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April 10, 1947—January 25, 2016

   SPARTA - Dorothy M. Freeman, known to all as “Dori”, 68, passed away January 25, 2016, in her home surrounded by her loved ones.

   She was born on April 10, 1947 in Atlanta, Georgia.

   Dori enjoyed gardening, reading, antiquing, decorating, baking, and spending quality time with her closest friends and family; but especially spending time with her husband Keith and pug Maelee.

   Dori retired from Walmart in 2010 after almost 15 years of service in locations around the country, and was proud to be selected as "Best of the Best" Department Manager and traveled to the Walmart HQ in Arkansas to represent her home store.

   Dori was preceded in death by parents, Byron & Martha Wolfe; and sister, Beverly Perkins.

   Dori will be lovingly remembered by her husband, Keith; children, Dana (Karena) Horstman and Kyle (Jaime) Horstman; grandchildren, Ryan, Luke, and Gabe (she was always Nana to them); brother, George (Helen) Wolfe; sister, Linda Jackson; many nieces and nephews; and special friends, Lynn, Lynn, and Terry.

   A special thank you goes to Nurse Natalie, who always got Dori to smile and kept all her promises.

   Dori will be celebrated at 2 p.m. on Sunday, January 31, at Schanhofer Funeral Home in Sparta, with Rev. Randy Williamson officiating.

   Family and friends are invited to call at the funeral home on Sunday, from 12 noon until the time of service.

   In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Sparta Area Cancer Support (SACS), P.O. Box 130, Sparta, WI, 54656; or to the family.

   Online condolences may be sent to Dori’s family at


Funeral Home

Evans Print & Media Group

1302 River Rd.
P.O. Box 252

Sparta, WI 54656-0252

Office Number: (608) 269-3186
Fax Number: (608) 269-6876


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