Dorothy Naomi Randolph

Graveside services for longtime Dove Creek resident Dorothy Naomi Randolph will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 28 at Dove Creek Cemetery. Sam Thompson will officiate.

Dorothy was born the daughter of William Oscar and Mary (Onick) Hancock in Richards, Colo. on Dec. 16, 1928. She passed away at her Dove Creek home on Wednesday, July 25, 2012. Dorothy was 83 years old.

On Feb. 6, 1948 Dorothy married Kenneth Ray Randolph in Dove Creek. She was a dedicated quilter, spending a lifetime of making quilts for children and the underprivileged.

Surviving Dorothy is her beloved husband of 64 years, Kenneth Randolph of Dove Creek; her children, Ed Randolph and wife Musie of Bellville, Texas, Jeanne St. George and husband Roger of Hoquiam, Wash. and Roger Randolph and wife Ramona of Tucson, Ariz.; four grandchildren, Randy St. George, Kristy St. George, Keith Randolph and Alexis Randolph; three great-grandchildren, Sierrah St. George, Cameron St. George, and Camillia Sacher; and her sister, Betty Jones of Bellingham, Wash.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents; and by six brothers.

Memorial contributions can be made in memory of Dorothy Randolph with Hospice of Montezuma, PO Box 740, Cortez, CO 81321.

Services are under the direction of Ertel Funeral Home. For further information or to send condolences, log on to and click on the obituary section.