Dorothy was born on March 21, 1936 at Aliceville, Kan., the daughter of John Sr. and Carrie Hilligas, She graduated from Chelsea High School in 1954. She married Fred Prusha on April 19, 1955.
Dorothy worked as a CNA and was a machine operator at Victor Plastics.
She is survived by a son, Richard, Chelsea; daughters, Cathy (Ken) McFarland, Fredricksburg, Iowa and Theresa Prusha of Zion, Ill.; brother, Earl (Doris) Hilligas, Little Rock, Ark.; sisters, Virginia McFatridge, Brooklyn, Iowa, Elsie Blomme and Nancy Masterson, both of Belle Plaine, Doris (Larry) Frese, Chelsea and Francis (Robert) Kaufman, Traer; eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, Fed in 1991, her parents and her brothers, John, Calvin and Merle Hilligas.
Hrabak Funeral Home, Belle Plaine was in charge of arrangements.*
Dorothy Ann Prusha