Dorothy Thorgersen, 88, joined the love of her life her husband of 51 years, Fredrick Thorgersen in heaven, December 16, 2013.
Dottie loved spending time with her family, the beach, and especially the vacations in the Outer Banks when they were all together again. Dorothy was a beautiful person inside and out. She modeled when she was younger and was always proud of that. She always lit up a room with her beautiful smile.
Dottie was one of the founding members of St. Olaf Catholic Church, Norge, VA.
She leaves to cherish her memory are her 5 children; sons Michael Thorgersen, Steve Thorgersen (Carol), Fredrick Thorgersen Jr. (Geralyn), and two daughters; Lynn LaPenna (George), Ellen Bisbano ( the late John Bisbano).
She also leaves 6 grandchildren Kara, John, Brian, Eric, Jillian, and, Paul.
The family will receive friends 9:00 to 10:00 am Thursday, December 26, 2013 at St. Olaf Catholic Church with a service to follow at 10:00 am.
The family will also have a visitation Thursday evening at Bucktrout Funeral Home from 5:00 to 7:00 pm.
Burial will take place at Quantico National Cemetery on Friday December 27, 2013 at 11:00 am.