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Dorothy E. (Neuman) Hively

December 27, 1928 ~ October 15, 2014 (age 85)

    Mrs. Dorothy E. Hively, 85, of Quincy, died at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday (October 15, 2014) in Blessing Hospital.

    Born December 27, 1928 in Breckenridge, Missouri, Dorothy was the daughter of Leonard and Esther Saunders Neuman. She married Hubert S. Hively on September 22, 1945 in Hannibal, Missouri.  He preceded her in death on March 25, 2003.

   Dorothy enjoyed arts and crafts, going to craft shows and solving crossword puzzles.  She will be remembered for the goodies she baked and shared with family and friends.

   Dorothy devoted her life to the care of her family and had been employed for many years at Harris Corporation until her retirement.
   Survivors include two sons, Garry Hively (Linda Little) of Quincy and Gregory Hively of Quincy; a daughter, Ginny Smith (Steve) of Cape Coral, FL; three grandchildren, Amerika Kies (Dan) of Burlington, IA, Sarah Hively of Milwaukee, WI and Katherine Hively of Chicago, IL; two great grandsons, Gavin Kies and Griffin Kies; and many loving nieces and nephews.

   Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Hubert; two brothers, Harold Neuman and Kenneth Neuman; and a sister, Katherine Beckwith.

   Funeral services will be held Monday morning at 10:00 in the Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home by Pastor Greg Javaux.  Burial will be in Quincy Memorial Park.

   Visitation will be Sunday evening from 4:00 to 6:00 and Monday until the time of services at the funeral home.

   Memorials may be made to the Vasculitis Foundation.
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