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Sutton Funeral Home
Thursday February 11th, 2016
4:00pm - 7:00pm

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Friday February 12th, 2016

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Doris Waterman

Doris Waterman, 93 of Taylorville passed away on Monday, February 8, 2016 at 9:18 a.m. at Hickory Estates in Taylorville, IL. She was born November 14, 1922 in Berry, IL the Daughter of Richard and Jesse (Dannenberger) Dively. She married Max R. Waterman on March 17, 1943 in Sharpsburg, IL and he later preceded her in death on March 7, 2002. She was a Homemaker and she worked in the Taylorville Schools’ Cafeterias for 47 years. She loved to be busy and did not retire until 91. She loved to Crochet. She and her husband Max spent 59 years on their farm in Johnson Township. She loved her family, especially her grandchildren, and she remained very independent despite her age. She was an avid Illini Basketball and Cardinals Fan. Doris was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Taylorville, IL.

Surviving are her Daughters: Connie (Jack) Ahlberg; Dixie (Terry) White all of Taylorville, IL; Grandchildren: Tim Ahlberg of Carol Stream, IL; Noelle Kleiterp of Singapore; Hilary Morelock of Taylorville, IL; Spencer White of Woodstock, IL; Great-Grandchildren: Bryan Ahlberg; Alex and Mia Morelock; Lucas, Emily and Sarah Kleiterp; Sister-in-Law: Donna Waterman of Taylorville, IL; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. She was preceded in death by her Parents, Husband, Sisters: Violet Davidson and Opal Dove; Brothers: Arnold Dively, William Dively and her Twin Brother Donald R. Dively.

Visitation will be held Thursday, February 11, 2016 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville, IL. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, February 12, 2016 at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville with Pastor Becky Lembke Officiating. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery in Taylorville, IL.

Memorials may be made to The Charitable Fund, 201 W. McKinley St., Decatur, IL 62526

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just saw the post re Doris--I am so sorry for your loss.  She was such a wonderful hardworking lady--always HAPPY!!  If I had known sooner, I would have come to the visitation.  I called Nancy Pugh--she did not know either.  Hugs and Prayers to you all in your loss!!

Mary (Pugh) Stewart Feb 11 2016 12:00 AM

Pease accept my sympathy in the loss of your mother.  I so many good memories of her and the family.  I know she will be missed.  You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Penny Osborn Feb 10 2016 12:00 AM

Dear Dixie and family, Connie and family,
Was so sorry to learn of Aunt Doris's passing.  I hope all of you know that our thoughts and prayers go out to you at this time of sorrow and we wish you comfort in happy memories.  She brought a smile to many and she will certainly be missed by all of us.  You have our deepest sympathy.   Coleen

Coleen Waterman-Gilpin Feb 9 2016 12:00 AM