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Dorothy M. Lux

April 8, 1949 June 17, 2019
Dorothy M. Lux
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Obituary for Dorothy M. Lux

Dorothy M. Lux, 70 of Altamont, died at 2:55 p.m., Monday, June 17, 2019 at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

A memorial service will be held at 6:00 p.m., Monday, July 22, 2019 at Gieseking Funeral Home with Rev. Marcus Manley officiating. Visitation will be for one hour prior to service time. Memorials may be made to the Altamont Youth Sports Commission or the athletic department at Altamont Community High School.

Dorothy was born on Friday, April 8, 1949 in Vandalia, IL to Harold F. and Geraldine A. (Meyer) Lange. She married Dale E. Lux on December 22, 1965 and they celebrated over 47 years of marriage prior to his death on January 3, 2013. She was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Altamont. Prior to her retirement from World Color Press she had been the Human Resources Director. She enjoyed playing fast-pitch softball and bowling and had been active with organizing the tee-ball and little league programs at Gilbert Park in Altamont.

She is survived by her sons; Scott Lux of Nederland, CO and Brent Lux and his wife Jennifer of Hoffman Estates, IL, mother, Geraldine Lange of Altamont, sisters; Linda Sullens and her husband Mike of Gulf Shores, AL, Ruth Dennis and her husband Steve of Mt. Zion, Kim Smith and her husband Ron of Altamont and Bev Lee of Altamont, brother, Larry Lange, grandson; Zachary Lux and his wife Braea; granddaughters, Malia, Kaia, Sienna Lux, great grandson, Ryder Lux.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her father, husband and a sister, Caroline Lange in infancy.


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Visitation

Monday

22

Jul

5:00 PM 7/22/2019 5:00:00 PM - 6:00 PM 7/22/2019 6:00:00 PM
Gieseking Funeral Home

208 North 2nd Street
Altamont, IL 62411

Gieseking Funeral Home
208 North 2nd Street Altamont 62411 IL
United States

Service

Monday

22

Jul

6:00 PM 7/22/2019 6:00:00 PM
Gieseking Funeral Home

208 North 2nd Street
Altamont, IL 62411

Gieseking Funeral Home
208 North 2nd Street Altamont 62411 IL
United States
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