Dorothy S. Dinkel, 99, of Willowbrook and a former longtime resident of Brookfield, died March 17, 2015 at LaGrange Memorial Hospital.
Ms. Dinkel lived in Brookfield from 1941 until 1993. She was co-owner, with her husband LeRoy, of Lee’s Fix-It and Hobby Shop, which the couple operated from 1941 until they sold it in 1976.
She was a member of the Brookfield Women of the Moose Chapter 526 and also enjoyed solving crossword puzzles and word search games, doing crafts and gardening.
Ms. Dinkel was preceded in death by her husband, LeRoy G. Dinkel. She is survived by her sons, Richard (Maryanne) Dinkel and Ronald Dinkel, seven grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Services have been held. Interment was at Chapel Hill Gardens West in Oakbrook Terrace.
Memorial donations are appreciated to the American Cancer Society.
Johnson Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.