MARCH 6, 1910 - MAY 16, 2010
Funeral services for Dorothy B. Urness, 100, of Frost, were May 21, 2010, at United Lutheran Church in Frost with the Rev. Patricia Hinkie officiating. Burial was at United Lutheran Cemetery, Frost. Dorothy died May 16, 2010, at St. Luke's Lutheran Care Center, Blue Earth.
She was born March 6, 1910, in rural Blue Earth, the daughter of Sam and Julia (Knutson) Olson. The family moved to rural Frost when Dorothy was 10 years old. Dorothy and Henry C. Urness were married February 15, 1947, in frost. She was a homemaker and lived in her own home until she was 99 years old.
Dorothy was a longtime member of United Lutheran Church and was a local babysitter, loved to play cards, grew many gardens and canned vegetables for years. She was well known for her baking and "Dorothy's Donuts" were a local favorite.
She is survived by her daughter Cynthia (Sam) Sweet of Aurora, CO; her son, Rayburn (Cyndee) Urness of Frost, three step-grandchildren, four step-great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews and her special care giver, Sara Kling. Dorothy was preceeded in death by her parents, her husband, Henry, in 1967, her brothers Orville and Curtis Olson and her nephew Roger Olson.
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