Dorothy Marie Jerome, 87, Brookings, died Dec. 19, 2000, of a stroke.

She was born July 26, 1913, in Nebraska to Tom and Mary Clark.

She married Francis Marion Jerome in 1938 and they moved to Brookings in 1959 from Langlois.

Survivors are her daughters Laura Laird, Myrtle Point; Barbara Page, Brookings; Beverly Erntson, Brookings; sons Donald Lee Jerome, Brookings; Ronald Jerome; caregivers Tisha, Pete and Missy.

Also surviving are several grandchildren.

Preceding her in death was her husband, and daughters Carol Ann Gill and Linda Sue Jerome.

No formal services will be conducted.

Arrangements are under the direction of Scantlins Brookings Mortuary Chapel.