Dorothy L. Britz, 74, Lakeville, died Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2016, at St. Gertrudes Health and Rehabilitation Center in Shakopee.
A funeral service was at Hosanna! Lutheran Church in Lakeville on Friday, Dec. 30. Private burial was at Meadow Ridge Memorial Park in Faribault.
Dorothy Ross was born Dec. 25, 1942, to Aaron and Emma (Schmidtke) Ross in Forest Township, Rice County. She graduated from Faribault High School in 1960 and was a high school business education and social studies teacher at Richfield, Rosemount and Lakeville High Schools.
She is survived by her husband, Jerome Britz, Lakeville; two sons, Todd (Cheri) Britz, Maple Grove, and Kevin (Larissa) Britz, Cologne; seven grandchildren, Aaron, Laura, Jenna, Nicole, Chase, Luke and Leah Britz; a sister, Lorraine Nelson, Faribault; a brother, Rev. Harold (Edith) Ross, Elgin, Illinois; a sister-in-law, Jerilyn Britz, Luverne; and many nieces and nephews.
Arrangements were by Boldt Funeral Home of Faribault, www.boldtfuneralhome.com.