September 16, 2014

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Dorothy M. Archibald Print E-mail

Sept. 20, 1926-March 3, 2014

Dorothy M. Archibald, 87, Janesville, died on Monday, March 3, 2014, at Huntington Place Assisted Living, Janesville. She was born in Rural Waupun, on Sept. 20, 1926, the daughter of Fred and Viola (Banks) Shafer. Dorothy married Allen Deuel in Wautoma in 1943, and he preceded her in death in October of 1984. She later married Lester Archibald in Las Vegas in 1987, and he preceded her in death in June of 2011. Dorothy worked for AJ Products for many years until her retirement in 1979. She was a member of VFW Auxiliary Post 1621, Women of the Moose in Janesville and Cargill United Methodist Church.

She is survived by her three children: Judith (Ron) St Clair, Richard Deuel and Dennis (Rose) Deuel, all of Janesville; seven grandchildren; and 14 great grandchildren; two brothers: Donald Shafer, Milwaukee and Robert (Doris) Shafer, Wisconsin Rapids; numerous step grandchildren, step great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; husbands; four brothers; three sisters; and a great grandson, Spencer Yanchik.

A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, March 7, 2014, at Cargill United Methodist Church, Janesville with Rev. Forrest Wells officiating. Burial will be at Maple Grove Cemetery, Rural Wautoma at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 26. Schneider Apfel Schneider & Schneider Funeral Home & Crematory, Janesville is assisting the family. For online obituary and condolences:

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the nurses and staff of both Huntington Assisted Living and Mercy Care Hospice for the wonderful care given to Dorothy.


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