Dorothy A. Slater, 90

Dorothy A. Slater, 90, of Cedar Falls, Iowa, formerly of Eldora, Iowa, died on Saturday, September 21, 2013 at Sartori Memorial Hospital in Cedar Falls. Funeral services will be at 10:30 am on Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Eldora with Pastor David Splett officiating. Burial will follow in Eastlawn Memory Gardens in Eldora. Visitation will be at the church from 9:30 am to 10:30 am prior to the service. Memorials may be directed to St. Paul Lutheran Church. Creps-Abels Funeral Home in Eldora is in charge of the arrangements and messages of condolence may be made at

Dorothy is survived by her children, Sherry (Bill) Crowley of Waterloo, Douglas (Donna) Slater of Merrimac, Wisconsin; Mary (Ernest) von Kaufmann of O’Fallon, Illinois; and Randy (Joyce) Slater of Havre de Grace, Maryland; eight grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Allan; sisters, Leona Oelschlager and Irene Struss; and by brothers, Lawrence, Elmer and Marvin Uden.