Dorothy Osborne Dulemba, 74, of Dillon, Mont. died Thursday, April 18, 2013 at her home in Dillon.Posted April 25, 2013
Dorothy Osborne Dulemba, 74, of Dillon, Mont. died Thursday, April 18, 2013 at her home in Dillon.
Dorothy Katherina Hendricks was born July 19, 1938 in Ellingson, S.D., the daughter of Will and Kate Hendricks. She was the oldest daughter and seventh of 11 children. She grew up on the family farm in Glendo and Ellingson, S.D.
On December 7, 1957 Dorothy married Ray Osborne in Hettinger, N.D. They lived on a ranch near Strool, where their first two sons Wayne and Wes were born. Then, they moved to a ranch in Mackay, Idaho, where son, Shawn was born. Later, they moved to Billings MT, where they raised their family. They were later divorced. Dorothy owned a restaurant in downtown Billings for a number of years and also worked at Billings West High School and Perkins.
On October 27, 2012 she married Tom Dulemba and moved to Dillon, MT. She was an active member of the Apostles Lutheran Church in Billings. She was a caring and giving person who loved her family deeply and truly enjoyed family dinners and holiday gatherings. She was so very loved and will be missed by all who knew her.
Survivors include her husband, Tom; her three sons and their families: Wayne Osborne and daughter Tara (Shane Meyers) of Billings, Wes and Dixie Osborne and sons Levi (Krista) and Cody of Shepherd, MT, and Shawn and Belinda Osborne and children, Trevor, Trista, Trent, Collin and Logan of Billings, MT and 3 great granddaughters, Emily, McKenna and Harper; her sisters; Helen Kruper, Lila (Don Meyers), Dori Lee, brothers; Ed (Mona) Hendricks, Elmer (Linda) Hendrick, sister in law Yvonne Hendricks and many special nieces and nephews.
Dorothy is preceded in death by her parents and five brothers; Bill, Hank, Pete, Bud and Doc.
A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 1 p.m. at Apostles Lutheran Church, 3140 Broadwater Ave, Billings, Mont. Interment will follow at a later date in Dillon, Mont.