Dorthae Ray Lynch, 98, of Boonville, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, at Woodmont Health Campus in Boonville.

Dorthae was born in Spencer County, Indiana on Oct. 15, 1919 to the late Herschel E. and Winnie M. (Cline) Skelton.

She had been a custodian at the high school for many years. Dorthae was a member of the D.A.R. and the Boonville V.F.W. 3418 Auxiliary. She and her husband Roy had been members of Threshermans Antique Steam and Gas Engine Club.

She was preceded in death by her husband in 2001, Roy A. Lynch.

Dorthae is survived by her children, Donald Lynch of Boonville; Richard A. Lynch and his wife, Sharon of Newburgh; grandchildren, Derek Lynch, Audra Lynch-Brady, Scott Lynch, and Ryan Lynch; six great-grandchildren, and four great-great-grandchildren.

Services were at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 27, 2017, at Koehler Funeral Home in Boonville. Burial was in Plainview Memorial Cemetery in Boonville.

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