Dorothy Ann Carroll, Franklin, WI/formerly Elkhorn, WI (1920-2014)
June 2, 1920 - August 24, 2014
Dorothy Ann Carroll joined the love of her life, Clark; her daughter, Bonnie; and son, Gary; in heaven on Aug. 24, 2014, at the age of 94. Dorothy was surrounded by loving family and fashioned in purple in the comfort of her home in Franklin, WI. She was born June 2, 1920, in Stockton, IL, the daughter of Glenn and Marguerite Perry. She married Clark E. Carroll on Jan. 1, 1939, in Stockton, IL, and they raised five children together. Clark and Dorothy operated the Dor-Clark Egg Farm of Elkhorn, WI, for over 30 years.
Survivors include two daughters, Jill Carroll of Franklin, WI, and Vikki (William) LaCroix of Williams Bay, WI; one son, Rick (Debbie) Carroll of Elkhorn, WI; 11 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; nine great-great-grandchildren; a nephew, Geoff (Rhonda) Perry; and a multitude of friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clark; her daughter, Bonnie Dinsmore; her son, Gary Carroll; and her brother, Stan Perry.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, at ST. PATRICK'S CATHOLIC CHURCH in Elkhorn, WI. Visitation will be at the CHURCH from 9 until 11 AM. Arrangements were completed by HAASE-LOCKWOOD & ASSOCIATES FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, Elkhorn. Memorials can be made to the Milwaukee Rescue Mission.
"Dorothy will be remembered for her gentle, happy spirit, her good outlook on life, and for being a dedicated wife, mother, grandmother and friend. Her memory will be cherished as a life of amazing grace. She is now safe in the arms of Jesus"