Dorothy Frances (Spriggs) Kralik, 101

Dorothy Frances (Spriggs) Kralik, 101, of Glenwood Place, passed away on April 10, 2018. Funeral services will be held on Monday, April 16, 2018 at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home at 10:30 with Pastor Craig Luttrell officiating. Interment will be at Rose Hill Memorial Garden in Marshalltown, Iowa. Memorials may be directed to the Iowa River Hospice or First United Methodist Church. For condolences please visit or call (641)-844-1234.

Dorothy was born on November 9, 1916 in Victor, Iowa; the daughter of John and Bertha (Carter) Spriggs. She received her education in Creston, Iowa and graduated with the Class of 1935. She was married to Stanley John Kralik on July 7, 1937 in Des Moines, Iowa. She was an active member of the Wesleyan Church and in 1937 she became an active member of the First United Methodist church in Marshalltown, Iowa. She was also a member of Marshall Rebekah’s Lodge, Grand Lodge, Ladies Empowerment, Business Women Professions, Senior Center, Craft Group at the Y and a Girl Scout Leader. She also worked at Spurgens for over 30 years.

Left to cherish her memory are her nephews Rich (Darina) Davenport, Doug (Christi) Spriggs, and Dave (Maxine) Davenport and 9 great nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her husband Stanley, daughter Karen, a son in infancy, siblings Raymond Spriggs (Wife Elinor), Mary Spriggs (Husband Paul Davenport), and one sister in infancy, and her parents John and Bertha.