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Dorothy Koch, 93, Baraboo

March 19, 2019

Dorothy Koch, 93, of Baraboo, passed away Thursday, March 7, 2019, at Oak Park Place.

Dorothy, daughter of Eugene and Nellie (Harris) Dalton was born Oct. 20, 1925, in Milwaukee. She was united in marriage to Willard Koch on April 27, 1946, in Montello. She was employed as a supervisor by Briggs and Stratton for more than 30 years. In her free time, Dorothy enjoyed doing ceramics, playing cards and traveling.

Survivors include her son, Richard (Joanne) Koch; grandchildren, Kim (Eric) Czerwinski, Julie (Nick) Brunner, Andy Koch; great-granddaughter, Kira; great-great-granddaughter, Azura; siblings, Betty Hayes of Portage, June Morgan of Fond du Lac, Virginia Eiberg of Menomonee Falls, Jack Dalton of Zion, Illinois, Barbara (Paul) Pfeiffer of Montello; sisters-in-law, Andrea Dalton and Joann Dalton; brother-in-law, Ervin Shurpit; as well as other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Willard; daughter, Sueann Phillips; siblings, Donald (Ann) Dalton, Robert Dalton, Nancy Shurpit, Tom Dalton and Judy Dalton; and brothers-in-law, Vern Morgan, Pete Hayes and Larry Eiberg.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 23, 2019, at Redlin Funeral Home, 401 Madison Ave., Baraboo, with the Rev. Lisa Newberry officiating. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home. Private entombment will take place at Wisconsin Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Alzheimer’s Association.

The family would like to thank Oak Park Place and staff for the care shown to Dorothy.