Dorothy C. (Spears) Frederick, 84, of Greenwood, passed from this world on Friday, Dec. 14, 2012.
She was born Feb. 28, 1928, the daughter of the late Andrew and Bonnie (Lynn) Spears.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul O. Frederick, with whom she shared 46 wonderfully precious years.
She also was preceded by her second husband, Henry Dickerson, with whom she shared 13 years.
Dorothy is survived by her loving son, John (Kay) Frederick; granddaughter, Victoria Frederick; stepgranddaughter, Mary Baker; one great-stepgrandson; and several nieces and nephews.
She also was preceded in death by her sister, Roxie McClure; and two brothers, Clyde and Russell Spears.
A private graveside service was conducted Tuesday, and Dorothy was laid to rest in New Crown Cemetery in Indianapolis.
Arrangements have been entrusted to G.H. Herrmann Madison Avenue Funeral Home, 5141 Madison Ave., Indianapolis.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Francis Hospice in her honor, at St. Francis Healthcare Foundation, 5255 E. Stop 11 Road, Suite 245 Unit 2, Box 2P, Indianapolis, IN 46237.
Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.ghherrmann.com.