OBIT: Dorothy Otto

Dorothy Otto, 92, Devils Lake, ND, died Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020, at Heartland Care Center in Devils Lake. Graveside Service was at 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 7 at Medina Cemetery, Medina. Visitation was from 1 - 4 p.m. Sunday Dec. 6 at the funeral home in Jamestown. Dorothy Geohring was born May 30, 1928, at Gackle, ND, the daughter of Adam and Hulga Geohring. She grew to womanhood in the area, attending school in Gackle. She and Reinhold Otto were married Oct. 29, 1947, at Gackle. They made their home in Gackle until 1953 when they moved to Napoleon, ND, and then Medina, ND in 1955. She was a stay-at-home mom until 1968 when she started working for the Medina School which she continued for 25 years. She moved to Devils Lake in 2011 to be closer to her husband, where she continued to reside. She was a member of the Zion United Church of Christ. She enjoyed doing puzzles, crocheting, yard work, coffee with friends and her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Dorothy is survived by; her sons, Ronald (Sharon), Mandan, ND; Raymond (Jessie), Mesa, AZ; Richard (Cathy), Devils Lake; Les (Rene), Wishek, ND; Lonnie (Sheila), Devils Lake; 13 grandchildren, Carla, Heidi, Jessie, Rae Ann, Ryan, Casey, Samantha, Adam, Austin, Krystyna, Matthew, Danielle, Ashley; 19 great-grandchildren, Berlyn, Madelyn, Carson, Devon, Alec, Allyson-Tyne, Ace, Taylor, Jasen, Jaxon, Michael, Henry, Keira, Raelynn, Aiden, Riley, Freyja, Sophia and Reece. She was preceded in death by her husband and parents. Arrangements-Haut Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center, Jamestown.

Published on December 09, 2020