Thursday, July 15, 2010

Dorothy (Dottie) Tudor, 89, of Shell Knob, died Saturday, July 10, 2010, at the residence of her niece in Overland Park, Kan.

She was born Jan. 16, 1921, in Kansas City the daughter of Frank Carter Beck and Julia Wishropp Beck. She was a hydrologic technician for the U.S. National Weather Service in Kansas City before retiring to Table Rock Lake in Shell Knob in 1980. While living in Shell Knob, she participated in a wide variety of volunteer and social activities.

She married Patrick Tudor on May 8, 1948, in Kansas City. He died July 24, 1988.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Frank Carter Beck, Jr., and a sister, Ruth Beck.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday in Fohn Funeral Home, Shell Knob. Rev. Teressa Clyde will conduct the services. Burial will be in Painter Cemetery, Shell Knob.

The family will receive friends from 9 a.m. until service time Saturday in Fohn Funeral Home, Shell Knob.

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