Dorothy Younger, 89

Loved and cared for animals

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Dorothy J. Younger (nee Jones), 89, of Oak Park, died on May 21, 2020. Born on Aug. 31, 1930, she was a 1952 graduate of Missouri Valley College in Marshall, Missouri. A longtime member of 1st Presbyterian Church of River Forest and the Nineteenth Century Charitable Association, for many years she worked at Quintero Limited in Oak Park and will be remembered for her lifelong love and care for animals. 

Dorothy was the wife of the late Perry F. Younger, mother of Pamela Marie and Deborah Lee Younger, and daughter of the late Charles N. and Elsa F. Jones. 

A visitation was held May 29, with funeral services May 30, at Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home, followed by interment at Mt. Emblem Cemetery in Elmhurst.

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