Dorothy Cora Robinson, 85, of Owaneco, passed away at 5:46 p.m. on Thursday, August 17, 2017, at Taylorville Memorial Hospital E.R. She was born on July 21, 1932, in Chicago, the daughter of Ernest LeRoy and Edna Lillian (Carlson) Robinson. She married Paul L. Mueller in Chicago, and he preceded her in death on February 11, 2011. Dorothy retired from the Brach’s Candy Company in Chicago where she worked in packaging. She was a member of the Owaneco United Methodist Church. Dorothy enjoyed crafts, specifically embroidery, stitching and needlework. She loved cats and cared for many throughout the years.
She is survived by her nephews: Rick Adorjan of Owaneco, John Robinson of Portland, Oregon, and Robert Adorjan of DesPlains. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brother: Donald Robinson, and sister: Mary C. Robinson.
In accordance with Dorothy’s wishes, she will be cremated and no services will be held. Inurnment will take place at the Mt. Olive Cemetery in Chicago at a later date. McClure Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements. Memories of Dorothy, or condolences to the family may be left online at www.mcclurefuneralhome.com