Dorothy Mae Fortune


Dorothy Mae Fortune, 94, of Victoria, Texas passed away on July 28, 2020 at Post Acute Care Hospital in Victoria, Texas.

A Private Graveside Service was held on July 31, 2020 at 10:00 am at Gonzales Memorial Cemetery in Gonzales, Texas. with Father Jason Martini officiating.

Dorothy was born on August 11, 1925 in Gonzales County, Texas. She was the daughter of Walter and Carry (Urban) Cooley. Dorothy married Emile Louis Fortune on August 11, 1950 in Gonzales, Texas. Dorothy loved her poodles and treated them like her children. Her biggest joy was caring for Emile and visiting with family.

Dorothy is survived by several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 67 years, Emile Fortune, parents; Walter and Carry Cooley, two brothers; Warren Cooley, Walter Cooley, Jr., three sisters; Kitty Nancy Valsek, Pearl Cotter, and Betty Jo Brcozowski.

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