STEPHENVILLE A celebration of life for Dorothy Ebs, 86, a parochial school teacher, will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 13, at Good Tree Assisted Living with Rev. Tom Konz officiating. Additional services will be held at Concordia Lutheran Church, San Antonio at 3 p.m. Sunday with Rev. Bill Tucker officiating. Arrangements are by Lacy Funeral Home.

Dorothy was born in Palatine, IL to George and Anna Folkers. She married Rev. David W. Ebs on July 21, 1957 in Peoria, IL. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. Dorothy was a member of Concordia Lutheran Church in San Antonio, Texas where her husband served as assistant pastor for 32 years. She was a deaconess for The Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod. She worked as a volunteer with Pastoral Care Ministries, Stephen Ministry, Concordia Quilters and much more.

Survivors include husband David Ebs of Stephenville; son William Ebs and his wife Rhonda of Austin; daughter Dr. Karen Hobbs and her husband Dr. Marlon Hobbs of Stephenville; four grandchildren Noah and Mikayla Hobbs, Bryan and Dylan Ebs. Dorothy was preceded in death by her sister Virginia Witt and brothers Robert A. Folkers, Norman G. Folkers and his wife Pauline.

Memorials may be made to any local Meals on Wheels and Pregnancy Care Centers including Choices Clinic in Stephenville.

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