A much-loved Shoalhaven Heads resident passed away recently.
The following is an obituary from her loved ones.
Our beloved angel Dottie, Dorothy Joan Schünmann of Shoalhaven Heads, passed on December, 26 2018.
Loving wife to John Schünmann. Survived by brother Peter Minson. Ever caring mother to Holly, Bruce, Sean and Luke.
Mother in law and friend to Anastasia, Ricky, Lani and Sally.
Kind and patient Grandmother to Amber, Rohan, Jesse, Tari, Ziroan, Tanzania, Zane, Arya, Lexa, and Cameron. Admiring great-grandmother of Braxton.
Dottie, a compassionate member of the community, was enthusiastically involved in many projects.
Teaching children dancing at the local community centre and public school, and participating in Folk, Bush, International, Circle and Scottish Country Dancing which were her weekly passion.
Having been a polio sufferer when she was young she organized the opening of a polio support group that has been running for 22 years, and she also held a regular yoga group in Shoalhaven Heads.
Sadly missed, Dottie will live on in our hearts. Remembered often in our minds and prayers.
There will be a memorial service for Dorothy Joan Schünmann (Dottie) at 2pm, Saturday, January 19 Shoalhaven Heads Community Centre.