Choose your news

Friday, October 7, 2016

Obituary - Dorothy Read

Dorothy Read
Funeral services for Dorothy Read will be 7 p.m. Monday, October 10, 2016 at Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel (660-679-6555) in Butler, Missouri with Rev. Bill Read officiating. 

Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Monday, October 10 at Schowengerdt Chapel. Cremation following services. 

Inurnment at a later date, Scott Cemetery, Amsterdam, Missouri. Contributions to Amsterdam Baptist Church or Heartland Hospice.

Dorothy Alice Read, age 95 of Amsterdam, Missouri died Thursday, October 6, 2016 at Bates County Memorial Hospital in Butler. She was born August 24, 1921 to Lawrence and Lillie Erickson Cowley in Amsterdam.

Dorothy is survived by four sons, Marvin Read and wife Joyce of Stilwell, Kansas, Bill Read and wife Becky of Harrisonville, Missouri, David Read and wife Debbie of Stilwell, Kansas and Ron Read of Amsterdam, Missouri; eight grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and several great great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents.