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Dolores “Dottie” B. Simpson, age 94, of Wautoma, died on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019 at Patriot Place, Berlin.

She was born on June 1, 1925 in Chicago, IL, to William and Clara (Nitz) Ouimette. On Feb. 12, 1944 she married Kenneth J. Simpson in Chicago. Dottie worked as a BookKeeper for various companies in the Chicago area until retirement. In 1978, the couple moved to Lake Alpine, Wautoma.

Dottie was of member of the Ladies Golf League at Waushara Country Club and also enjoyed card clubs. She will be sadly missed by her family and friends.

Dottie is survived by her daughters, Kathleen (John) Rockwell, and Sandra (Jim) Henderson; grandchildren, Shannon Sullivan, Jim Henderson, and Jeffrey (Shannon) Henderson; five great grandchildren; one great great grandchild; sister, Charmaine Ouimette; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Kenneth Simpson on Jan. 31, 1992; a grandson, Kenneth Henderson; and brother, Raymond (Barbara) Ouimette.


Funeral services will be held on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019 at 11 a.m. at Leikness Funeral Home, Wautoma, with private burial in Marion Cemetery. The family will greet relatives and friends at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until the time of services at 11 a.m.