Dorothy Frank Ostwalt

Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Dorothy Frank Ostwalt

Dorothy Frank Ostwalt

Dorothy Frank Ostwalt passed away Feb 5, 2019 at St. Vincent Healthcare from complications of surgery with her family by her side. She was born in Laurel, Montana on April 7, 1933, the youngest child to parents George H. Sr. and Mary Katherine Frank. She attended Sunny Valley elementary school and graduated from Laurel High School in 1950, and then worked for Northern Pacific Transport. She married John Ostwalt Oct. 28, 1951. She was a lifetime member of First Congregational Church and was a Sunday school teacher and Dorcas Society member. She was a member of Zidonian Chapter 50 of Eastern Star. She started working part time for the Yellowstone County Motor Vehicle Dept., transitioning to full time there until retiring in 1993. Her greatest accomplishments were being a wife, homemaker, mother, and grandmother. She enjoyed watching her daughters play sports, Locomotive basketball, cooking, baking and working outside in her flower and vegetable gardens.

She was preceded in death by her parents, eight brothers—George H. Jr., Alex H., Henry H., Jake H., Phillip H., Herman H., Dave H., and Victor H. Frank; three sisters- Lydia Fichtner, Mary Rupp and Frieda Brown Jackson; and son-in-law Mark Harmon. She is survived by her loving husband John; son Warren (Kristin), their sons Tyler (Teri) and Zach (Maddy); daughter Wanda and her children Amanda Carlson (Riky), Christopher Harmon (Dina); daughter Peggy and her daughter Allison Hanson; and also 10 great-grandchildren, brothers and sisters-in-law, and many nieces, nephews and friends.

Service was at First Congregational Church, 506 S 5th St, Laurel, Feb. 12th at 10:30 AM.

Memorials may be made to First Congregational Church or charity of choice.

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