A resident of Ridgefield since 1955, Dorothy Mae Phillips passed away May 28, 2022, at the home she built with her husband Roy. Born in Chadron, Nebraska, she moved to Vancouver with family in her early years. She married Roy Phillips in 1945 and daughter Carolyn Lee was born in 1946. Dorothy retired from Jantzen in 1993 after 39 and a half years of service. She was an amazing seamstress, as well as a master greeter at Vancouver Church. She is survived by her granddaughter Dodie (Mark), great-grandchildren Spencer and Jasmyn Yarger, brother Wayne (Marcene) Backus, and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by Roy, Carolyn, brother Walter and sister Ruth.
A private burial was held at Evergreen Memorial Gardens.
A memorial service will be held Saturday July 9, 2022, at 3 p.m. at Vancouver Church. A reception will follow.