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Dorothy "Dottie" Marie Mcentee

May 5, 1923 — February 9, 2020


Dorothy “Dottie” Marie McEntee, the daughter of Bernard Matthew and Margaret Corsini Murray Steffen, was born May 5, 1923, in the Kingsley area.  The family moved to the Spencer area at a young age.  She received her early education and graduated from Spencer High School in 1940.  Dottie continued her education from American Institute of Business in 1942.

     Dottie married Lawrence “Mack” McEntee on December 27, 1943, when he came home from Europe on Leave from World War II.  While Mack was in the Army, Dottie worked for Cornwall & Cornwall Attorneys in Spencer, then followed him to Camp Campbell working in Purchasing and Contracting for Civil Service.  Upon returning to Spencer, she worked at Farmers Bank until began working in 1956 for Drs. Jones and Fieselmann which grew to become Spencer Medical Associates.  Dottie retired in 1991 as the Clinic Manager.  She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, CDA, American Legion Aux., V.F.W. Aux., Questers.  She served as Consultant for Spencer School of Business for Medical Assistant Program and following her retirement, Dottie volunteered at Spencer Family YMCA.

     Mrs. McEntee passed away on February 9, 2020 at Northshire Residence in Spencer at the age of 96.  She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Mack; brothers: Verlyn “Bud” (Dorothy) Steffen, Wyman (Kay) Steffen and Leo Steffen; and sister-in-law, Sally Steffen.

     She is survived by her daughter, Lori McEntee Clark of Spencer; son, Daniel (Jeanne) McEntee of Spencer; 4 grandchildren: John (Janelle)  McEntee, Jill (Luke) Sears, Christy (Boone) Bjorklund and Mallory Clark; 7 great grandchildren; son-in-law, Marc Clark; brother, Kenneth Steffen of Ottumwa, IA; sisters-in-law, Phyllis Steffen of Carroll, IA and Ann Matthews of Mission, KS; other relatives and friends.

Funeral Services will be held at 1:30 P.M., Thursday, February 13, 2020 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer.

In lieu of flowers, the family would like memorials to Sacred Heart Catholic School in Spencer.
Father Tim Johnson
Deacon Scott Steffen
John McEntee
Boone Bjorklund
Luke Sears
Mike Steffen
Tim Steffen
Marc Clark
Visitation will begin at 4:00 P.M. on Wednesday with the family present from 4:00 to 6:00 P.M. at Sacred Heart Catholic
Church in Spencer.  Catholic Daughters Rosary Service will be held at 3:30 P.M. at the Church.
Anne Steffen-Smith
Anne Steffen-Smith and Kim Willow

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Spencer, Iowa
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