February 6, 1962 - October 20, 2019
Teresa M. Dorothy, 57, of Pleasanton died Sunday, October 20, 2019 at CHI Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney. Memorial services will be Monday, October 28, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Countryside Christian Church in Kearney. Rev. Jeff Nielsen will officiate and burial of ashes will be at St. Joseph Cemetery, near Ravenna. There will be no visitation. Memorials are suggested to Make A Wish Foundation or to Rainbow House. Please visit www.hlmkfuneral.com to leave a tribute or message of condolence. Horner Lieske McBride & Kuhl Funeral and Cremation Services in Kearney is in charge of arrangements. Teresa was born February 6, 1962 in Kearney to Joseph and Frances (Bentlage) Muegerl. She grew up in Ravenna and graduated from Ravenna High School in 1980 then attended Kearney State College. On May 22, 1982 she married Rod R. Dorothy in Las Vegas. She and her husband farmed south of Pleasanton. Teresa was a caregiver and did private caregiving in the area and also did volunteer work for AseraCare Hospice. She enjoyed spending time with her family and traveling. She was a member of Countryside Christian Church in Kearney. Surviving relatives include her husband of Pleasanton; daughters, Stephanie Earl and husband Nathan of Wood River, NE, Samantha Halstead and husband Anthony of Pleasanton, April Dorothy and fiancé Austin Nielsen of Loup City, NE, Kira Dorothy of Pleasanton; son, Jon Dorothy and significant other Sara Yager of Pleasanton; 7 grandchildren, Chloe, Landon, Mykell, Hayden, Addison, Abegail and Lennix; brothers, Gerard Muegrl and wife Sue of Churubusco, Indiana, Paul Muegrl and fiancé Terri Koharchik of Ravenna; sister, Joan Kapustka and husband Bob of Boelus, NE. She enjoyed a special bond with her nephew, Patrick Bruning. She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Alex in 1998; brothers, Joey, Don, Patrick; sister, Mary and infant brother and sister, Anthony and Kathleen.
Teresa M. Dorothy, 57, of Pleasanton died Sunday, October 20, 2019 at CHI Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney. Memorial services will be Monday, October 28, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Countryside Christian Church in Kearney. Rev. Jeff Nielsen... View Obituary & Service Information
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