Dorothy Whitfield, 85, of DeKalb died Sunday, November 24, 2013 at the DeKalb County Rehab and Nursing Center.
She was born June 24, 1928 in Kingston Twp., IL. The daughter of Charlie John and Edith Sophie (Knepprath) Johnson.
Survivors include her daughter, Marilyn (Denver) Waddell of Kingston; two grandchildren, Sam (Deb) Waddell and Samantha Waddell; and two great grandchildren, Elizabeth Anne and Logan Marie Waddell.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Clovis J. Whitfield.
Services will be private. Burial will take place in Alabama at a later date.
Arrangements were completed by the Butala Funeral Home and Crematory of Sycamore. For condolences or to sign the online guest book, go to www.ButalaFuneralHomes.com