Dorothy Edmunds



Dorothy Jeanne Edmunds was born in Wetumka, Okla., on Oct. 27, 1928 and went to be with her lord and savior Jan. 30, 2017.

She was 89 years old and is survived by her two sons, Chester and Wayne. She also had three grandsons and five great-grandchildren.

Dorothy was raised by her loving parents around Oklahoma and Kansas and moved to Long Beach, Calif., during her teenage years. She worked at Douglass Aircraft Company for 23 years then moved to Mariposa.

In Mariposa, she worked as a LVN at John C. Fremont Hospital, Sierra Meadows and Mariposa Manor. She has been retired for 30 years.

During this time, she was active in the work of her Lord Jesus, mainly at the Ponderosa Basin Chapel. She was an active prayer warrior until the day of her death.

A memorial service was held at the Ponderosa Basin Chapel on Feb. 3, 2018, A graveside service will be held at a later date for her family only.

In lieu of flowers, please make any charitable contribution to The Gideon’s International, P.O. Box 140800, Nashville, TN 37214-0800 for the Merced Camp which serves Mariposa.

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