Dorothy Joan Von Lienen, age 75, of Macon, MO, formerly of Marengo, died July 16, 2013 at Columbia University Hospital, in Columbia, MO, following a long illness. A memorial service will be held at 3:00 P.M. Saturday, July 20, 2013, Kloster Funeral Home, Marengo, with Rev. Diane Townsley officiating. Inurnment will be in the Marengo Cemetery. The family will receive friends after 1:00 P.M. Saturday, at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the Randy Johnson Memorial Fund in Macon, MO.
Dorothy was born on January 27, 1938 in Iowa City, IA. She grew up in Marengo, IA and graduated from Marengo High School. Dorothy married George Von Lienen on October 6, 1956 and they shared 57 wonderful years together. Dorothy has been a resident of Macon, MO since 2000.
In addition to her loving husband George, Dorothy is survived by her four children, John Von Lienen and wife Barbara of Sykesville, MD, Lee Von Lienen and wife Tina of Bennett, CO, Peggy Kaden and husband Norm of Columbia, MO and Scott and wife Margaret of Chesterfield, MO, five grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and her sister, Ella Mae Sperry of Cedar Rapids, IA.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents Claude and Loreen Fuller, her sister Marge McFarland, her brothers Cloyd “Bub” Fuller, Marion “Jose” Fuller and Robert “Cobb” Fuller.