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Mary Lynn Doran

August 1, 1937 — November 14, 2016

Mary Lynn Doran, age 79, was received into the arms of her savior on Monday, November 14, 2016. Mary's struggle with Dementia was finally ended. Mary Lynn was born on August 1, 1937 in Milwaukee to Ambrose and Genevieve (Behling) Krier. Mary grew up in Milwaukee and Watertown Wisconsin. While in the Watertown High School, Mary opened a dance studio and taught all forms of dance. Mary was awarded a scholarship to UW Madison to expand her dance background. She enjoyed her bridge games with friends. She also managed and worked as a beautician in Neenah and Menasha for many years.

Mary is survived by her husband, Len; daughter, Heidi Frank; daughter-in-law, Sharon Oestreich; Len's daughter, Linda; grandchildren: Travis (Barb) Warren, Courtney and Sarah Susor, Ian and Eli Oestreich, Nathan and Brenna Frank; and great-granddaughter, Genevieve Warren. She is further survived by her sister, Kate; brother-in-law, Dick Peterson; brother, James and Wendy Krier; sister-in-law, Mary Lou (Sterling) Rudie; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Mary was preceded in death by her daughter, Tracey and husband Bob Warren; daughter, Jodi Susor; son, Russ Oestreich; and great-granddaughter Cassandra Warren.

There will be a celebration of life held at the Monarch Gardens, 2311 W. Spencer St., Appleton on Saturday, November 26, 2016 from 11:30 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.

The family would like to give a special thank you to the Affinity Visiting Nurses Hospice Services.

Funeral Home:
Heart of the Valley Cremation Services
101 N. Elm St.
Kimberly, WI
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Saturday, November 26, 2016

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