- September 20, 1936 - January 30, 2013
- Greenwood, Indiana
of Dortha 's Passing
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“Doug, my condolences. It's so hard losing a loved one, especially your mother.I wish it got easier with time, but it's not as painful knowing she is...Read More »
1 of 18 | Posted by: ANNE KNIGHT - Indianapolis, IN
“I miss you each and every single day, Mom.
2 of 18 | Posted by: Doug - Son
“I know you all loved her very much..Treasure your memories..she will live forever in your heart.
3 of 18 | Posted by: Linda Mendez Porchia - La Porte, TX
“Still missing you so very much mom. I love you with all my heart.
4 of 18 | 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 »
5 of 18 | 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 »
6 of 18 | 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
7 of 18 | Posted by: john clinton england - IN
“An Angel whisperedtake my hand andcome with meyou're work here is done.I went away to a placewhere there's no tears, nor sorrowonly laughter and...Read More »
8 of 18 | Posted by: Doug - Houston, TX - Son
“Mom, I love & miss you very much
9 of 18 | 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 them at...Read More »
10 of 18 | 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 »
11 of 18 | Posted by: Thomas "Allan" Herring - Danville, IN
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 longer...Read More »
12 of 18 | 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 »
13 of 18 | Posted by: Dee Porter - Indpls, IN - Friend
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 »
14 of 18 | Posted by: Debbie Wilkins Reynolds - IN
“Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.
(friends from Coronado estates days)
15 of 18 | 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
16 of 18 | 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 at...Read More »
17 of 18 | Posted by: Kylee Pruitt - Indianapolis, IN
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 when...Read More »
18 of 18 | 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.