Dorothy M. Emrick
Dorothy Emrick, 88, of West Terre Haute, passed away Thursday, March 19, 2020.
She was born January 1, 1932 in Terre Haute to Raymond Brown and Cloe Holder Brown.
Dorothy was a member of New Providence Church. She worked as a bookkeeper for Ragle and Company for over 40 years. Prior to her employment at Ragle, Dorothy was a school teacher and enjoyed remaining close to the students she taught. She was a homemaker, mother, grandmother and loved her pets. She also enjoyed traveling.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Dorothy is survived by her husband, Carl W. Emrick, whom she married August 8, 1953; her sons, Mark Emrick and his wife, Debi, and Eric Emrick and his wife, Cristy; grandchildren, Caleb and Sarah Emrick and Erica Robertson; and six great-grandchildren.
Due to safety and health concerns, the family, respectfully, requests understanding with the decision to have private services and burial. Burial will be in Bethesda Cemetery. A Celebration of Life service will be held at a later date. Fitzpatrick Funeral Home, 220 North 3rd Street, West Terre Haute, Indiana was entrusted with arrangements.The family welcomes donations to New Providence Church in lieu of flowers. Online condolences may be made at www.fitzpatrickfunerals.com
Published on March 20, 2020

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Judy Robinson Geheb
Mar 25, 2020
So sorry for your loss. She was such a caring and loving person. She was my favorite teacher in high school, setting such a good example for all of us.
Roger and Mary Umphries
Mar 21, 2020
So sorry to hear about Dorothy. Her and Carl are very good friends and neighbors. So thankful for their beautiful example of true Christian love for one another and others- Dorothy will truly be missed.
Roger and Mary Umphries
Mar 21, 2020
So sorry to hear about Dorothy. Her and Carl are very good friends and neighbors. So thankful for their beautiful example of true Christian love for one another and others- Dorothy will truly be missed.
Becky Cates
Mar 21, 2020
I will miss Dorothy so much. We could talk and laugh for hours. She was my friend and I thought of her as my second Mom
Debbie Carpenter Cole
Mar 21, 2020
I am so sorry to hear about Dorothy. I worked with Dorothy at Graham Grain in the late 80s. She was a wonderful person and a great listener. She always had your best interests at heart. She will be greatly missed.
Alice Brown Robinson
Mar 21, 2020
So sorry to hear about your loss
Dorothy was a special person.
Sandra Morgan
Mar 20, 2020
So very sorry for your loss. She was such a wonderful person and a great teacher. I remember all the good memories I had in the classroom.