Dorothy Lucille “Dot” Schober, daughter of the late Holly and Florence (Collins) Robinson, was born October 29, 1930, in Indianapolis, Indiana, and passed away March 17, 2020, at Kabul Nursing Home in Cabool, Missouri. She was 89 years, four months, and 19 days of age.
Dot grew up near Indianapolis. She married Richard Schober on June 11, 1949. Four sons were born to this union. They made their home on a small Indiana farm for many years while Richard worked for the Farm Bureau Coop before moving to Mountain Grove, Missouri, in 1978. Dot was a homemaker and loved being with and taking care of her family. She greatly enjoyed her grandchildren.
She was well known as the “Pie Lady” and made many pies for Plummer’s Junction. She was also an excellent cook.
Dot was preceded in death by her husband, Richard, on November 13, 2003, and her son, Jim P. Schober, Sr..
She is survived by three sons, Don Schober and wife Susie and Joe Schober and wife Cindy, all of Mountain Grove, Missouri, and Carl Schober and wife Laura of Springfield, Missouri; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends who will dearly miss her.
Visitation was held Friday, March 20, 2020, from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. at Craig-Hurtt Funeral Home. Funeral services were held Saturday, March 21, 2020, at 2:00 p.m., also at the funeral home, with Rev. Doug Collins officiating. Song selections were “In The Garden” and “Go Rest High On That Mountain.” Jim Schober, Jr., Chris Schober, Dusty Schober, Clint Schober, Morgan Brown, and Mark Walker served as pallbearers. Burial was in Hillcrest Cemetery under the direction of Craig-Hurtt Funeral Home, Mountain Grove.