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Dorothy Jackson

Dorothy L. Rogers Jackson, age 88, of Elyria, Ohio, passed away peacefully in her sleep Saturday, April 20, 2019, at Mill Manor Nursing Home in Vermilion, Ohio.

Born October 5, 1930, in Buckeye, she was a daughter of the late William Henry and Susie Alice Kellison Rogers.

Dorothy was a 1948 graduate of Marlinton High School. She retired in 2001 as an LPN from Elyria Memorial Hospital. She loved traveling, playing golf at various courses and was extremely proud of her three holes in one! She also enjoyed meeting with her former co-workers once a month for breakfast.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death in 2014 by her husband of 65 years, Dennis L. Jackson; son, David; and siblings, Gladys Carpenter, Grace Workman, Don Rogers, Helen Sharp and Barbara Rogers.

She is survived by her sons, Danny (Debra) Jackson, of Vermilion, Ohio, and Douglas (Karon) Jackson and Donald (Mari) Jackson, all of South Amherst, Ohio; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; sisters, Phyllis Barnett and Betty Carpenter; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral service was held April 23 at Dicken Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Elyria, Ohio, with The Reverend Dalton D. Love officiating. Burial was in Brookdale Cemetery, in Elyria, Ohio

Memorials may be made to Susan G. Komen for the Cure, P.O. Box 650309, Dallas, TX 75265-0303

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