Dorothy Lorraine Pederson 96, of Sanford, Florida passed away on January 24 in Sanford,
Florida. Dorothy was born in Export, Pennsylvania on April 9, 1923 to Edgar P, Marts and Estella Parfitt Marts. In 1941 Dorothy was married to Leslie Vernon Pederson. Dorothy and her husband joined the NTM in 1942 and enjoyed traveled the world doing missionary
work. Dorothy and her husband Leslie lived in Paraguay, South America for 20 years. She loved baking and her specialty was chocolate chip cookies.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband of 71 years Leslie Vernon Pederson in 2012,
her brother Haldane Marts in 2018 and her sister-in-law Eleanor Carlton in 2014.
Dorothy is survived by her sons Donald (Lynda) Pederson, Scott Pederson (Laurie), and
Richard Pederson, her daughters Dee (Rich), and Marilyn (Kenneth), 14 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren and 11 great-great grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held on February 1, 2020 at 11am at Oaklawn Memorial Park,
followed by a memorial celebration of life at NTM Homes 108 Celery Avenue, Sanford, Florida at 2:30 pm. Arrangements entrusted to Gramkow Funeral Home (407) 322-3213
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