She was born on
January 29, 1920, in Troy, Ohio, to Ford and Pauline (Hall) Entrekin.
Dorothy is survived
by her daughter, Judy (Jim) Pappas of Westville, IN; grandchildren, Michael
(Kristy Nelson) Pappas of Seattle, WA, and Jennifer (Jim) Dunscomb of
Greenwood, IN; and great-granddaughter Lexi Dunscomb.
She was preceded in
death by her parents; husband, Gus Hoffman; son, James Hoffman; and
great-grandson, Lane Dunscomb.
Dorothy was a
member of St. Patrick Catholic Church. She was involved in the St. Patrick
Senior Club, the Ladies League of St. Patrick’s, Chesterton Woman’s Club,
Duneland ‘Y’ Senior Exercise Group, and RSVP.
would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the caregivers, nurses, and
many friends Dorothy had at Addison Pointe in Chesterton.
Mass of Christian
Burial will be held on Wednesday, July 12 , 2017, at 10:00 a.m., at St.
Patrick Catholic Church, 638 N. Calumet Chesterton, IN, 46304, with Father
John Plavcan officiating.
Visitation will be
on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Edmonds & Evans
Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN, 46304. A wake service will be
held Tuesday, July 11 at 4:30 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers,
memorial donations in Dorothy’s honor may be made to “LANE: Living A New
Experience”, a fund established for Dorothy’s great-grandson, Lane, who
preceded her in death. Donations for this fund may be made in care of the
to the family may be made at www.ee-fh.com