Dorothy J. Cellini, age 89, of North Aurora, formerly of Melrose Park, passed away Saturday, December 15, 2018 at Seasons Hospice in Naperville.
She was born March 15, 1929 in Scottsbluff, Nebraska, the daughter of Jacob and Emma (Kaufman) Ott.
Dorothy worked as an office manager for Montgomery Ward’s for many years. She enjoyed gardening and especially loved to plant flowers. Her favorite pastime however, was spending time with her family and she will be dearly missed.
She is survived by her son Nicolo of North Aurora, brother Gerald Yeager; grandchildren Jason (Kim), Christopher (Holly), Nicholas (Jessica), Mallory Rose, Cara (Frank) Milianti, Michael (Amanda), Nicole (Mark) Rizzo, and Mark (Liz); many great grandchildren; daughter-in-law Linda and Clarisse; and other dear relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brother Leroy Ott, sister Mildred May, and her son Carmen.
Visitation will be held Saturday, January 5, 2018 from 1:00 to 4:00 pm at Malone Funeral Home, 324 E. State Street (Route 38), Geneva.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to Seasons Hospice, 2195 W. Diehl Road, Naperville, Illinois 60563 would be appreciated.
For information 630-232-8233 or visit malonefh.com.