FREDERICKTOWN — Dorothy E. Stephens, 76, of Fredericktown, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, at her home. She was born on March 15, 1943, in Saint Louis, Michigan, the daughter of Claude and Thelma (Aldrich) Lawrence.

She is survived by her seven children, Teresa Stephens of Montgomery, AL, Lori (Jessie) Watts of Howard, Kimberly (Louis) Lawson of Venice, FL, Danelle Pantaleon of Las Vegas, NV, Raymond (Summer) Stephens III of Howard, Justin (Ashley) Stephens of Howard and Todd (Tammie) Stephens of Howard; 18 grandchildren; a great-granddaughter; two brothers, Harley Lawrence of Dayton and Ed (Marilyn) Lawrence of Wyoming.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by seven brothers and sisters and a son-in-law, Don Wilson.

Friends may call on Monday from 4 – 7 p.m. at the Snyder Funeral Home, 33 E. College St., Fredericktown, where a funeral service will be held on Tuesday beginning at 11 a.m., Pastor Chuck Hagy officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Cemetery in Fredericktown.

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The Snyder Funeral Home of Fredericktown is honored to serve the family of Dorothy E. Stephens.


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