Dorothy L. Winings (75) of Mattoon


Published on July 1 2013 11:14 am

Dorothy L. Winings, 75, of Mattoon died at 7:14pm Saturday, June 29, 2013 in Carle Hospital in Urbana.

She was born January 27, 1938, in Mattoon, Illinois, the daughter of Alva and Maggie Mae (Jackson) Dow. She attended the Neoga schools. Dorothy (Luvee) was a retired bartender for over thirty years, she lately was tending bar for the Ice House and the Castle Inn, both of Mattoon, she enjoyed her job and she also enjoyed visiting with her friends and making new friends.

Dorothy leaves one daughter, Deana Keller and husband Abraham of Mattoon, IL; two brothers, Howard "Ted" Livingston and wife Pat and Roger Dow, all of Mattoon, IL; two granddaughters, Hannah and Rachel Keller.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents, one son, Timmy Winings: five brothers and two sisters.

Memorials may be made to the family in care of Mrs. Deana Keller - 617 Oaklahoma Ave., Mattoon, Illinois 61938, for her granddaughter’s education.

As per Dorothy’s wishes her body will be cremated and no public visitation or public services will be held.  Swengel-O’Dell Funeral Home of Neoga, is in charge of arrangements.

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