OTTUMWA — Dottie E. Harding, 74, of 545 Ray St., died February 6, 2014, at her home.
She was born October 19, 1939, in Ottumwa to Ellsworth and Edna Flathers Harland. She married Paul Harding on January 5, 1957.
Dottie is survived by her husband, Paul; five sons, Gerald (Mary) Harding of Moravia, Todd Harding, Robert Harding, Jackie (Jean) Harding and Thomas (Amber) Harding, all of Ottumwa; a daughter, Edna (Roger) McKenzie of Ottumwa; six grandchildren, Robert Harding Jr., Dakota Bown Harding, Lona Boyce, Angel Krewson, Lyssa Boyce and Meah McKenzie; two great-grandchildren, Kira and Bradley Krewson; and a brother, Jack (Allonia) Harland of Ottumwa.
She was preceded in death by three grandchildren; five sisters and seven brothers.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Reece Funeral Home with Rev. Dennis Doud officiating
Cremation will follow the service.
Visitation begins at 11 a.m. Wednesday with the family present from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday.
A memorial has been established to the family.