She was born Oct. 31, 1923, in Owen County, the daughter of George Nees and Alice Meyer Nees.
She graduated from high school and on May 17, 1941, she married Woodrow Hunsicker.
He preceded her in death on March 21, 1983.
Dorothy worked as a custodian at Indiana State University for many years. Her favorite times were spent with family. She was a loving mother and grandma.
Survivors include her sons and daughters-in-law, Ed and Kathy Hunsicker, Brazil, and Jim and Judy Hunsicker, Dale, Ind., and grandson Jonathon Hunsicker.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, sister Ruth Swank and an infant brother.
Private family graveside services will take place Saturday, Feb. 28, 2009, at 2:30 p.m., at Poland Chapel Cemetery.
If friends so desire, expressions of sympathy may be made to the Clay County Humane Society in her memory at 8289 N CR 125 W, Brazil, Ind., 47834.