In Memory of

Dorothy Ann Perrin

March 7, 1928 - December 12, 2021
From: Cherokee, IA

DOROTHY ANN PERRIN, 93, of Cherokee, Iowa passed away Sunday at Accura HealthCare in Cherokee, Iowa.

Dorothy was born March 7, 1928, at Meriden, Iowa to John & Pearl (Powell) Mileham. Dorothy graduated from Wilson High School in 1945. She was married to Wayne Schmidt Feb. 21, 1948, until his death 1985. Dorothy married Charles (Chuck) Perrin in 2004 until his death in 2019.  Dorothy worked at the Cherokee Mental Health for over 40 years as a switch board operator. Dorothy loved to bake pies for all the Holiday celebrations.  Dorothy took great pride in her appearance, thank you Barb Schuck & Mary Berg her beauticians for always being so kind to Dorothy.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband Wayne, her son Mark in 2019, her sister Darlene Mackowski in 2010, her sister Barb Anderson in 2021 and her second husband Chuck.

Dorothy is survived by her son Larry Schmidt (Debbie) of Phoenix, Az.

Chucks children: Mark (Sue) Perrin, Timothy (Lisa) Perrin, Kelly (Teresa) Perrin, JoAnn Perrin all of Cherokee, IA. Judy (Jerry) Slota of Washta, IA, and Dewey (Kristi) Perrin of Huron, SD; grandchildren and great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Private family services will take place at a later date.


Thursday, December 16, 2021 at 4:23 PM
“I'm sorry to hear of Dorothy's passing. My condolences to the family. I am one of Marks biological daughters. ”
- Wendy Schlicher
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