Passed away peacefully Thursday evening April 11, 2019 at her residence. Dorothy was born February 10, 1945 in Coldwater, Michigan a daughter of Wayne and Margaret (Post) Bidwell. She had been a Kalamazoo area resident most of her life and was employed with the Upjohn Company for 15 years, before retiring. Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents; and a brother, Richard "Dick" Bidwell. On December 31, 1969, she was united in marriage to Ronald "Ron" E. Woodhams who survives. Also surviving, 2 children, Kathryn Woodhams and Dan (Joey) Woodhams all of Kalamazoo; a sister, Mary Lou (Gordon) Archer of Lapeer, MI; and several nieces and nephews. Visitation will be 4-7pm Monday, April 15th at the Langeland Family Funeral Homes, Memorial Chapel, 622 S. Burdick St. Private burial will take place at a later date. A memorial service will be announced at a later date. Please visit Dorothy's personalized webpage for directions, online guestbook, or to leave a condolence. Memorials may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church. www.langelands.com.