Dorothy Albina Girardi, 95 of Gillespie, died at Copper Creek, Litchfield on Tuesday, September 1, 2020, at 7 a.m. She was born on February 3, 1925, in Benld to Julius Bollini and Albina (Campo) Bollini. She married Eugene Girardi. He preceded her in death on October 13, 1983.
She was a retired cook for Gillespie High School cafeteria. Dorothy was a member of the Holy Cross Altar Society.
She is survived by her children, Dian (Robert) Klobnak of St. Louis, MO, Cynthia (Randy) Olive of Gillespie, Gina Marie (Rusty) Fredericks of Gillespie, and Richard (Mary) Girardi of Bloomington; daughter in law, Deanna Girardi of Staunton; son in law, Larry Enrietta of Chatham; grandchildren, Jackie, Rob, Jessica, Kristen, Margo, Alaina, Tony, Jimmy, Jake, and Trevor; 14 great-grandchildren; and 1 great-great-grandchild.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents; spouse; son, Robert Girardi; and daughter, Jeanne Enrietta.
Public graveside services will be on Friday, September 4, 2020, at 12 p.m. at Benld Cemetery, Benld. Memorials are suggested to Gillespie Sports Boosters or Partnership For Educational Excellence District #7. Kravanya Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.