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Dorothy E. Brothers
1919 - 2017
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DUBUQUE, IOWA—Dorothy E. Brothers, age 97, of Dubuque, was called home peacefully at 5:15 p.m., on Monday, June 5, 2017, at Stonehill Care Center, surrounded by her loving family. 

To honor Dorothy’s life, funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., on Friday, June 9, at St. Patrick’s Church, 1425 Iowa Street, with Msgr. Thomas E. Toale officiating. To celebrate Dorothy’s life, family and friends may visit from 3 until 7 p.m., on Thursday, June 8, at Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street, where a parish scripture wake service will be held at 6:30 p.m.  Burial will be in Dubuque Memorial Gardens. A Dorothy E. Brothers memorial fund has been established, which will be distributed among her favorite charities. Online condolences may be left for the family at

For complete obit see the Thursday, June 8, 2017 issue of the Grant County Herald Independent