Dorothy LessardDorothy passed away on Friday, August 30, 2013 at her home in Hillsboro, surrounded by her loving family and under the care of hospice.
Dorothy Mae Berberich was born on March 20, 1924, the daughter of Fredrick and Margaret Berberich. She was born and raised in the Brooks, MN area, graduating from Erskine High School. Following high school she moved to Iowa to work a nurse’s aide where she started her life’s passion of caring for others. Soon thereafter, the love of her life, George, followed her to Iowa. They were married in Manley, Iowa on November 10, 1948. George and Dorothy moved back to Minnesota to start their family.