Covert, 104, of Arlington Heights, Illinois, passed away on Sunday, October
She was born on May
19, 1913, in New Castle, Indiana, the daughter of Everett E. Jones and
Helene G. Jones.
On May 2, 1942, she
was married to William V. Covert in her parentís garden in New Castle,
She was a long time
member of the Northfield Community Church where she served as a Deaconess.
She was a member of Chapter JS, P.E.O., Northfield, Illinois. Dorothy
attended Stephens College in Missouri before traveling to Washington D.C.
where she was a buyer at Garfinckels.
son Jeffery W. Covert (Susan) of Mundelein, Illinois, daughter Helene C.
Trout (Michael) of Chesterton, Indiana, daughter-in-law Lorraine Covert,
Fishers, Indiana; grandchildren Jennifer Waugh (Tucker), West Point, New
York, Julie Moreland (Matthew), Lindenhurst, Illinois, Amy Altman (John),
Zionsville, Indiana, James Trout (Lindsay), Chesterton, Indiana, Sarah Squok
(Brandon), Chesterton, Indiana, Kathryn Trout, LaPorte, Indiana; and eight
She was preceded in
death by her husband of fifty-eight years, William, and son Steven Covert.
A memorial service
will be held on Tuesday, October 24, at Lutheran Home Chapel, 800 West
Oakton, Arlington Heights, Illinois.
Visitation will be
at 10:00 a.m., with the service following at 11:00 a.m.
In lieu of flowers,
memorials may be made to the Lutheran Home Foundation, 800 West Oakton,
Arlington Heights, Illinois, 60004.