Chesterton Tribune

Dorothy L Feete dies at 83

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Dorothy L. Feete, age 83, of Walla Walla, Wash. formerly a longtime Chesterton resident, passed away Friday October 24, 2008, in Washington.

Dorothy was born in Kokomo, November 26, 1924 the daughter of Charles W. Leich and Goldie Fern Harner, both of whom preceded her in death.

On Oct. 10, 1945 in Chesterton, she married Joe Feete, who preceded her in death in 1999.

She is survived by sons James Earl (Connie) Feete of Oregon and Scott Allen (Angela) Feete of Calif., brother Darrell E. Leicht of Porter; grandchildren Faith Ann Carlson, Emanuel and Trisha Feete, Shawn Kelly Feete, Teena Rae Feete, John Kuhnle, Joseph Kuhnle, Lynn Marie Kuhnle, Vickie Martinez, Joey and David Feete, Elizabeth and Dawson Feete, Jerome Larkin, Maria Bucy and Mark Feete.

She was also preceded in death by son Charles W. Feete and daughter Dorothy Rae Carlson. She was a homemaker, an avid book reader, and loved all of nature’s creatures.

 A graveside service will be at 10 a.m. Friday October 31, at the Chesterton Cemetery 300 E. Porter Avenue, Chesterton.

Arrangements were handled by Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN.


Posted 10/29/2008