Shirley Katherine Doht, 78 of Saint Louis, MO, died Saturday, July 25, 2020, at her residence. She was born on August 20, 1941, in Litchfield to the late Alvin Doht and Norma Sewing Doht.
She attended Immanuel Lutheran Grade School and graduated from Mt. Olive High School with the Class of 1959. She grew up in the Immanuel Lutheran Church, Mt. Olive. She was employed as a secretary for the St. Louis County Treasury.
Shirley enjoyed reading, crafting, having lunch with friends, dining out, traveling, and collecting knick-knacks and dolls.
She leaves behind one brother, John (Mary) Doht of Litchfield; nephew, John (Elaine) Doht Jr. of Litchfield; niece, Tracy Doht of Mt. Olive; two great-nieces; one great-nephew; and one great-great niece.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a great niece, Emily.
No visitation will be held and a private family funeral service and burial will take place at St. John’s Cemetery in South Litchfield Township, Litchfield. Memorials are suggested to St. John’s Cemetery, South Litchfield Township, Litchfield, c/o Becker & Son Funeral Home, 221 S. Poplar St., Mt. Olive, IL.