June K. Dobbs, 87, of Springfield, Illinois died at 1:40 pm, Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at Pleasant Hill Village in Girard, surrounded by family and loved ones. She was born December 11, 1924 in Springfield, Illinois to John and Sophia Brunner Moore. She married William Dobbs on June 23, 1946 and he preceded her in death on November 6, 2002. Her parents and one brother, Johnie Moore, also preceded her in death.
June was a homemaker who was known by many as the cake lady. She loved life, her home, family, cookbooks, recipes, garage sales, baking, making candy, knitting and many other activities.
Survivors include two daughters, Terry Dobbs (Patty Brockmeyer, civil union partner) of Farmersville and Jody Dobbs of Springfield; one sister, Mary (Bob) Folder; one brother, Wayne (Carole) Moore; sister-in-law, Helen Moore and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Memorial Service: 10 am, Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at Grace Lutheran Church with Reverend Thomas Christell, Jr. and Chaplain Terry Link officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Pleasant Hill Village, 1010 West North Street, Girard, IL 62640 or the Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Illinois Chapter, 2309 West White Oaks Drive, Ste E, Springfield, IL 62704.
Time: 10:00 am
St. Joseph Cemetery