Mildred T. Dugan, 96, of Sioux City, died Sunday, Nov. 20, 2005, at a Sioux City hospital.
Mildred was born Nov. 15, 1909, in Maple River, Iowa, the daughter of Clem and Anna (Gueteman) Middendorf. She later moved to Breda, where she attended and graduate from St. Bernard Schools. She moved to Le Mars where she worked for JCPenney for two years.
On May 24, 1932, she married Thomas L. Dugan in St. Bernard's Church in Breda. They lived in Sheldon for four years before moving to Sioux City. In 1942 they moved to Oakland, Calif., living there until 1945 when they returned to Sioux City. Mr. Dugan died Dec. 27, 1974, in Sioux City.
She is survived by two children, LaVonne Neumayer of Lincoln, Calif.; a son, Robert Dugan and his wife, Connie, of Phoenix, Ariz.; four grandchildren, Tom and Kay Neumayer, Lisa Miller, Kathy Barnes, and Keri Dugan; three great-grandchildren, Shannon Lee Miller, Dillon Paul Barns and Daniel Fitzpatrick Dugan; numerous nieces and nephews and their families, including two special nieces, Loretta Tobin and Mary Berger; two sisters-in-law, Maxine Middendorf of Carroll and Marcella Dugan of Sioux City.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; three brothers, Leo, Lawrence and Ray Middendorf; and one sister, Martha Frank.
Funeral services were at 10 a.m. today (Monday) at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Sioux City with the Rev. Daniel Guenther officiating. Graveside services were at 1 p.m. at St. Michael Catholic Church Cemetery in Kingsley with the Rev. Thomas Topf officiating.
Visitation was from 2 to 6 p.m. sunday at the Larkin Morningside Funeral Home in Sioux City, with a parish vigil at 4 p.m.
Pallbearers were Bob Berger, Gary Brauckman, Steve Middendorf, Kevin Mayer, Gary Rohner, Al Tobin and Tom Neumayer.
A memorial has been established in her name for Hospice of Siouxland.