Dorothy Ochsner, KaylorDorothy Jean Ochsner, 71, Kaylor, died Saturday, March 12, 2011, at Select Specialty Hospital, Sioux Falls.
Dorothy Jean Ochsner, 71, Kaylor, died Saturday, March 12, 2011, at Select Specialty Hospital, Sioux Falls.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at United Church of Christ, Scotland, with the Rev. Gordon Harris officiating. Burial will be in Rosehill Cemetery, Scotland. Visitation will be from 2 to 7 p.m. today at Goglin Funeral Home, Scotland, with the family present from 5 to 7 p.m.
She was born on June 13, 1939, at Parkston to Henry and Lena (Mehlhaff) Schoon.
She grew up on a farm east of Parkston and attended Fairview School District No. 9.
On Feb. 22, 1959, she married Kenneth Ochsner at Bethany Reformed Church, Scotland.
She was a member of UCC Women’s Fellowship and served as treasurer for many years.
She is survived by her husband, a daughter, Beverly Ulmer and husband Robert, Tabor; three sons: Mark, Kaylor; John and wife Kim, Hartford; and Ardell and wife Betsy, Jesup, Iowa; nine grandchildren, a sister, Darlene Schoon, Freeman; two brothers: Roger Schoon and wife Donna, Whitewood; and Louis Schoon and wife Ann, Parkston; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother, Kenneth Schoon; and a sister-in-law, Erna Schoon.
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