OTTUMWA — Dorothy M. Hart, 99, of Ottumwa, died at 10:25 a.m. February 11, 2014, at Hospice House in Ottumwa.
She was born May 18, 1914, in Ottumwa to Owen Benton “Ben” and Blanche E. Lawson Myers. She married Paul R. Hart on June 4, 1944 in Chicago, Ill. He preceded her in death on August 14, 1983.
Dorothy was a member of First Church of God.
Surviving are nieces and nephews, Linda K. (Norman) Higinbotham, Michael (Sherrie) Jones, Steven W. (Junella) Jones and Stanley O. (Linda) Jones, all of Ottumwa; great-nieces and great-nephews, Lori Johnson, Heather Briscoe, Misty Graham, Jason Jones, Justin Jones, Stefanie Williams, Sara Jones and Kristy Moode; 11 great-great-nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Margaret A. Jones.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday at Reece Funeral Home with Pastor Stanley Reiley officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Lawn Cemetery.
Visitation begins at 11 a.m. Thursday with the family present from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday.
Memorials may be made to Heartland Humane Society, PO Box 1149, Ottumwa, Iowa 52501.