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dorothy e. molebash

Posted on July 16, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

Sept. 12, 1918 - July 13, 2013

ELKHART — Dorothy E. Molebash, 94, of Elkhart, died at 12:52 p.m. Saturday, July 13, 2013, at Elkhart General Hospital.

Dorothy was born Sept. 12, 1918, in South Bend to Daniel and Maude Mabel (Smith) Landaw. She married Robert R. Molebash on Sept. 3, 1938. He died July 16, 1989.

Surviving are her sons, Glenn V. Molebash of Elkhart, Wayne L. Molebash of Elkhart and Dennis R. (Sally) Molebash of Rochester; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Ed and Daniel; and three sisters, Ruth, Donnabelle and Pansy.

Dorothy worked in the cafeteria for Elkhart Community and Baugo schools. She enjoyed traveling, cooking, ceramics, crafts and fishing when younger.

Friends may call from 10 a.m. until the noon service Thursday, July 18, 2013, at Hartzler-Gutermuth-Inman Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Wooden Cemetery, Mentone. The Rev. Dick Dunn will officiate.

Online condolences may be sent at www.hartzlergutermuthinman.com. Memorials may be given to the donor’s choice.