Loretta M. Dosch, age 87 of Richland Center, died on Thursday, May 9, 2013 at Pine Valley Healthcare surrounded by her family. She was born in Richland County on December 17, 1925, the daughter of Charles and Josephine (Romise) Decot. Loretta was united in marriage with Melbourne Dosch November 10, 1943. They enjoyed 60 years of marriage and raising their family together until his death in 2004. Loretta also worked for a time at Martin Manufacturing, and Schultz Brothers Store, at JC Penney, as a waitress and as a seamstress at Pine Valley Healthcare, and later volunteered there often, polishing resident's fingernails.

Survivors include five children:

Wayne Dosch of Richland Center

Dennis (Marge Bee) Dosch of Richland Center

Janet (Arden) Olson of Muscoda

Betty (Steve) Morel of Muscoda

Ruth Scott of Spring Green

15 grandchildren:

Todd (Merri) Dobbs

Penny (Bill) Tracy

Brandy Dobbs (Andy Silvers)

Sarah (Andy) Dearborn

Shelley (Chad) McGlynn

Janell (Todd) Gruber

Patricia (Jason) Drake

Sheena (Jeremiah) Ringelstetter

Marcy (Chad) Pauls

Denny DeLap

Lucas Scott (Melissa Boehmke)

Adam (Michelle) Olson

Max Olson (Jessica Hunt)

Hollie (Jason) Huffman

Trudy Gies

37 great grandchildren

one great great grandchild