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Dorothy Katherine Linden

Female 1917 - 2006


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  • Name  Dorothy Katherine Linden  [1, 2
    Born  7 Jan 1917  Saint Cloud, Stearns County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender  Female 
    High School  1934  Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Burlington High School 
    Residence  Jan 1993  Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Birthday Announcement  6 Jan 2002  Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    The Hawk Eye 
    • Dorothy Breuer, of Burlington, will celebrate her 85th birthday January 7 (2002).

      Her children, Bill Breuer of Atlanta, Georgia, Judy Faeth of Springfield, Illinois, and Karen Timmerman and Bob Breuer of Burlington, would like to honor her with a card shower.

      Her address is 509 West Agency Road, No. 83, West Burlington, Iowa 52655.

      Mrs. Breuer has 13 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.
    Died  13 Mar 2006  Burlington Medical Center Klein Unit, Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Obituary  16 Mar 2006  Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    The Hawk Eye 
    • Dorothy Katherine Breuer, 89, of Great River Medical Center's Klein Center, died Monday, March 13, 2006, at Klein Center.

      Born January 7, 1917, in St. Cloud, Minnesota, she was the daughter of Gustaf and Elizabeth Thaleen Linden. On September 3, 1938, she married Glenn Breuer.

      Mrs. Breuer worked for Carson Pirie Scott ready to wear for 10 years and became one of the first employees of Younkers when the store opened in Fairway Center, where she was manager of ready to wear for more than 24 years.

      She was a 1934 graduate of Burlington High School. She was a member of Woodlawn Avenue Baptist and then West Avenue Baptist Church, where she taught Sunday school to 4- and 5-year-olds for more than 40 years. She was the oldest and longest member of her church for 87 years. She also sang in the choir and volunteered with Christian Women's Club.

      She was a regular volunteer at the Klein Center every Monday for 16 years and volunteered at the Great River Medical Center Gift Shop for 16 years.

      Dorothy also is survived by 13 grandchildren, Eric Breuer of Columbus, Ohio, Adam Breuer of Chapel Hill, North Carolina, and Sarah Breuer of Atlanta, Georgia; Anthony Faeth of Springfield, Illinois, Robert Faeth of Boise, Idaho, and Sarah Faeth and Joy Faeth both of Springfield; Douglas Timmerman of Parker, Colorado, Julie Timmerman Denmeade of Miami, Florida, and Kindal Timmerman Glasgow of Burlington; and Jennifer Breuer of Davenport, Christopher Breuer of Burlington and Elizabeth Breuer of Iowa City.

      Dorothy is also survived by 19 great grandchildren, Brandon, Haleigh and Cameron Breuer; Rayne and Jacob Breuer; Anthony, Christina and Joel Faeth; Rachel, Jonathan and Daniel Faeth; Elizabeth, Luke, Quentin and Max Timmerman; Megan and Zachary Denmeade; Kayla and Karli Glasgow. A younger sister, May Ann Eccles of Burlington; sisters-in-law, Leona Weaver, Bonnie Darrah and Verna Hollenrake; and many nieces and nephews survive her.

      Dorothy Breuer was preceded in death by her older brothers, Vincent, August and Gordon Linden and by a sister, Siema Goble.

      Visitation will be from noon to 3:30 p.m. today at Lunning Chapel, where the family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. at West Avenue Baptist Church.

      The funeral for Mrs. Breuer will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at West Avenue Baptist Church, with the Reverends Kirk Bennett, Tyrone Henderson and Pastor Tony Faeth officiating. Burial will be in Burlington Memorial Park Cemetery.

      A memorial has been established for West Avenue Baptist Church.
    Social Security Administration Information 
    • Dorothy K Breuer; born: 7 January 1917; died: 13 March 2006 (V); last residence: 52601 (Burlington, Des Moines, Iowa); last benefit: 52601 (Burlington, Des Moines, Iowa); state where issued: Iowa
    Buried  16 Mar 2006  Burlington Memorial Park Cemetery, West Burlington Township, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID  I13747  All Families
    Last Modified  31 Mar 2015 

    Father  Gustaf Alinius Linden,   b. 22 Mar 1883, Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1925, Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Elizabeth Thalen,   b. 1881,   d. 1958 
    Family ID  F4936  Group Sheet

    Family  Glen L. "Sonny" Breuer,   b. 23 Feb 1915, Edina, Knox County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1990, Burlington Medical Center, Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  3 Sep 1938  Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 7
    Issue 
    • There were four children from this marriage.
    Last Modified  21 Jan 2014 
    Family ID  F5316  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S2288] Linden, Gordon G. - Obituary, (originally published in the online edition of The Hawk Eye, September 24, 2002; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S3706] Zaba Search (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S2302] Breuer, Dorothy Katherine (Linden) - Obituary, (originally published in the online edition of The Hawk Eye, March 16, 2006; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S7181] Linden, Vincent J. - Obituary, (originally published in The Hawk Eye, page 6A, January 18, 1993; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S10086] Breuer, Dorothy Katherine (Linden) - 85th Birthday Announcement, (originally published in the online edition of The Hawk Eye, January 6, 2002; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S776] Social Security Death Index (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S2301] Breuer, Glen L. "Sonny" - Obituary, (originally published in The Hawk Eye, page 7A, June 25, 1990; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).