Dorothy Francis Mann, 87, of Yelm, Washington, died on August 13, 2013, at Willapa Harbor Care Center in Raymond, Washington.
She was born on November 27, 1925 in Cranberry, New Jersey, to John and Alice Myers.
Dorothy was a devoted mother and friend to all who knew her. She had many endeavors including living in Japan, dairy farming, singing, rodeo, and enjoying family life and friends around her.
She married Glenn W. Mann in April of 1987. Dorothy was a devoted Minister of Jehovah Witnesses for 40 plus years and had a true compassion for others. Glenn and Dorothy would travel and minister together each year in Arizona.
She is survived by her husband, Glenn W. Mann, his children, Sandra Lynam, Carol Lynn Warner, and Glenda Smith; her sister and brother-in-law, Mae and Jack Farrell, their children, John, Judi and Jill; her daughter, Nancie Adskim and her husband, Nick, their children, Scott and Jason Devereaux and Alaina Adskim; a son, John Haakenson, his children, Erica Haakenson-Stancil and Jesse Brinkley; a son, Terry Haakenson, his children, Jarid Haakenson and his wife, Kaitlyn, and his daughters, Makayla and Kysa Haakenson, Tracy and Lisa Haakenson and their children, Brandon and Nicole Haakenson; many great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews also survive her. Dorothy also considered many others as brothers and sisters whom she truly loved.
“Mom was always smiling and laughing, her spontaneous nature…crazy sense of humor and style made her unique. We will forever miss her, but will be touched daily by memories created from her presence…by love she will be remembered, and in memory she lives.”
Memorial services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 7, 2013, at the Yelm Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witness. Arrangements are in care of Stoller’s Mortuary in Raymond. You may visit www.StollersMortuary.com to leave condolences for the family.