Dorothy “Dottie” G. Dawes, 85, of Sebring passed away peacefully in Sebring, FL on June 14, 2020. She was born in Valley Stream, NY to the late Theodore and Adele Ellwitz. She married James C. Dawes in 1957 and they moved to Sebring in 1959 from Long Island, NY. Dottie was a very active member of Christ Fellowship Church where she served as an Officer of the church; she sang in the choir and also she sang with the Praise & Worship Team. She worked at Carraway's Gift Shop for 5years then she worked for Gilbert Drugs for 15 years. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, James; sister, Janet Spencer and her nephew Paul Giuffrida. She is survived by daughter, Lori (Ed) Yarbrough, sons, Mike (Eva) Dawes and Tom “Tippy” (Shelley) Dawes all of Sebring, FL; grandchildren, James (Amber) Dawes, Paul Dawes, Tyler Dawes and Gabi Dawes. A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, June 20th at 11 AM at Christ Fellowship Church, 2935 New Life Way, Sebring, FL 33870. In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to Christ Fellowship Church or Good Shepherd Hospice Sebring. Arrangements made by Morris Funeral Chapel, Sebring. www.morrisfuneralchapel.com
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