DOROTHY MARY SCHECHINGER, 88, of Harlan (8-15-13)


August 12th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

DOROTHY MARY SCHECHINGER, 88, of Harlan died Sunday, August 11th at her home. A Mass of Christian Burial for DOROTHY MARY SCHECHINGER will be held on Thursday, August 15th at 11:00 am at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Westphalia.  Pauley-Jones Funeral Home in Harlan has the arrangements.


Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm and Wednesday from 2:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the St. Boniface Parish Hall in Westphalia.

A Wake will be held Tuesday at 7:00 pm at St. Boniface Parish Hall, and a Rosary will be held Wednesday at 7:00 pm at the St. Boniface Parish Hall.

Burial will be in the St. Boniface Cemetery in Westphalia.


Daughter – Mary (Brian) Arkfeld of Westphalia.

Sons – Mark Schechinger of Estes Park, CO, & Monte (Julie) Schechinger of Westphalia.

Sisters – Rosemary Jacobsen of Omaha, & Geraldine McGinn of Council Bluffs.

Brother-in-law – Carl Martin of Walnut

Sister-in-law – Lois Matthiesen of Omaha

7 Grandchildren

3 Great-Grandchildren