Dorothy Stoeckel, age 79

Stoeckel, of Elk River passed peacefully on July 22, 2012.

Preceded in death by husbands, Harold Anderson and Raymond Stoeckel; and brother, Kenneth Berndt.

Survived by daughter, Kris Anderson and partner Cathy Harrison; siblings, Mabel Dobberstein, Margaret Dobberstein, Selma (Paul) Reb, Mildred (Duane) Whittlef, William (LouAnne) Berndt and many nieces and nephews.

Over the years she had a variety of jobs: phone operator, Wenger Music, farming, school bus driver, custodian at St. Francis and Big Lake schools, and machine embroidery.

Memorial Service 4 PM Saturday, July 28, 2012 at Dare’s Funeral Home, Elk River (763-441-1212) with a gathering of family and friends one hour prior to service. Private Interment. Memorials Preferred.