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Dorothy Mae Hillen Dunn
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Birth: Jun. 26, 1923
Death: Nov. 24, 2012

Dorothy Mae (Hillen) Dunn


Dorothy Mae (Hillen) Dunn, 89, St. Joseph, Missouri died Saturday, November 24, 2012 at a local healthcare facility.

She was born June 26, 1923 to Orla and Florence (Hoover) Hillen. Dorothy married Donald Dunn on November 1, 1941. He preceded her in death on April 22, 1998.

She was a 1941 graduate of Fillmore High School and attended Marion grade school in Holt County, and attended two years of high School in Oregon, Missouri.

Mrs. Dunn worked at Montgomery Ward as an Invoice Record Manager from 1954 until she retired in 1984. She was a member of Community Presbyterian Church, the Mariners Group at her church, and Country Quilters.

Dorothy was a very avid quilter and learned all she could and taught others what she learned. She enjoyed her granddaughters and great grandsons, nieces and nephews, and her family was most important. She liked to travel with her family, to any place the car would go, especially to new places.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents; husband; brothers, Marvin and Russell Hillen; and sister, Mary Esely.

Survivors: daughter, Donna Mae Heck (Roger), Maitland, Missouri; granddaughters, Rema Jenkins (Martin), Westboro, Missouri, Dawn Huntsman (Bill), Maitland, Missouri; greatgrandsons, Zachory Jenkins and Fiance Samantha, St. Joseph, Missouri, Christopher Jenkins, Westboro, Missouri, Nicholas William Jenkins, Westboro, Missouri; sisters, Genevieve Marschel (Jerry), Agency, Missouri, Georgia Ramseier (Rags), St. Joseph, Missouri; brother, O.G. Hillen (Sue), Springfield, Missouri; and numerous nieces and nephews who were like her children.

Services: 1:00 P.M. Wednesday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Tuesday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. The family suggests memorial gifts to Community Presbyterian or a charity of the Donor's Choice.
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  Donald William Dunn (1920 - 1998)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Joseph Memorial Park
Saint Joseph
Buchanan County
Missouri, USA
Created by: JARROTT P. COX
Record added: Nov 26, 2012
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Dorothy Mae <i>Hillen</i> Dunn
Added by: JARROTT P. COX
Dorothy Mae <i>Hillen</i> Dunn
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 Added: Nov. 26, 2012

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