Mrs. Dorothy Mae (Roland) Park, age 78, of Florence, Indiana, entered this life on October 6, 1940, in Grant County, Kentucky, the daughter of the late, Arthur and Martha Katherine (Wainscott) Roland. She was raised in Aurora, Indiana, where she attended school. Dorothy was united in marriage on November 6, 1954, in Switzerland County, Indiana, to the late, Orville Robinson. This union was blessed with three daughters, Helen, Deanna and Kathy. She was later united in marriage on April 19, 1980, in Nashville, Indiana, to the late, Raymond Clarence Park. Dorothy and Raymond shared over 37 years of marriage together until he passed away on December 1, 2017. Dorothy was employed for the Plastic Molding Factory in East Enterprise, Indiana, for 15 years and for Randall's Textron in Vevay, Indiana, for five years. She was also employed for TG & Y in Madison, Indiana and in South Carolina. Dorothy co-owned and co-operated Ray's Package Store in Vevay, Indiana, for 10 years. She also co-owned and co-operated Robinson Laundromat in Vevay, Indiana, for five years. Dorothy had resided in the Switzerland County community since 1967. She was a faithful patron of the St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital and Veteran's Organizations. Dorothy enjoyed going out on the boat and fishing with Raymond, driving a golf-cart, traveling and keeping a meticulous home and lawn. Dorothy passed away with her loving family by her side at 8:50 a.m., Saturday, December 29, 2018, at her residence.
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Dorothy will be deeply missed by her daughters, Helen Marie Wainscott of Vevay, IN, Deanna Dolby and her husband: Chris of Sanders, KY and Kathy Wyatt and her husband: Stan of Perry Park, KY; her grandchildren, Jeremy Springer and his companion, Vanessa, Amanda Dunavent and her husband, Chad and Samantha Dowey and her husband, Steve; her great-grandchildren, Kyndal, Izzy, Maddie, Dolan and Hunter; her grand puppies, Bentley, Truman and Maggie; her brothers, Charles Roland and his wife, Barbara of Aurora, IN and Raymond Roland and his companion, Cheryl of Bear Branch, IN and her several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Arthur and Martha Katherine (Wainscott) Roland; her husband, Raymond Clarence Park, died December 1, 2017 and her brother, Marvin R. Roland, died May 29, 2016.
Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, January 2, 2019, at 1:00 p.m., by Rev. Joe Kindoll at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home, 208 Ferry Street Vevay, Indiana 47043.
Interment will follow in the Vevay Cemetery, Vevay, Indiana.
Friends may call 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 2, 2019, at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home, 208 Ferry Street Vevay, Indiana 47043.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Vevay American Legion Post #185 Relief Fund. Cards are available at the funeral home or online at www.haskellandmorrison.com