HENNEPIN — Dorothy Marie Cioni, 90, of Hennepin, formerly of Granville, passed away Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, at Heartland Health Care Center in Henry.
Dorothy was born Oct. 2, 1928, in Florid to Hans and Charlotte (Wiksten) Sandberg. She married Albert Cioni on Jan. 24, 1948. He passed away on May 28, 1998.
Dorothy graduated from Hopkins High School with the Class of 1946. She worked at Westclox and Granville Telephone Co. Dorothy, along with her husband Al, owned and operated Al Cioni Ford for 35 years.
Dorothy was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, the Keys Club and Home Extension.
Survivors include two sons, Richard (Karen) Cioni of Hennepin and Albert H. (Monnie) Cioni of Granville; two daughters, Brenda (Jerry) Bartoluzzi of Granville and Christine (Dave) Whitmore of Reston, Va.; one brother, James Sandberg of Evansville, Ind.; one sister, Charlotte (the late Earl) Yates of Killeen, Texas; 10 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; three brothers, Sonny, John and Hans; and one sister, Lillian.
Visitation will be from 9 to 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 2, at the Dysart-Cofoid Funeral Chapel in Granville. Services will follow at 10 a.m. with Father Patrick DeMeulemeester officiating. Burial will be in Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery in Granville.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to donor’s choice.
Online condolences may be made to her family at www.dcfunerals.com.