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Dorothea M. Whitaker Metzger
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Birth: Sep. 12, 1918
Colorado Springs
El Paso County
Colorado, USA
Death: Sep. 18, 2008
Falls City
Richardson County
Nebraska, USA


Dorothea M. Metzger, 90, of Falls City, NE, passed away September 18, 2008 at Falls City. She was born September 12, 1918 at Colorado Springs, CO to the late Charles P. and Pearle (Henderson) Whitaker.

On October 17, 1939 she married Reuben S. Metzger at Auburn, NE.

Dorothea was raised in Falls City and graduated from Falls City High School in 1936. She worked as a dental technician for Dr. Collin in Falls City and later as a Dental Technician in Omaha, NE; she also had worked at Reuben's Drug Store in Falls City as the bookkeeper, then managed Reuben's Camera & Gift Store, retiring in 1972. She was a member of St. Thomas Episcopal Church, Falls City and a Charter Member of the BPO Does Drove #56 of Falls City.

Dorothea is survived by her husband, Reuben, of Falls City, daughter, Victoria Hedlund and her husband Larry of Leawood, KS, son, Dr. John Metzger and his wife Jean of Hiawatha, KS, two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents.

A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, September 24, 2008 at 10:00 AM at St. Thomas Episcopal Church with Reverend Larry Parrish officiating. Inurnment will be in St. Thomas Episcopal Columbarium.
(dorrandclark.com/obituary) 
 
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  Reuben S. Metzger (1915 - 2009)
 
Burial:
Saint Thomas Episcopal Church Columbarium
Falls City
Richardson County
Nebraska, USA
 
Created by: Linda O.
Record added: Jun 12, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91843774
 


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