Went to her heavenly home on November20,2022 at the age of 97.
Loving wife of the late Donald Stuhlmacher.
Dorothy was born and raised on a farm in Pickett, WI by her parents John and Catherine Pfaffenroth. She had 8 sisters and 5 brothers.
She moved to Milwaukee and began working at Winkie’s Dime Store on Villard Ave. where she met Don. Don always said “I met my million dollar baby at the five and ten cent store”. They went on to own Winkie’s in Whitefish Bay with their family.
Loving mother of Terry (Beth) and Tom (Julie). She is also survived by 5 grandchildren Michael Stuhlmacher (Amy Stuhlmacher), Sarah Stuhlmacher, Steven Stuhlmacher, John (Kristina) Stuhlmacher, Leah (Scott) Steger. 9 great- grandchildren Liam Kelley, Jack Stuhlmacher, Maxwell Stuhlmacher, Kathryn Stuhlmacher, Riley Stuhlmacher, Isabelle Stuhlmacher, Myles Steger, Cole Steger, Luella Steger. Many nieces and nephews, and dear friends.
She was a charter member of Christ Memorial Lutheran Church and very active in the Dorcas Society and LWML. Devoted her life to family and church.
She moved to Luther Manor and loved being a part of that community. The family wishes to thank the Luther Manor at River Oaks and the Luther Manor Hospice staff for their compassionate care.
Visitation will be at the funeral home on Sunday, November 27th at 1:00 followed by funeral service at 2:00.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Luther Manor Foundation or Lutheran Women’s Missionary League.