Obit: O’Rourke, Doris J. (1923 - 2005)
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Surnames: O’Rourke, Johnson, Castor, Wilson, Toledo, Buchda, Deese
----Source: Marshfield News Herald (Marshfield, Wood County, Wis.) Tue, May 24, 2005
O’Rourke, Doris Josephine (5 April 1923 - 22 May 2005)
NEILLSVILLE - Doris Josephine O'Rourke, 82, died Sunday, May 22, 2005, in Neillsville.
There will be a memorial gathering from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 28, 2005, at Buchanan Funeral Home in Neillsville.
She was born April 5, 1923, in Racine to Michael and Elsie (Johnson) Castor. She married Wilbur F. O'Rourke and they settled in La Crosse. He predeceased her in death. She retired from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. She moved to Neillsville 10 years ago.
She is survived by her daughters, Becky (Allen) Wilson, Fond du Lac, Katie Toledo, Farmington, N.M., and Peggy Buchda, Neillsville; seven grandchildren; great-grandchildren; her sister, Elsie "Tillie" Deese, La Crosse; and a brother, Alaric (Millie) Castor, Brampton, Mich.
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