|2/24/2014 10:56:00 AM|
Dorothy Saylor, 95, of Mendota died Feb. 21, 2014, in Mendota Lutheran Home.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday in Merritt Funeral Home, Mendota, with the Rev. Michael Morrell officiating. Burial will be at Restland Cemetery, Mendota.
Visitation will be 4-6 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
She was born March 11, 1918, in Laddonia, Mo., to Henry and Blanche (Gibson) Youngblood. She married Herbert Saylor on Feb. 15, 1936, in Missouri.
She was employed by Wayside Press in Mendota before her retirement. She was a member of Women of the Moose.
She was a member of First United Methodist Church, Mendota. She moved to Mendota from Missouri in 1948.
She is survived by on daughter, Shirley Morris of Mendota; five sons, Robert (Rose Ann) Saylor, Richard (Karen) Saylor, Gerald (Cindy) Saylor, Kenneth (Claudia) Saylor and Donald (Bonnie) Saylor, all of Mendota; 15 grandchildren; 41 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband on Dec. 9, 1981, and two sisters.
Memorials may be directed to Mendota VFW Post 4079, Mendota Lutheran Home or the donor’s choice.
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