Mary Dorsey Obituary

Mary Lib Dorsey
Mary Lib Dorsey
Mary Lib Dorsey

August 1, 1917 - October 5, 2006
Born in Newark, Ohio
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Mary Lib Dorsey, 89, died Thursday October 5, 2006. Born in Newark, Ohio, Mary Lib married Ernest O. Dorsey in 1937. Ernest preceded her in death in September 1984. She received her Bachelor's Degree in Education from Drake University and enjoyed a distinguished career teaching in Des Moines parochial and public schools.

She was a devout member of St. Augustin parish since her arrival in Des Moines in 1951.

Mary Lib is survived by her son Philip and his wife Barbara; grandson Tyler Dorsey and his wife Joleen; granddaughter Erin Bernal and her husband Eric; and great- grandson Tanner Bernal.

Visitation will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Monday October 9, 2006 at Iles Funeral Homes-Dunn's Chapel where a vigil service will be held at 7 p.m. Funeral mass will be conducted at 10 a.m. on October 10, 2006 at St. Augustin Catholic Church with entombment to follow at Resthaven Cemetery and Mausoleum.

Memorials are suggested to Mercy Medical Center Hospice or Bishop Drumm Retirement Center.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ DUNN'S CHAPEL.

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Visitation
Dunn's Funeral Home
2121 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Monday, October 9, 2006
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
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Service
St. Augustin Catholic Church
545 42nd Street
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Tuesday, October 10, 2006
10:00 AM
Cemetery
Resthaven Mausoleum
19th & Ashworth Road
West Des Moines, IA US 50265
Tuesday, October 10, 2006

Charities

Mercy Hospice Johnston
5820 Winwood Drive
Johnston, IA 50131
Bishop Drumm Care Center
5837 Winwood Drive
Johnston, IA 50131