THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Dorothy M. Shilts
Issue Date: January 8, 2014
Dorothy M. (Bucholz) Shilts, 90, of Crivitz passed away Monday, Dec. 30 at Newcare Convalescent Center in Crivitz.
Born July 30, 1923 in Eau Claire, she married Richard Shilts there and the couple resided in Port Washington until retirement when they moved to Crivitz.
Surviving are a daughter, Sharon Doege, of Crivitz; a son, Michael L. Shilts, of Lakeland, Fla.; two sisters, Ella Granger, of New Lisbon and Mary Caine, of Eau Claire; 12 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard; two daughters, Sandy and Dawn and three sons, Charles, Steven, and Terry.
Friends may call at the Rhodes-Charapata Funeral Home in Crivitz on Saturday, Jan. 18 from 11 a.m. until time of service at 1 p.m. with Rev. Larry Mertz officiating. Burial will be in the Forest Home Cemetery in Crivitz.