Dolly Fizer DeBoodt


Mrs. Dolly Fizer DeBoodt, 91, wife of the late Julius A. DeBoodt and a resident of Onancock, passed away Sunday, Oct. 27, 2019, at Commonwealth Senior Living, formerly Hermitage on the Eastern Shore, in Onancock. A native of Lenoir, N.C., she was the daughter of the late Jay C. Setzer and the late Mary Setzer. She was a retired insurance agent and a member of the Red Hat Society.

She is survived by five children, Sandra Parks, of Painter, Sheilla Taylor, of Exmore, Dr. J.W.Wilson, of Belle Haven, Kathryn Woodall, of Spout Spring, Va., and Dr. Jennifer DeBoodt, of Orlando, Fla.; a loving stepson, Kenneth Fizer Jr., of Dyke, Va.; a brother, Donald Setzer; two sisters, Jadean Galloway and Brenda Collier; eight grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by a brother, James Setzer.

Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019, at 2 p.m. at Doughty Funeral Home with the Rev. Rick Woodall officiating. Interment will follow in Belle Haven Cemetery.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to The Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Arrangements were made by Doughty Funeral Home in Exmore.

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