Dorothy Marie Uden passed away at the age of 94 in Torrance, CA. Born September 20, 1922 in Kinmundy, Illinois and passed away on October 3, 2016. She was a resident of Torrance for 64 years and a South Bay resident for a total of 75 years. She worked for General Telephone Co for 42 years starting as a switchboard operator and later as a switch room operator. Dorothy particularly enjoyed going to the Redondo Beach American Legion visiting with friends and family. She was a loving mother and wife. She was preceded in death by her husband Lester; brothers Art, John, and Avery; sister Mildred; parents Vera and Avery Boughers; son Randy and grandson Brandon. Dorothy is survived by her son Leonard Whitecotton; daughter Yvonne Harrold; daughter Lesley Hedges; son Robert Uden; seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

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  1. Kissy, Kissy Aunt Dort. I have missed you since I have been gone, and I miss you more now that you are gone. I am just at a loss. You have always been in my life. Now you are in my heart. I will love you always and forever…..

    Love always,

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