Dorothy A. Breiner

Friday, February 9, 2007

July 10, 1937 - Feb 8, 2007

NORCATUR, Kan. -- Dorothy A. Breiner, 69, died Thursday (Feb. 8, 2007) at Andbe Home in Norton, Kan.

She was born July 10,1937, to Charles and Genevieve (Dellere) Carroll in Norton. She grew up on a farm east of Norton and attended Norton County School and Norton High School.

On April 2, 1956, she married Reid L. Breiner in Norton. They lived on the family farm near Norcatur. She worked as a Post Master for the Norcatur Post Office.

She was a member of the St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church and Norton NAPUS.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Genevieve Carroll; husband, Reid L. Breiner on April 7, 1996; and one brother, Joseph Carroll.

Survivors include her son, Jason Reid Breiner and wife, Staci of Norcatur; four daughters, Julie Legg and husband, Kent of McCook, Jacque Eklund and husband, Jeff of Hutchinson, Kan., Jean McMullen and husband, Brad of Norton, and Jennifer McKenna and husband, Brian of Norton; brothers, Francis Carroll and wife, Patty of Amarillo, Texas, Charles Carroll and wife, Jan of Wichita, Kan., Timothy Carroll and wife, Diana of Sedalia, Colo., and Lawrence Carroll and wife, Patty of Wamego, Kan.; sisters, Mary Richard and husband, Carl of Miltonvale, Kan., Janice Carroll of Colorado Springs, Colo., Genevieve Diekemper and husband, Ron of Carlyle Ill., and Anita Carroll of Manhattan, Kan.; 11 grandchildren; and one great-grandson.

Services will be Monday, 10:30 a.m., at St.Francis Catholic Church in Norton, with the Rev. Vincent Thu Laing officiating. Interment will follow at the Norcatur Cemetery.

Vigil service is Sunday, 7 p.m., at St. Francis Parish Center in Norton.

Visitation is Sunday, 1-4 p.m., at Pauls Funeral Home in Oberlin, from 5-8 p.m., at St. Francis Parish Center in Norton and Monday from 8 a.m., until the time of service at the parish center.

Memorials may be given in her name.

Pauls Funeral Home of Oberlin is in charge of arrangements.