City – Dorothy, 92, died February
23, in Mill City. She was born in Carroll, NE, to Thomas and
Lena Renz moving to Corvallis in the early 1940’s and to
Stayton in the early 1960’s. Dottie married Eldon
“Butch” Farthing in 1948, he preceded her in death in
2012, also preceding her in death were her son, Kelly, sister,
Margaret Smith and 7 brothers.
She worked as secretary for the
North Santiam Public Schools for over 25 years. Dottie enjoyed
RV traveling, fishing, and was a member of the dancing group
the Crazy Eight’s.
She is survived by sons: James Patrick
(Irene) Farthing of Stayton and Dennis Michael (Donna)
Farthing of Mill City; sisters: Mildred Babb of Corvallis,
Betty Hagberg of Kalamazoo, MI and Darlene Smith of Decatur,
NE; 2 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren.
will be held. Private interment will be in Lone Oak Cemetery,
Stayton. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.