News From Terre Haute, Indiana

June 23, 2013

Dorothy A. Aehlig


TERRE HAUTE — Dorothy A. Aehlig, 95, of Terre Haute, passed away Friday, June 21, 2013, at 1:55 a.m., in Terre Haute Regional Hospital. She was born May 25, 1918, in Chicago, to Hermann Aehlig and Anna Mende Aehlig. Dorothy worked at Packard Shirt Company as a button holer.

Dorothy loved working in her flower garden and she loved her cat, Pretty Girl.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers and four sisters.

She is survived by a niece, Marsha Watson of Madison; and several other nieces and nephews. She also is survived by very special friends, Kurt and Sunshine Phares.

Services will be Wednesday, June 26, 2013, at 1 p.m., at Greiner Funeral Home, 2005 N. 13th St., with visitation from noon until service time Wednesday. Pastor Mike Higgins will be officiating. Burial will be in Roselawn Memorial Park. Online condolences may be made at: