Dorothy V. Bickel

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Dorothy V. Bickel, 96, formerly of Cambridge City passed away on Friday, June 22, 2018 in Jacksonville, TX.
She was born in Lerna, IL on February 14, 1922 to Logan and Hazel (Alfred) Scott.
Dorothy moved to Cambridge City with her husband Don and their young family in 1944. She soon found a job as a clerk with the Nickel Plate Railroad, which later became Norfolk-Southern and retired in 1988 after 44 years. Dorothy was a member of First United Methodist Church in Cambridge City. She remained in this area until moving to Texas in 2006 to be near her daughter.
Dorothy is survived by two daughters, Donna (Joe) Nicholson and Linda Downs; two grandchildren, Stephanie Downs and Gregory (Kaelene) Nicholson; a sister, Norma Carter; nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Don in 1968; a granddaughter, Kimberly Nicholson; and two sisters, Marilyn and Emily.
Private interment was held at Riverside Cemetery on Tuesday, June 26, 2018. Arrangements were entrusted to Waskom Capitol Hill Chapel.
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