|Birth: ||Oct. 12, 1929|
|Death: ||Jul. 19, 2010|
Mary M. Brinkman, 80, of Dakota Dunes, South Dakota, passed away Monday, July 19, 2010, at Lakes Regional Healthcare in Spirit Lake, Iowa. Services were held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Sioux City with the Rev. Craig Collison officiating. Burial followed in Calvary Cemetery under the direction of Meyer Brothers Colonial Chapel. Mary was born October 12, 1929, in Sioux City, the daughter of Dr. Francis and Winifred (Lester) Cauley. She graduated from Anthon High School, Anthon, Iowa, in 1948. She then graduated with a bachelor of science degree in nursing at the University of Iowa in 1953. On October 1, 1953, she married Richard J. Brinkman in Anthon. They lived in various places while Richard was serving in the U.S. Army. They lived in the Des Moines area from 1958 to 1995. Upon retirement, they moved to Dakota Dunes, South Dakota. She is survived by her husband of more than 56 years, Richard; her children, Gary Brinkman, Thomas Brinkman, David Brinkman, Bruce Brinkman, Robert Brinkman, and Joan (Mrs. Jon) Nost; and nine grandchildren.
Francis Patrick Cauley (1884 - 1961)
Winifred Clare Lester Cauley (1892 - 1933)
Created by: JMeister
Record added: Nov 28, 2010
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