Dorothy L. Kirchen

Dorothy L. Kirchen, 98, of Oak Brook died Jan. 16, 2023.

She was born in 1924 to August and Agnes Kirchen.

She is survived by her siblings, Rita (Edward) Wolff, Joseph (Doris), August and Robert Kirchen; her nieces and nephews, Lynne (the late Edward) Evans, Mark Wolff, Joseph (Kathryn) Kirchen, Jacqueline (James) Redmond, Daniel (Sandra) Kirchen; and many great-nieces and -nephews.

She was preceded in death by her sister, Clare; and her nephew, Steven (Pat Constantine) Kirchen

A memorial Mass was held Jan. 24 at Notre Dame Church in Clarendon Hills.

Interment was private.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made online to The Anti-Cruelty Society in Chicago at, Good Shepherd Manor in Momence at or a charity of choice.

Adams-Winterfield & Sullivan Funeral Home in Downers Grove handled the arrangements.