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Dorothy A. Amundson

March 30, 1924 July 31, 2019
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Obituary for Dorothy A. Amundson

Dorothy A. Amundson, 95, of Waterloo, died Wednesday, July 31, at the Quibell Home.

She was born March 30, 1924, in Waterloo, the daughter of Albert and Cecilia Weber Lippert. She married Fred K. Amundson on May 31, 1947, at St. John’s Catholic Church in Waterloo and he preceded her in death on October 6, 2000.

Dorothy graduated from East High School in 1942. She was employed with John Deere and retired from the City of Waterloo as the payroll clerk in 1986. She volunteered at Sacred Heart School for many years and was known as the candy lady. She was a longtime member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

Survivors include: her son, Mike Amundson of Waterloo; her daughter, Sandie Greco of Waterloo; her grandchildren, Aimee (Tom) McGowan of Lebanon, Ill, Sam (Melanie) Greco of Saudi Arabia, Angelina (Nick) Lingua of Waterloo; her great-grandchildren, Christian McGowan, Dominic, Ava and Alexandria Greco, Aliviah and Vincent Lingua; her brother, Richard Lippert of Rockford, Ill; and many nieces and nephews; and her grand dog, Buela.

Preceded in death by: her parents; her husband; her brothers, Butch, Clarence and Bill Lippert; her son-in-law, Nick Greco.

Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday, August 3, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with burial in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Public visitation from 4-7 p.m. Friday, August 2, at Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup Funeral Service on South Street where there will be a 4 p.m. rosary. Visitation will also be one hour prior to services Saturday at the church.

Memorials: may be directed to Sacred Heart Catholic Church or the Quibell Home.

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4:00 PM 8/2/2019 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 8/2/2019 7:00:00 PM
Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup - South Street

400 South St.
Waterloo, IA 50701

There will be a rosary at 4 p.m. Visitation also one hour prior to services Saturday at the church.

Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup - South Street
400 South St. Waterloo 50701 IA
United States

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Mt. Olivet Cemetery Final Resting Place

3912 W. 4th Street
Waterloo, IA 50701

3912 W. 4th Street Waterloo 50701 IA
United States

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