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Phone: (208) 436-1800

Dottie Driesel

Born: Thursday Feb-28-1952
Died: Wednesday Aug-29-2018
Funeral: Saturday Sep-22-2018

Morrison Funeral Home
& Crematory

188 S. Hwy 24
Rupert, Idaho 83350
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The Queen of our hearts, Doretha (Dottie) June Driesel 66, of Declo passed away August 29th, 2018 with her loving family by her side at her daughters home. Doretha was born February 28, 1952 to Lynn B. Hines and Lola Permelia Hines in Fairbanks Alaska. At nine months old Doretha took her first journey from Fairbanks Alaska, to Texas. She grew up in Malacoff, Texas with her siblings, Theresa Eileen Hines, Lynn Arthur Hines and Janice Christine Hines. At the age of 10 her family fell on difficult times, and she and her Siblings were placed in the Corsicana State Home by her parents. Where they became known as the Blooming Hines kids. This is where Doretha met and adopted her twisted sister, Rosemarie Wardino, after a battle for the Queendom. Doretha graduated from the Corsicana High School. After graduation she attended the Lady Lynns Beauty College in Texas. She married Joe Edwards, and had one daughter, Kasandra. They were divorced. Doretha and Kasandra moved to Sunny Side Washington, where she met and Married Richard Driesel who Adopted Kasandra in his heart and made her his own. The three of them, moved from Washington, back to Texas and finally to Burley Idaho where they built their home and Family. They gave Kasandra two baby Brothers, Thomas and Steven and another Sister of the heart, Sarah. Doretha met and adopted Lela Vallejo and Nedra Cooler as her heart sisters, and they had many crazy adventures together. Doretha worked at the Gipson Department store until they went out of business and then at JR. Simplot company for 26 years until they also shut down. After Simplot closed Doretha went to truck driving school, and drove truck for a couple years. Then she worked as a security officer for Boomtown in Reno NV.
Doretha is survived by her loving husband Richard. Her children Kasandra, Thomas and Steven. Her siblings Theresa, Lynn, and Janice. Her Sister in law LeNell. Her four Grand Daughters, Wynonna, Ash’Wy’Na, Alexus(Austin) and Emily(Brian). 2 grandsons, Cory, and Toby. Her Great Grand children who she loved with all her heart; Zane, Maizlee, Oliver, and Blaire. She also has many nieces and nephews, She loved and adored each and everyone of them. She is preceded in death by her, mother Lola Permelia Hines, Father Lynn B. Hines, Uncle Glen Christie, Uncle Don Christie, Mother in Law Mary Lou Faye Driesel, Father in law, Earnest Loren Driesel and Brothers in Law; Bill Driesel, Tom Driesel and 1 angel baby, and 2 Angel Grand babies. Memorial services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, September 22, 2018 at the Morrison Funeral Home, 188 South Hwy 24 in Rupert.

Condolences for Dottie Driesel

From: Doris Moore
Prayers for the family. May Dottie rest in peace.

From: Steven
Momma, you may be gone and flying high with the angels in heaven but you will always reside in the depths of my heart. You have taught me many things in life and though I may not remember all of them, I will recall them each in their own time in need. You have given me many loves and memories. I want you to know that I love you and will miss you but I know that you will forever watch over me. Thank you for all you have done for me and I promise to make you proud. I love you dearly mom. Now please go rest in peace and comfort. Ok.

From: Michelle
My beautiful aunti, doesn't seem real that you are no longer with us but I know you're pain free! Uncle Richard, Kassandra, Tommy, Steven I love you all!!! So sorry for your loss!

Dottie was an amazing woman, mother, wife, grand mother, great grandmother and aunti. She will forever be missed by so so so many...

From: Joe and Lela Vallejo
We will miss you sissy, and love you always and forever, to infinity and beyond <3
to Dottie’s family, we are only a phone call away if you need us. We love you Richard, Kasandra, Thomas and Steven. And to you Theresa, if you need to get away, just give me a call. <3

From: Kathy Lafaunce
Awe so sorry to have you pass my friend. I lived working with you at Simplots. Now you can spend time with your mom and others whom passed also. I will miss ya talking to me on Facebook too.
Prayers to your family in this time of grief.

From: Kasandra
I love you Mom. I miss you so much. I happy your not in pain anymore. Huggs and kisses to our family and friends.

From: Loys Moorman (Goose)
My condolEnces to richard & and tHis loving family. DoTtie's State home family will miss her too. 1954-1965. Class oF 1964.

From: Mary Neal
Sorry for your loss.

From: Susan Kuiken
Dottie & I had so much fun 40 years ago. I missed you so much when you moved away. So sorry for your family. You will be missed.



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Morrison Funeral Home
& Crematory

188 South Hwy 24
Rupert, Idaho 83350
Phone (208) 436-1800