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Dolores A. Jervis, 86, Lafayette, Indiana, passed away at 9:51 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, at Creasy Springs Health Campus. She was born to the late George Elwood and Anna Wilda (Jones) Anderson on Sept. 19, 1931, in Glendale, West Virginia.
Dolores worked for two years as a library aide at Western High School. Later, she became an inspector of climate control for Chevrolet Corvettes at Delco Electronics in Kokomo, from 1970 to 1999.
She loved auto racing and was a regular attendee of the Indy 500. Dolores remained close to her work colleagues; they had a monthly breakfast club. She was an avid sports fan, her favorites being IU, Purdue, Notre Dame and the Colts. Dolores loved visiting the beach and was especially fond of Michigan City Beach.
She is survived by her two children, Jeannine Jervis, Lafayette, Indiana, and Jeffrey Jervis, Indianapolis, Indiana.
A memorial gathering will be held at a later date.
In lieu of usual remembrances, direct memorial contributions to the Alzheimer's Association, https://www.alz.org/. Please share memories and condolences online at www.hippensteelfuneralservice.com.
Published on January 5, 2018
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