Dorothy M. Konchal, 83, of Galt, Calif., died Tuesday, May 26 in Lodi after a lengthy illness.
She was born Dorothy M. Cole on Nov. 23, 1914 in Kellogg, Minn.
Dorothy lived in Howard Lake, Minn. and worked at the family- owned newspaper, the Howard Lake Herald, for many years before coming to California 43 years ago.
She married Eddy Konchal in the famous "Little Brown Church in the Vale" in Nashua, Iowa, in 1938.
She enjoyed nature, scenery, sunsets and cloud formations. She also enjoyed gardening and being creative with crafts.
She is survived by her husband Eddy Konchal of Galt.
She was preceded in death by two brothers.
A visitation only service was from 2 - 7 p.m., Friday, May 29, at Ben Salas Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to PAWS, P.O. Box 849, Galt, CA 95632.