Dorothy L. Moede
Dorothy Lydia Moede was born September 21, 1933 in Clyman, Wisconsin, to Richard and Lydia (nee Krause) Moede. She grew up on farms near Rhinelander and Marshfield before her family moved to Whitewater, where she attended Whitewater High School. She moved to Milwaukee in the early 1950’s. Dorothy worked for 28 years at Master Lock Company before retiring in 1995. She loved visiting and vacationing with family and friends. She was an ardent fan of early rock ‘n roll and country and western music. She enjoyed fairs, festivals and amusement parks. She diligently tended to her flower beds and yard, liked to fish, and loved animals, especially dogs. She took loving pride in her daughters and granddaughters. Dorothy is survived by her daughters Heidi (Jay) Chesky of Herndon, Virginia and Christine (Kent) Sticha of Plymouth, Minnesota and granddaughters Ann and Claire. She is also survived by her sister Karen Herzog of Bryan, Texas, sister-in-law Joyce Moede of North Prairie, Wisconsin and nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her beloved parents and siblings Maxine, Betty, Hazel, Roland, Jean and Darrell. A Memorial Service for Dorothy will be held Saturday, May 18 at 5 PM at the funeral home, with visitation from 4-5 PM.