Dorothea Chamberlain Obituary

Dorothea M. Chamberlain
Dorothea M. Chamberlain
Dorothea M. Chamberlain

December 17, 1912 - February 26, 2005
Born in Osceola, Iowa
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Dorothea Mae Chamberlain, 92, died on Saturday, February 26, 2005 at the Iowa Jewish Senior Life Center in Des Moines. There will be no visitation. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, March 1, at Dunn's Funeral Home in Des Moines. Burial will take place at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, at Union Chapel Cemetery, in Freemont Township, 3 miles northeast of Osceola.

Dorothea was born the daughter of John R. and Bertha G. Stull Chamberlain on December 17, 1912 in Osceola. She was a 1931 graduate of Osceola High School.

In 1933, Dorothea moved to Des Moines and was employed as a domestic companion for the late Mollie Goldman, whom had shared her home for nearly 40 years. She was a member of the West Des Moines United Methodist Church and West Des Moines Women's Club. Dorothea will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.

Dorothea is survived by her brother, Don Chamberlain of Fort Collins, CO; one niece, Donna Chamberlain of Dillsberg, PA; and one nephew, F. Wayne Chamberlain of Durango, CO.

Memorials may be made to the Iowa Jewish Senior Life Center, 900 Polk Boulevard; Des Moines, Iowa 50312.

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Service
Dunn's Funeral Home
2121 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Tuesday, March 1, 2005
1:00 PM
Cemetery
Union Chapel Cemetery
Fremont Township
Near Osceola, IA US
Tuesday, March 1, 2005
3:30 PM

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Iowa Jewish Senior Life Center
900 Polk Boulevard
Des Moines, IA 50312