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Dorothy Sosamon

July 18, 1927 — May 10, 2020

Dorothy L. Sosamon, 92, of Gibson City peacefully passed away on Sunday May 10, 2020 at 8:10 am with her loving daughter and granddaughter at her side. A private family funeral was held at the First Baptist Church in Gibson City with Pastor Dennis Norton officiating. Burial was in Riverside Cemetery in Saybrook. Memorial contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church. Arrangements have been entrusted to Rosenbaum Funeral Home in Gibson City.

Dorothy was born July 18, 1927 in Osman a daughter of Roy and Fern Wallen Kuhns. She married Mervin Sosamon on November 12, 1945 in Bellflower. He passed away April 13, 1979. They were married thirty-three years. She is survived by a daughter Sue Ann Harsha of Gibson City and a son Larry Sosamon of Saybrook. Five grandchildren, six great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a brother, a sister and a grandson.

Dorothy was a dedicated member of the First Baptist Church and whenever needed she was always ready to lend a helping hand. She touched many lives with her kindness and will be missed by many.
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