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“I know you all loved her very much..Treasure your memories..she will live forever in your heart. ”
1 of 16 | Posted by: Linda Mendez Porchia - La Porte, TX

“Still missing you so very much mom. I love you with all my heart. ”
2 of 16 | Posted by: DOUG HERRING - Houston, TX - SON

“I only met you once, that fun day at the beach...but I always have remembered you, and Doug always let me know how you were doing. May you rest in...Read More »
3 of 16 | Posted by: Linda Mendez Porchia - La Porte, TX

“Dear Doug and family, I am sorry for the loss of your mother. She was such a lovely woman and I have so many fond memories of her. We all had so...Read More »
4 of 16 | Posted by: Joseph Navarra - houston, TX

“i will always remember how fun and positive she was always kind and giving i will never forget the kindness she showed me in my early years ”
5 of 16 | Posted by: john clinton england - IN

“An Angel whispered take my hand and come with me you're work here is done. I went away to a place where there's no tears, nor sorrow only...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: Doug - Houston, TX - Son

“Mom, I love & miss you very much ”
7 of 16 | Posted by: vicki taylor - greenwood, IN

“Grandma I wonder where you keep your wings. Are they hung in your closet with the rest of your things? Do you put them away and just use...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: April Byrd & Chad Herring - IN

“Grandma: You are the definition of a fighter. You have been through so much over the past few years and in live in general. You raised one of the...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Thomas "Allan" Herring - Danville, IN

“Grandma, It is still surreal that this day came. These past 3 months was definitly rough, but your a trooper and so stong! I know you are no...Read More »
10 of 16 | Posted by: Cassie Reed - Indianapolis, IN

“I am so sorry to hear about your mother, she was a dear friend and we had alot of fun in our earlier years. I hadn't seen her for a long time but I...Read More »
11 of 16 | Posted by: Dee Porter - Indpls, IN - Friend

“Kids, Dottie was my cousin. Uncle Wally was my dad's twin brother,(Willis). I am the youngest. There was Eddie,(deceased) Grace,(Sis) Alfred,...Read More »
12 of 16 | Posted by: Debbie Wilkins Reynolds - IN

“Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. The Hubners, (friends from Coronado estates days) ”
13 of 16 | Posted by: Christy (Hubner) Tracy - IN

“•We know that no words can help ease the pain and loss that you are feeling right now. You are in our every prayer and thought. God Bless ”
14 of 16 | Posted by: nancy jump, tom jump and noel family - IN

“Grandma, You will truly be missed! It's very sad that you are gone, but we can all take comfort in knowing that you are no longer suffering and are...Read More »
15 of 16 | Posted by: Kylee Pruitt - Indianapolis, IN

“Doug, Your Mom Dottie had a heart of gold, I loved the times we got together when you would come back home for a visit. Her eyes would sparkle...Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: Jackie Lynn Evans - Plainfield, , IN

Dortha Marie Herring, 76, of Greenwood passed away on January 30, 2013. She was born on September 20, 1936 a daughter of Wallace and Ruth Marie (Adams) Wilkins. She was preceded in death by her husband Thomas Herring. Also preceding her in death is a son Thomas George Herring.

Survivors include 2 sons; Doug Herring and Larry Herring, 4 daughters; Vicki Taylor, Dana Bergdoll, Stacy Moran, Shelly Herring, 12 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren, and 2 great-great grandchildren.

Dortha graduated from George Washington High School in 1954. She retired from the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.

Visitation will be on Monday from 12-2 PM at Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service & Crematory, Greenwood Chapel, 481 W. Main St. with the memorial service starting at 2 PM. Chaplain Mike Mercer will officiate.

Memorial contributions are suggested to National Kidney Foundation, 911 East 86th #100, Indianapolis IN 46240 or to Susan G. Komen for the Cure, 3500 DePauw Blvd. Suite 2070, Indianapolis IN 46268.

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