Dorothy Eggers, 92, of West Point, died Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at St. Francis Memorial Hospital in West Point. Please leave online condolences on Dorothy’s guestbook at stokelyfuneralhome.com.
Dorothy Charlene Weihe was born on September 4, 1927 to Albert and Christine (Launer) Weihe in Fremont. After graduating from Fremont Public High School in 1944, Dorothy worked as a telephone operator. During World War II, she worked in the office of the ordinance plant in Mead where they manufactured munitions. This is where she met her future husband. On February 1, 1949, Dorothy married Peter Eggers in Fremont. The couple moved to West Point in 1954 where they raised their family.
Dorothy’s faith and love of gardening and cooking filled her days with joy and happiness. Her love of family and dedication to ministry of Jehovah’s Witnesses in her community were the foundation on which she built her life.
daughter, Kris Eggers of West Point
- Angeleah Eggers of West Point – Nolan Eggers
son, Tim (Debi) Eggers of Kissee Mills, MO
- Alyse Eggers of Kansas City, MO
- Stephanie Eggers of Shawnee, KS
Dorothy is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Peter Eggers; son, Daniel Peter Eggers in May of 1961; sister, Alberta Rowe; and brothers, Leonard Weihe and Robert Weihe.
Arrangements by Stokely Funeral Home.