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Dorothy M. Garth

Wednesday, April 6, 2011

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Dorothy M. Garth
Dorothy M. Garth, 92, of Cedar Falls died Saturday, April 2, 2011, at the Western Home Communities-Martin Center in Cedar Falls.

Services was scheduled for 10:30 a.m. today at the First United Methodist Church with interment in the Greenwood Cemetery, both Cedar Falls. Visitation was held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Richardson Funeral Home in Cedar Falls and also one hour prior to the services at the church. Memorial contributions may be directed to the Alzheimer's Association. Online condolences may be left at www.richardsonfuneralservice.com.

She was born August 29, 1918, in Dubuque, the daughter of Howard and Dora Meyer Metcalf. She was united in marriage to George Garth August 29, 1940, in Nashua. He died Dec. 30, 1984. She was head of the lunch program at the Cedar Falls Community School District for 30 years, retiring in 1983.

Preceded in death by granddaughter, Stacey Goodrich, son-in-law, Bruce Estabrook; and brother, James Metcalf.

Survived by two daughters, Judy Estabrook of Cedar Falls and Joyce (Larry) Goodrich of Cherokee; five grandchildren; six great grandchildren; and two step great grandchildren.