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Dorothy Buss

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[November 30, 2009]  Dorothy M. Buss, 94, of Lincoln, died Monday, Nov. 30, 2009, at 7:45 a.m. at Christian Village Nursing Home in Lincoln.

Her funeral will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday at Peasley Funeral Home in Lincoln, with Ryan Edgecombe officiating. Visitation will be at the funeral home from 1:30 p.m. until the service time.

Burial will be in Old Union Cemetery.

Dorothy Mae Buss was born July 15, 1915, in Lincoln, a daughter of Charles Richard and Emma Katherine Yates. She married William B. Buss on Dec. 24, 1935, in Lincoln. He preceded her in death on June 15, 1996.

Mrs. Buss is survived by her daughter, Nancy (and Gerald) Carter of Lincoln; three grandchildren, Penny Garrison of Bartlett, Tenn., Stephen Carter of Minooka and Guy W. "Guido" Carter of Lincoln; and two great-grandchildren, Austin Garrison and Jackson Carter.

She was also preceded in death by her parents, stepfather Henry "Harry" Everman, two brothers, one sister and one stepbrother.

She was a member of Jefferson Street Christian Church.

She had worked at Christian Village Nursing Home and with the Foster Grandparent program.

Memorials may be made to The Christian Village or Jefferson Street Christian Church.

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