Mrs. Dorothy Frances Sottovia, age 85, passed away at a local nursing home August 20, 2007. She was born January 5, 1922 in Hart to Henry and Ruby (Edgler) Aldrich and moved to Muskegon Heights as a child. Dorothy graduated from Muskegon Heights High School in 1941. She married James R. Sottovia in Muskegon in 1945 and he preceded her in death on January 11, 1965. She was an active member of Parkside Alliance Church. SURVIVORS: 2 daughters, Angela (Gerald) Walters of Holland, MI and Rose M. Ake of Roosevelt Park; 3 sons, James (Maryellen) Sottovia of Fruitport, Norman C. Sottovia of Roosevelt Park and Steven (Julie) Sottovia of Wyoming, MI; 10 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. The FUNERAL SERVICE will be held Thursday 2:00 P.M. at The Lee Chapel Sytsema Funeral Homes, Inc. 6291 S. Harvey St. Norton Shores, MI 49444 231-798-1100 with Rev. Don Kakavecos officiating. INTERMENT: Mona View Cemetery. Friends may meet with the family beginning one hour prior to the service. Memorial contributions to Parkside Alliance Church would be appreciated.