Dorothy Jean Moberly, 81, of Battle Creek, passed away Saturday, February 13, 2021 at The Oaks at Northpointe Woods. She was born October 23, 1939 in Dayton, OH the daughter of Edward Harrison and Emma Sophia (Huber) Friend. Dorothy graduated from Patterson Co-op High School in Dayton, OH in 1957 and continued her education at Miami Valley Hospital School of Nursing, graduating in 1960. She married Paul E. Moberly in 1960 and from that union they had three beautiful daughters. Dorothy’s marriage to Paul ended in divorce. She worked as a Nurse for 41 plus years, retiring from the Battle Creek V.A. Medical Center after 11 years of service. Dorothy married Thomas H. Cadwell on August 19, 2005. She enjoyed reading, flowers, going to the casino, and visiting with friends and family.
She is survived by her husband, Tom; daughters: Carol (Hamid) Heidarisafa, Susan (Joe) Moberly-Hayes, and Jeannette (Steve) Heath; 12 grandchildren; and 10 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and her first husband, Paul.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, February 19, 2021 at 3:00 PM at the Bachman Hebble Funeral Service with Pastor Janet Wilson of Christ United Methodist Church officiating. Memorial tributes may be made to Christ United Methodist Church. Arrangements by the Bachman Hebble Funeral Service. (269)965-5145 www.bachmanhebble.com