Celebrating the life of Doris Mae Burow
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A Graveside Service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, July 5, 2019, in the Oak Hill Cemetery of Anthon, Iowa. Pastor Karen Handke will officiate. The Armstrong - Van Houten Funeral Home of Anthon, Iowa is in charge of the funeral arrangements. Condolences may be sent online www.armstrongfuneral.com.
Doris Mae Burow, the daughter of Hiram and Mable (Roach) Livermore, was born on November 20, 1927. She grew up on a farm near Oto, Iowa, where she attended Oto High School. Doris was united in marriage to George Burow and to this union four children were born: Micklin, Cecelia, Carl and Nancy. The couple later parted ways.
Doris drove the special education bus for Anthon-Oto which later became known as Maple Valley - Anthon Oto for 34 years. She was also a 50 plus year member of the Ladies Legion Auxiliary of Anthon, Iowa.
Doris enjoyed crossword puzzles, watching sports, and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Left to cherish her memory are her daughters Nancy Burow of Anthon, IA and Cecelia Burow of Emmetsburg, IA; grandchildren Jerodiah (Beth) Conley of Chicago, Ill, Jalisa (fiancé Steve Lewis) Theobald of Sioux City, IA, and Karli (fiancé Nate Stoever) Diede of Milford, IA; great-grandchildren: Ellis, Avery Jo, and Evelynn.
Doris was preceded in death by her parents Hiram and Mable Livermore; infant son Micklin Burow and son Carl Burow; and brother Homer Livermore.
Anthon, IA 51004