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Dorothy Wilken, 97 of Springfield, passed away on July 9, 2022, at 6:20 in the evening after a long and full life. 

Dorothy accomplished big things with little early education behind her but went on to graduate from beauty college which was a lifelong dream. She owned and operated her own shop in her home so she could manage the house and the shop at the same time. 

Dorothy was talented in so many ways.  She sang, danced, taught Sunday school, brought old dolls back to life with new outfits and hair, made new dolls with fun personalities, sewed beautiful wedding dresses, had an amazing green thumb, wrote letters from a dog, and was a prayer warrior for all those she loved.

She is survived by her three children Linda Snow, Glenda Robertson, and Gary Morgan along with their spouses Junior Snow and Mike Robertson; 3 brothers Ellis, Lowell, and Bill with their spouses Trudie, Betty, and Jan; 4 sisters Carol, Ann, Jeanie, and Fern with their spouses Chuck, Tom, and Elwin; 10 grandchildren and their spouses and great-grandchildren galore.

Visitation will be Friday, July 15, 2022, 12:30 pm at Hillside Baptist Church 8366 West State Highway 266 Springfield Missouri 65802 prior to services.

Funeral Services will be Friday, July 15, 2022, 1:00 pm at Hillside Baptist Church 8366 West State Highway 266 Springfield Missouri 65802 burial following at Eastlawn Cemetery.

Services are being taken care of by Greenlawn Funeral Home.