The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

September 30, 2013

Dorothy M. Schinke

Star Beacon

PAINESVILLE — Services for Dorothy M. Schinke, age 96, a former Painesville resident, will be announced at a later date.

Dorothy, a current 6 year resident of North Port, Fla., passed away on Monday, Sept. 23, 2013, at North Port Pines Assisted Living in North Port, Fla. The daughter of James and Alvina (Murray) Brussaeu, she was born on July 11, 1917, in Ecorse, Mich.

Dorothy worked as a L.P.N. at Broadfield Manor Nursing Home in Madison for many years.

Mrs. Schinke was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Painesville and enjoyed gardening, crocheting and dancing.

She is survived by her son, Ray (Cheryl) Kulick of North Port; daughters, Romona Grzechowski of Port Charlotte, Fla. and Nadine (Fred Schute) Good of North Port; 13 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Les Schinke in 1999; daughter and son-in-law, Josephine and Bob Julius; two sons-in-law, Joe Grzechowski and Jim Good; her parents; and a sister, Patricia Szczesny.

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