Dorotha Lee "Dodie" Burton

September 4, 1936 ~ July 30, 2020 (age 83)


Dorotha Lee “Dodie”Burton, 83, of Plymouth, IL died at 5:04 am Thursday July 30, 2020 at Grand Prairie Assisted Living Center in Macomb, IL

She was born on September 4, 1936 in Plymouth, IL to Ralph and Dorothy Howell Braun. She married Bill Burton on July 23, 1952 in Macomb, IL. He preceded her in death on December 1, 2003.

Dodie was a homemaker. She was a member of Macomb VFW Auxilary. She enjoyed crocheting and making quilts, afghans and blankets, but her most cherished times were spent with her family.

She is survived by a son, Larry (Michelle) Burton of Plymouth, IL, a daughter, Judy (Richard) Martin of Macomb, IL, 11 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Phyllis Hale, a son, Gene Burton, 2 brothers,1 sister and a granddaughter, Jennifer Burton.

Cremation has been accorded. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

The Hamilton Funeral Home in Augusta, IL is handling arrangements.

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