A special mom, proud grandma, dedicated wife, and a friend to everyone she met
Dolores M. Pettipiece, age 88, of Largo, FL, passed away Wednesday, August 19, 2015 with loving family at her side.
Dolores was born in Mpls, MN, and also lived in Fridley, Orono and Escondido, CA.
She was preceded in death by her husband Jim, and her daughter Ellen.
She faithfully raised six children, was a Fridley elementary school cook, Long Lake Nursing Home aide, Marquette bank employee, and a Carriage House motel maid. She loved to laugh, talk, read, play cards, do yoga, knit, sew clothes, be a parade clown, dance, sing, whistle, write poems, bike, cross-country ski, swim, walk, invent things, gamble, give you vitamin and medical advice, wear pretty clothes, and tell about the old movie stars she loved.