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“I have fond memories of visiting Dorothy and Fred in Orfordville. (My dad is Dorothy's cousin.) Peace be upon the family. ”
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ORFORDVILLE – Dorothy E. Bladorn, age 88, died on Sunday, September 16, 2018 at Woods Crossing, Brodhead. She was born February 1, 1930 in the Town of Spring Valley, the daughter of Frederick and Selma (Hain) Willing. She graduated from Orfordville High School in 1947. Dorothy married Frederick Bladorn on November 11, 1949 at Orfordville Lutheran Church. She was a lifelong member of Orfordville Lutheran Church belonging to the W.E.L.C.A and Mary Circle. She retired from Seneca Foods of Janesville.
She is survived by her children: daughter, Nancy (Gordy) Buss of Brodhead; sons, Robert (Ellen) of Milwaukee, and Ronald (Debbie) of Janesville; grandchildren, Michelle (Jeremy) Bennett and Matthew Buss of Brodhead; step-granddaughters Leah (Pete) Graves and Felicia Osén; 6 great grandchildren; sister, Virginia Larson of Evansville; brother, Roger (Darlene) of Beloit and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Fred, deceased in March of 2012; and baby brother, Robert.
Funeral services will be held at Orfordville Lutheran Church, 201 N Main St, Orfordville at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 20, 2018 with Pastor Andy Twiton officiating. A visitation will be from 11:30 a.m. until the time of the service at the church on Thursday.
Burial will be in Orfordville Lutheran Cemetery.
A special thanks to Woods Crossing for their excellent care and compassion.
Newcomer-Silverthorn Chapel on the Hill, Orfordville is assisting the family.

Newcomer-Silverthorn Chapel on the Hill, Orfordville,
(608) 879-2333