Dorothy Elizabeth "Dot" Spaulding Ochs, 83, of Aurora, IN, died Sunday, February 21, 2010 in Lawrenceburg, In.

She was born Wednesday, March 10, 1926 in Butler, Kentucky, Daughter of the late Ethel Payne and the late Ida Mae Perry

Mrs. Ochs enjoyed reading, gardening and working cross word puzzles. She had a heart for animals, especially dogs & cats. Dorothy was a very strong willed person. She persevered through great joint pain. She was also a great cook. Her pecan pie was a special treat for all. She worked as a Assistant Cook for Dearborn County Hospital Cafeteria.

Surviving are Daughter, Beverly Houze of Lawrenceburg, IN; Sons, Robert Spaulding of Lawrenceburg, IN, Ronnie Spaulding of Norwood, Ohio, Brad Spaulding of Lawrenceburg, IN; Grandchildren, Angie Stewart, Leah Spaulding, & Gina Spaulding.

She was preceded in death by her husbands, Robert Earl Ochs and Robert Spaulding.


There will be no visitation.

Private Graveside Service at Riverview Cemetery, Aurora, IN., with Pastor Debby Allen officiating.

Contributions may be made to the Save the Animals Foundation, P.O. Box 9356, Cincinnati, Oh. 45209 . Please call the office at (812) 926-1450 and we will notify the family of your donation with a card.