Rose Merie Dodderer, age 91, died Monday, June 20 after a short illness. She was born Nov. 8, 1924 in Oklahoma City to Pete and Bertha (Kanicky) Novak. She grew up in Oklahoma City and attended school at Central High School. Being a Navy wife, she lived in several places including Montgomery, Alabama where she worked many years at Piccadilly Cafeteria. She moved back to Oklahoma in 2008. She was a Baptist.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband James F. Dodderer, one son Richard Charles, three brothers Joe, Pete, Emil and an infant sister.
Survivors include two sons, James Edward of Nashville, Tenn. and Raymond Lee and wife Judy of Yukon, and one grandson James of Yukon.
Services were June 24 at McNeil’s Funeral Service, Mustang. Interment will be in the Alabama National Cemetery, Montevallo, Alabama.
Online condolences may be made at mcneilsfuneral.com.