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Dorothy Ann Attig

October 6, 2018 December 1, 2018
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Obituary for Dorothy Ann Attig

Dorothy Ann Mies Attig 95 of Pontiac IL died Saturday December 1, 2018 at 7:40AM at Evenglow Inn Pontiac, IL.

Her funeral will be held on Friday December 7, 2018 at 1100AM at the First United Methodist Church, Pontiac with Rev. Tom Goodell officiating. Burial will follow in South Side Cemetery, Pontiac, IL. A visitation will be held on Thursday from 4:00PM-7:00PM at Calvert & Martin Funeral Home, Pontiac. Memorials in Dorothy’s name may be made to First United Methodist Church, Pontiac Public Library or Evenglow Inn.

Dorothy was born on October 6, 1923 in Pontiac a daughter of George and Kate (Braun) Mies. She married Raymond Attig on September 2, 1944. He preceded her in death on November 26, 2010. Surviving are her four children: Thomas (Carol) Attig of Batavia, IL; Sandra (John) Colvis of Pontiac, IL; Carol (Ross) McConnell of Oregon, IL and Diane (Jay) Scott of Lisle, IL; five grandchildren: Steve (Jennifer) Attig, Elizabeth (Eric) Ott, Jeffrey (Patti) Colvis, Nathan Colvis and Joel Birch; seven great grandchildren: Holden Attig, Miles Attig, Grayson Ott, Ellery Ott, Finley Ott, Hannah Colvis and Noah Colvis. Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers: Eugene and Harold Mies; three sisters: Georgianna O’Connor, Catherine Liste and Elizabeth Mies.

Dorothy was educated in Pontiac schools, graduating from Pontiac High School. She graduated from University of Illinois with a home economics degree. She was a wife, mother and grandmother first and foremost. She taught 22 years at Lincoln School in Pontiac.

Dorothy was the longest standing member (83 Years) of First United Methodist Church-Pontiac, IL. She was a member of Pontiac Women’s Club, Delta Kappa Gama, Illinois Retired Teachers Association, the Clionian Society and the 4-H House. Dorothy’s family brought her the most enjoyment. She also enjoyed cooking, baking, sewing, golf, reading and bridge. Dorothy and Ray spent many winters in Naples, FL. The family would like to thank everyone at Evenglow Inn and Transitions Hospice for their wonderful care.


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Visitation

Thursday

6

Dec

4:00 PM 12/6/2018 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 12/6/2018 7:00:00 PM
Calvert & Martin Funeral Homes - Pontiac Chapel

413 N. Main Street
P.O. Box 649
Pontiac, IL 61764

Calvert & Martin Funeral Homes - Pontiac Chapel
413 N. Main Street Pontiac 61764 IL
United States

Service

Friday

7

Dec

11:00 AM 12/7/2018 11:00:00 AM
First United Methodist Church

219 N. Chicago St.
Pontiac, IL 61764

First United Methodist Church
219 N. Chicago St. Pontiac 61764 IL
United States
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