In Memory of




Obituary for Doris A Aronson

Doris A. Aronson, 89, of Dubuque, Iowa passed away Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at Stonehill Franciscan Health Center in Dubuque, Iowa.
Friends and family may gather from 11 a.m.-12 p.m., Monday, November 25 at the Egelhof, Siegert & Casper Funeral Home and Crematory, 2659 JFK Road. Burial will be in Dubuque Memorial Gardens.
Doris was born April 4,1930, in Dubuque, the daughter of Matthew and Melinda Gauer. Doris retired from Betty Jane Candy in 1992 after 40 years of employment. She enjoyed traveling with her husband, Earl in their motorhome during their retirement years.
Survivors include her son, Mark (Marcy) Aronson of Bettendorf, Iowa, her nephew Larry (Karen) Gauer of Dubuque, Iowa, cousins Doug (Sue) Gauer of Dubuque and Michelle Gauer of Lansing, Iowa and niece Linda Louise Gauer of St.Johns, Arizona.
She was preceded in death by her husband Earl in 2005 after 55 years marriage. She was also preceded in death by her parents and siblings: Gene Gauer and Cletus Gauer.
The family would like to thank all who helped her at home including the staff of Home Instead and Stonehill Franciscan Health Center. A special thank you to longtime friends Ralph Roling, Becky and Tom Kraus.
Memorials can be left to Stonehill Franciscan Health Center or your charity of choice.
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