Dorothy B. DeBuhr


Dorothy B. DeBuhr (nee Detjens) was born to eternal life Dec. 21, 2011, at age 102 years.
Dorothy was the beloved wife of the late Robert A. DeBuhr. She was the loving mother of Alfred (Cindy) DeBuhr, Donald (Marlene) DeBuhr, Barbara (the late John) Barker, David (Pat) DeBuhr, Dale (Carol) DeBuhr and Doreen (Douglas) Dierking. She also was the dear grandmother of 20 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren. She is further survived by nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will take place at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 27, at Spring Creek Church, N35-W22000 W. Capitol Drive. Visitation will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the church until the time of service.

Dorothy was born in Gleason and graduated from Merrill High School and Columbia Hospital School of Nursing. She was a member of Spring Creek Church, Columbia School of Nursing Alumni and Milwaukee Occupational Nurses Association. The family would like to thank Franciscan Woods on 1West for all their loving care. In lieu of flowers, if desired, memorials to the church appreciated.