Dorothy Ruth Westmoland (86)
Birth: August 23, 1933
Death: December 20, 2019
Dorothy Ruth Westmoland, 86, of Grayville, Illinois, died Friday, December 20, 2019, at Wabash General Hospital in Mt. Carmel, Illinois. She was born August 23, 1933, in Grayville, the daughter of Thomas Arthur Marriott and Evelyn Louise (Walker) Marriott. She was married to J. B. Westmoland on May 1, 1955, and he preceded her in death.
Dorothy was a member of the First Christian Church in Grayville. She was a retired school teacher and worked for many years in the Grayville school system. Dorothy was an artist and enjoyed painting and writing. Cooking and baking were among her favorite pastimes, as well as sitting on her porch and observing nature – especially bird watching.
She is survived by son Kim Westmoland and his wife, Julie, of Newburgh, Indiana; and granddaughter Camille Marie Westmoland of Chicago, Illinois.
Preceding her in death are her parents; husband; infant daughter Susan Jaye Westmoland; brother Robert Marriott; and dear friend and companion Doyle Frankland.
Visitation and funeral are Monday, December 23, 2019, at Cook Funeral Chapel in Grayville. Visitation is at 10:00 am, and funeral is at 12:00 noon, with burial in Oak Grove Cemetery in Grayville.