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Dorothy Baughman-Fowler
08/11/1918 05/19/2013
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Dorothy Baughman-Fowler
08/11/1918 – 05/19/2013

   Dorothy Baughman-Fowler was born in Murray, Utah to Philip and Hazel Atkinson. She spent most of her youth in Inkom, Idaho. She married Charles Sherman Baughman in 1936 and they came to California shortly after. In 1957 they moved to Arnold, CA and lived there until Charles’ death in 1968. After becoming an LVN, Dorothy moved to Tracy, CA where she married Lonnie Fowler. The couple eventually made their home in Manteca.
   She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Lonnie, her sister Lola Weatherman and brother Bud Atkinson. Dorothy loved her family and the San Francisco  Giants and was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She is survived by her sons, Dee Baughman of Visalia, CA, Richard Baughman of Issaquah, WA and Robin  Baughman of Meeker, CO and their spouses, daughter Sally Rice of Stockton, 10 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and one great great-grandchild.
   Graveside Services will be held on Saturday, May 25, at 11:00 am at Buena Vista Cemetery, 186 Cemetery Ln., Murphys, CA. 
   In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Dorothy’s name to the March of Dimes or to the charity of your choice. To sign the guest book, please visit

Manteca (Calif.) Bulletin
Thursday, May 23, 2013