 – 2010
Dorothy M. Ensminger, 87, of Rio Rancho, NM, formerly of
Kahoka, MO died Sunday, March 28, 2010 at Albuquerque Heights Healthcare, Albuquerque,
She was born on October 16, 1922 in Montrose, IA, the daughter
of John and Olia Comstock Stockwell. On
February 23, 1941, Dorothy was united in marriage to Ray Edward Ensminger in
Kahoka, MO. He preceded her in death on
March 20, 1999.
Dorothy had been employed at Sheller Globe in Keokuk, IA
before her retirement in 1980.
She was a member of the United Methodist Church in Kahoka, MO.
Dorothy enjoyed making all kinds of craft projects and
She is survived by two daughters, Patricia French and her husband James
of Rio Rancho, NM, Janice Einfeldt and
her husband Mike of Alaska, two sons, Thomas Ensminger and his wife Susan of Ft.
Madison, IA and Phillip Ensminger and his wife Connie of Hollister, MO., eight grandchildren, twelve
great-grandchildren, one brother, Hubert Stockwell and his wife Alta of
Montrose, IA, one sister, Wilma Walter of Argyle, IA.
She was also preceded in death by three sisters, Ruby Fowler,
Edith Stockwell and Bertha Roseberry, and four brothers, Floyd, Jessie, Earl
and Leo Stockwell.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 A.M. Friday at the
Vigen Memorial Home in Keokuk, IA with Rev. Beryl Cragg officiating. Burial will be in the Montrose Cemetery,
Visitation will be held after 2 p.m. Thursday with the family
meeting with friends from 6-8 p.m. at the Vigen Memorial Home in Keokuk, IA.
Memorials may be made to the Kahoka
United Methodist Church.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.vigenmemorialhome.com