DOROTHY ELLICKSON, 92, of Decorah, died Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, at Wellington Place in Decorah. Funeral services are at 11 a.m., Friday, Jan. 18, at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1638 Big Canoe Road, in Locust, with Rev. Nancy Solomonson and Rev. Kyle Jackson presiding. Friends may call Thursday from 3 - 7 p.m., at the Schluter - Balik Funeral Home, 604 South Avenue in Decorah, and also after 10 a.m., at the church Friday morning. Dorothy is survived by her four children: Alan (Sue) Ellickson, Decorah; Lee Ellickson, Streamwood, Ill.; Amy Ryan, Decorah; and Glen (Darla) Ellickson, Decorah; 12 grandchildren: Dale (Jody) Ellickson, Tammy (Curt) Balk, Shane (Teresa) Ellickson, Daniel Ellickson, Lee (Chris) Ellickson, Jr., Lynn (Nate) Oldenburg, Tom (Deirdre) Ryan, Beth Ryan, Pat Ryan, Mike (Erin) Ryan, Ian (fiance, Sakinah Haque) Ellickson and Aubrey Ellickson; along with 14 great-grandchildren; one sister, LaVonne Kupka, Cresco. Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents, David and Emma (Swehla) Frey; her husband, Vernon Elllickson, Dec. 2, 2007; one sister, Alice Fjelstul and two brothers, Lester Frey and Norman Frey in infancy. schluterbalikfuneralhome.com.