Dorothy V. Fite, 96 of Madison formerly of Mauston passed away on Sunday September 11, 2016 at the Agrace Hospice Center in Madison.

Dorothy was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on May 24, 1920 the daughter of Louis and Pearl Yochum. In 1929 the family moved to Chicago where she lived for many years. She lived in Lancaster, Wisconsin for three years graduating from Lancaster High School. In 1940 she was accepted into the Cook County School of Nursing, Chicago, Illinois graduating in 1943, passing state boards that year. She married John W. Fite June 2, 1943. Dorothy, John and Brian moved to New Lisbon in 1972. John died in 1985. In 1990 Dorothy moved to Mauston.

Dorothy is survived by her three sons John J (Beverly), David W. (Cheryl), and Brian (Linda), five grandchildren Leslie (Doug), Shannon (Fred), Douglas (Kelly), Jedediah (Jessica), Naomi (Michael), seven great grandchildren and one great great grandson.

Funeral service will be held at 12:00 p.m. (Noon), Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at Bethany Lutheran Church, New Lisbon, where friends may call from 11:00 a.m. until time of service. Pastor Wendy Ruetten will officiate.

Burial will be at the Mauston Cemetery.