Dorothy Miller Dequine (1913-2004) | SteamboatToday.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Dorothy Miller Dequine (1913-2004)

Dorothy Miller Dequine passed away Nov. 30, 2004, in her Sequim, Wash., home in the company of her husband of 72 years and other family members. She was 91.

Dorothy was born June 30, 1913, in Schenectady, N.Y., to Bradford and Mary Elizabeth Miller.

She married Louis Edward Dequine Jr. in 1932 in Madison, Wis.

Dorothy earned her bachelor’s degree in physical education from the University of Wisconsin in 1934. She worked as a physical therapist, journalist and teacher.

In addition to being a world traveler, Dorothy starred in community theater and was an accomplished golfer. She was a member of the Kappa Delta Sorority and a Presbyterian Bible study group. She also volunteered with many service clubs and civic groups, including the United Way, Red Cross and the League of Women Voters.

Dorothy was preceded in death by a brother, Vance Miller.

She is survived by her husband; two daughters, Jennifer Eastburn of Sequim, Wash., and Elizabeth Dequine of Bainbridge Island, Wash.; a son, Louis Edward Dequine III of Oak Creek; a brother, Dick Miller of Las Vegas; and six grandchildren.

A memorial celebrating Dorothy’s life is at the family’s ranch in Colorado this summer.

Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Clallam County, P.O. Box 2014, Port Angeles, WA 98362.


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Steamboat and Routt County make the Steamboat Pilot & Today’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

For tax deductible donations, click here.
 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User