Pomeroy, Dorothy Jean


Dorothy Jean Pomeroy, 92, of Winona, died on Thursday, February 1, 2018, at her home surrounded by her family.

Dorothy was born on November 23, 1925, in Winona, to Ralph and Lydia (Wanek) Peterson. She attended Winona Public Schools and graduated in 1944. In 1946, she married Lawrence “Bud” Pomeroy at the Nazarene Church. They had six children. Dorothy and Lawrence owned and operated Pomeroy Market.

Dorothy was a homemaker and enjoyed sewing, making dolls, puzzles, gardening, bird watching, camping, boating and was a member of the Winona Valley Riders Saddle Club. 


She is survived by her husband, Lawrence of 72 years; six children, Larry (Lynda) Pomeroy, Rick Pomeroy, Bill Pomeroy, Sandy (Lester) Jonsgaard, Cindy (Dale) Stevens and Laurie (Joe) Pronschinske; 26 grandchildren; 14 grandchildren; one sister, Ruth (Pedro) Chavez; and many other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Albert and Raymond; and one sister, Alice Volkman.

Funeral Service will be at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, February 6, 2018, at Hoff Celebration of Life Center – Goodview. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. on Monday and one hour prior to the service, all at the church.

Please share a memory of Dorothy, sign her online guestbook and view her video tribute when it becomes available at www.hofffuneral.com.

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