Lives Lived: Dorothy Willett |

Lives Lived: Dorothy Willett

Dorothy Osborne Willett died peacefully on Saturday, Feb. 13. She was 91.

She was born on Sept. 30, 1918, and married Stan Willett.

As a young woman, she attended the School of Industrial Arts and was an interior decorator in the Alamo-Danville, Calif., area in the 1960s.

The couple owned a vacation property in Grass Valley, which they fondly called the “family shabin,” since the 1960s, and moved permanently to the area in 1979.

Mrs. Willett was known in the Grass Valley area as a seamstress.

She will be missed by all who knew her.

She is survived by her four sons, Henry, Trent, Reg and Brad Evans; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Willett was preceded in death by her husband.

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