Dorothy A. Skelton, of Roswell, passed away May 14, 2013, in Santa Fe. She was born in Alma, Neb., on June 10, 1925. She worked in the medical field in various capacities in Nebraska, Washington and Iowa. She worked in Roswell for several years at BCA Pediatrics and Roswell Osteopathic Clinic. She was preceded in death by her parents Alma and Conrad Borges; her husband of 44 years Jack Skelton; and her sisters, Elva Harris, Fern Cosgrove, Lucille Fruhling and Ruth Esau. She is survived by her son John Skelton, daughter Sue Wittman, granddaughter Ann Wittman and her husband Jide Ayangade, and Daisy, her faithful companion of 14 years.