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Dorothy Prentiss
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Dorothy Brennan Prentiss, 83, of Nevada died Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2004.

Mrs. Prentiss was a native of Escalon, born Nov. 29, 1920 to William H. Brennan and Hedvig Peterson Brennan. She was married to Hugh V. Prentiss in Gardnerville in June, 1942. He passed away in August, 2002, after 60 years of marriage.

She enjoyed quilting, crocheting, working in her flower garden and spoiling her dog Kutie.

She is survived by her children, Gail Nelson and husband John; son Alan Prentiss and wife Carolyn; sister-in-law Norah Brennan; five grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews.

No services were held. A family remembrance was held Aug. 11, 2004.

Contributions may be made to Alzheimer's Association, Nevada Chapter, P.O. Box 6362, Reno, NV 85512.

The Escalon (Calif.) Times

Aug. 18, 2004