Dorris Dooley

Alton |

Doris Louise (Rose) Dooley, 79, passed away at 8:00 am Sunday August 8, 2010 at Eldercare Nursing Home of Alton.

She was born on March 18, 1931 in Brussels, IL the daughter of Bernard & Catherine (Telkamp) Rose.

She married Thomas Vincent Dooley on September 9, 1961 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Brussels. They enjoyed 49 years of marriage and he survives.

She worked for St. Joseph’s Hospital and St. Anthony’s Hospital in housekeeping and the kitchen. She also worked for William M. BeDell Achievement & Resource Center.

She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Alton.

In addition to her husband, Thomas Dooley of Alton; she is also survived by two sisters, Adelaide Stoeckel of Dallas, TX and Marie Kinder of Wood River; one brother and sister-in-law, Jerome & Virginia Rose of Golden Eagle; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and three brothers; Leo, Paul and Lawrence Rose.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 pm Wednesday August 11, 2010 at Staten-Fine Funeral Home in Alton.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 am Thursday August 12, 2010 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Alton with Fr. Shawn Monahan OMV celebrant.

Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Brussels.

Memorials may be made to William M BeDell Achievement & Resource Center or family choice.

Online condolences and guest book may be found at

Obit Provided By:
Staten, Fine & Burke Funeral Home

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