Dorothy S. Cookman
Dorothy S. (Smith) Cookman, 91, of Anderson, passed away on Oct. 15, 2019, at IU Health Saxony Hospital, Fishers. She was born in Anderson on Nov. 14, 1927, to Basil and Mabel (Keller) Smith.
Dorothy retired from St. John's Hospital in 1991 having worked in medical records. She was a member of First Church of the Nazarene in Anderson.
She is survived by her children, Bryan Cookman of Anderson, Beth (Fred) Glynn of Carmel; grandchildren, Jama (Ryan) Ott of Pendleton, Jayda Glynn of Carmel; great-grandchildren, Keira and Gabriella Ott.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Donald Cookman.
Services will be on Saturday at noon at Brown-Butz-Diedring Funeral Service & Crematory, 515 E. 53rd St., Anderson. Burial will be in Anderson Memorial Park Cemetery.
Visitation will be on Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Susan G. Komen of Central Indiana.
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Published on October 16, 2019


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Sally Brindle
Oct 18, 2019
Roses and Moonlight Bouquet was purchased for the family of Dorothy S. Cookman by Sally Brindle.  Send flowers
Carlton Smith
Oct 17, 2019
Aunt Dorothy was a kind and lovely lady. Her/our family was fortunate to have her with us for her 91 years!
Cheryl Stinson Ferguson
Oct 16, 2019
Hard to believe another camping friend that God has taken for they can be with their love one. The whole family is in my heart deeply. We were great neighbors for so many years and Don always knew a short cut and Dorothy would always shake her head. In my prayers and thoughts🌹💖🙏