Doris Douthitt Dunn Gorsky, age 90, passed away on Friday April 22, 2022, at Hickory Creek of Connersville, where she had been a resident since March 2020. Born on September 18, 1931, in Connersville, she is the daughter of the late Herbert and Florence Hamilton Douthitt.
She was a 1949 graduate of Connersville High School where she participated as a cheerleader.
Doris worked as a secretary most of her adult life. She worked at the Pentagon in Washington D.C. for a Colonel during the 1950’s, for the president of National Metal in Connersville during the 1970’s and retired from Wallace Metal in Richmond in the 1980’s after several years of service. After retirement she moved to Ocala, Florida, returning to Connersville in 2018.
When she resided in Florida, she was a member of the College Road Baptist Church in Ocala. She was an avid Pacers fan, enjoyed playing bingo, watching Wheel of Fortune, Jeopardy and sports on tv. She also enjoyed dancing and doing community theater while living in Florida. Doris was known as a social butterfly and having a very pleasant and witty personality. She never met a stranger and always put others before herself.
She is survived by her daughter; Ronda Dunn of Connersville; nieces, Lezlie (Dan) Couch of Maple Valley, WA, Lisa (Pete Pages) Parsons of Atlanta, GA; Sue Ann (David) Kanorr, and Judy Faulkner all of Connersville; nephews, David (Liz) Douthitt of Apollo Beach, FL, Steve Snyder of Bloomington, IN and Jeff (Helen) Greene of Connersville; and a very special sister-in-law, Betty Dunn of Connersville.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husbands, Ronald Dunn, Keith Claus and Edward Gorsky; and her son Philip Dunn who passed in 2020.
The family of Doris would like to thank the staff at Hickory Creek for the compassionate care that was given to her while a resident at the facility.
Funeral service will be conducted at Urban Winkler Funeral Home, 513 W 8th Street, Connersville on Thursday April 28, 2022, at 1:00 pm with Pastor Mal Gibson officiating. Friends and family may gather from 11:00 am until the time of the service. Burial will follow at Dale Cemetery.
To sign the online guestbook or to send the family a personal message, please go to www.urbanwinklerfuneralhome.com.