Dorothy Boots, 71

Dorothy Anna Boots, 71, rural Wabash, formerly of Corinth, Ky., died at 3 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 28, at the Wabash County Hospital. She was born Feb. 25, 1943 in Lexington, Ky. to James Benge and Mildred (Davis) Baker.

Dorothy married Jack Leon Boots on May 15, 1967; he died Dec. 1, 2005. She was a self employed hairstylist. She was a member of the New Columbus Baptist Church in New Columbus, Kentucky, and attended Senior Life Solutions at the Wabash County Hospital. She enjoyed reading, sewing, crocheting, and painting.  Dorothy lived in Wabash the past six years coming from Corinth.

She is survived by her step-mother, Mitzugo Benge, San Juan Capistrano, Calif. and three children, Cynthia (Robert) Folchi, Amelia, Ohio, Scott (Lucinda) Martineck, Felicity, Ohio, and Barbara (Mark) Baum, Wabash; 14 grandchildren, and several great grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by her parents and two brothers.

A private memorial service will be held at a later date.

Preferred memorial is Wabash County Hospital Hospice Program.

Arrangements by Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, Wabash.

The memorial guest book for Dorothy may be signed at

Posted on 2014 Sep 30