TOPEKA, Kan. – Dorothy L. Lynn, 93, of Topeka, Kan., passed away on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. She was born Dec. 16, 1923, at DeSoto, Kan., the daughter of Lee and Mina Dent Brannock.
She graduated from Linwood Rural High School in 1941. She later attended Ottawa University, graduating with a degree in elementary education in 1965. She last taught at Appanoose Grade School. She was a member of Town and Country Christian Church, AARP, and the Order of the Eastern Star at Williamsburg, Kan. She was a member of Quenemo Baptist Church, Quenemo, Kan., many years. As an adult, she lived at Pomona and Burlington, and near Homewood, in Franklin County.
She married Kenneth A. Lynn on Dec. 12, 1943, in Missouri. He preceded her in death on Oct. 5, 1970.
She is survived by her brother, Ronald and Evelyn Brannock, Topeka.
Three sisters, Helen Kraus, infant sister Nellie Dean and infant sister Edna Maxine preceded her in death.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 1, at the Woodlawn Cemetery, Pomona, Kan.
Davidson Funeral Home, Topeka, is assisting with arrangements.