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Dorothy Lillian (Anderson) Aldrich

February 7, 1928 ~ February 9, 2021 (age 93)



recently of Fridley and Coon Rapids slipped quietly into the arms of the Lord on February 10, 2021 two days after her 93rd birthday after a long battle with Alzheimer's Disease. She is survived by her loving husband of 71 years Robert; children Jo Aldrich, Bob Aldrich, Terry Aldrich and David (Heidi) Aldrich; 10 grand children and 6 great grand children.

Dorothy was born in Wayne County, MI, grew up in Saginaw, MN, and graduated from Proctor High School in 1945. She was a devoted wife and mother who enjoyed her family and travel. After a 19 year career with Target, she became came an avid knitter and craft-er. Her home and those of her family are filled with beautiful hand-made items, and she enjoyed many hours with her 'knitting-lady' friends attending various classes and seminars. She will be greatly missed.

A private family service will be held at a later date. Anyone wishing to honor her life can make a donation to the SPCA or to the Fridley St. Phillip's Lutheran Church Food Shelf in her name.

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