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Dorothy Newton Comer Boone Filiatreau, 97, of Hodgenville, formerly of Bardstown and Howardstown, passed away Wednesday, March 21, 2012, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.
She was a member of Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church in Hodgenville. She was retired from Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown after serving many years as a nurse’s aide. She was born Jan. 29, 1915, in Holy Cross, the daughter of the late William Arthur and Mary Joseph “Josie” Hagan Newton.
She was preceded in death by her three husbands, Carl B. Comer, Leo Boone and Thomas P. Filiatreau; a stepson, Ricky Boone; three granddaughters, Theresa Smith, Angie S. Gibson and Denise C. Simpson; and three sisters, Thelma N. Hayden, Vivian N. Nelson and Ruth N. Lyon.
She is survived by one son, Don (Mary Ann) Comer of Bardstown; two daughters, Rita C. Smith of Hodgenville and Ginger C. Luzon of Louisville; one foster daughter, Martha Bianco of Illinois; eight stepsons, Jerry (Jean) Boone and Bob (Cecilie) Boone, both of Howardstown, Joe Newman Boone, Johnny (Elaine) Filiatreau, Joe (Sharon (Filiatreau) and Pat (Vicky) Filiatreau, all of Bardstown, Paul (Vicky) Filiatreau of Stanton and Bill (Beth) Filiatreau of Louisville; nine stepdaughters, Doris (Ray) O’Daniel, June Riley and Patsy Boone, all of Louisville, Sister Eva Boone, SCN, of Maple Mount, Theresa (Sherrill) Jones of Holy Cross, Margaret (Phil) Mattingly and Edna Boone, both of Bardstown, Frankie (Rick) Robinson of New Hampshire and Ann (Scott) Hornblower of Florence; 14 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren, five great-great-grandchildren, numerous stepgrandchildren, stepgreat-grandchildren and stepgreat-great-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
The Mass of Christian burial was Saturday, March 24, at Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church in Hodgenville with the Rev. Jim Mudd and the Rev. Pablo Hernandez, pastor of Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church, officiating. Burial was in Red Hill Cemetery in Hodgenville.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Our Lady of Mercy Building Fund in care of the church.
Rust-Wright Funeral Home in Hodgenville handled arrangements.