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Dorothy J. Hoover

June 12, 1931 ~ June 7, 2018 (age 86)
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Dorothy “Dot” Jeanette Hoover, age 86, passed away on June 7, 2018 at North Valley Hospital in Whitefish, MT. Dot was born on June 12, 1931 in Bowbells, ND. After graduating high school she married Robert J. Hoover on September 11, 1954 in Williston, ND, where they made their home.


Dot was a loving homemaker who enjoyed camping trips, fishing, golfing, sewing, restoring antique furniture, DIY home projects, and hosting dinner parties for friends and family. She rejoined the workforce after raising 2 children as an administrative assistant at John Kinnard Stock Brokers. It was 15 years until she and Bob retired and moved to Whitefish, MT where they enjoyed golfing, searching for treasures in resale shops, and visits from friends and family.


Dot was preceded in death by her son, Jon Hoover and husband, Robert Hoover.


She is survived by her daughter, Jane (Craig Audet; daughter-in-law, Cindy Hoover; grand-children, Essie (Clif) Lynner, Cole (Sarah) Hoover, Taylor (Patrick) Matecki, Marrin (Jerel) Hafner; and great-grandchildren, Marlei, Jon, Anderson, Evie, Coral, Barrett and Bayle.


A Graveside Service will be held at 11:00 A.M.  on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at Riverview Cemetery in Williston, North Dakota for friends and family.


In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Meals on Wheels, Whitefish Senior Center, in Whtiefish, MT. Friends are encouraged to visit our website at to leave notes of condolences for the family. Buffalo Hill Funeral Home and Crematory caring for the family.

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