Dorothy Mae DeWalt, born August 26, 1926 in Illinois, passed away January 15, 2008 in Phoenix, Arizona. She is survived by her husband Merlin E. DeWalt, whom she married on February 15, 1947 and moved to Arizona in 1956 from Henry, Illinois. She is also survived by six children, Donald E. Wanda S. DeWalt, Peggy A. Robert A. Boelke, Marsha K. Bruce W. Pitrof, Bruce E. Diane J. DeWalt, Stephen M. DeWalt, and Patricia J. Lapadura. There are eight grandchildren, Wayne, Raymond, Tamara, Ronald, Eric, Jason, Jared and Angela and four step-grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and eight step-great-grandchildren; brother, William Landers; and nieces and nephews. Two sisters, Mary Dearing and Mildred Seigman, preceded her in passing. Memorial Mass will be at 10:30 A.M. Wednesday, January 23rd, at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church, 2312 East Campbell Avenue. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the American Cancer Society, 2929 E. Thomas Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85016.