Dorothy May Brecheisen, 79, Lyndon: April 21, 1941 – Aug. 16, 2020 – Osage County Online | Osage County News

Dorothy May Brecheisen, 79, Lyndon: April 21, 1941 – Aug. 16, 2020

LYNDON, Kan. – Dorothy May Brecheisen, 79, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 16, 2020, at her home east of Lyndon, Kan. She was born on April 21, 1941, in Quenemo, Kan., the daughter of Ben and Elizabeth Garvin Lewis.

Dorothy had grown up in Quenemo and had lived east of Lyndon for the past 64 years.

Dorothy was a homemaker, worked alongside her husband on the farm, worked in food service, and for the past 22 years she owned and operated Breck’s Green Acres, near Pomona Lake. She was a member of the Vassar United Methodist Church and attended the Mt. Pleasant Community Church.

On May 25, 1956, Dorothy was married to Danny Brecheisen, in Lyndon.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, Danny, on Dec. 10, 2002; a daughter, Patty Brecheisen; her parents, Ben and Elizabeth; four brothers, Earl Dean Lewis, George Lewis, Joe Lewis and Dale Lee Lewis; and a grandchild and great-grandchild.

Dorothy is survived by her two sons, Randy (Delinda) Brecheisen, of El Dorado, Kan., and Steve (Raylene) Brecheisen, Vassar, Kan.; four daughters, Sandy Glenn, Lyndon, Cheryl Brecheisen, Scranton, Kan., Charlene Brecheisen, Lyndon, and Marsha (Delbert) Ball, Vassar; a sister, Lois (Larry) Bulmer, Ottawa, Kan.; and 18 grandchildren, 36 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 20, at the Mt. Pleasant Community Church, southeast of Lyndon. The family will receive friends 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, at Feltner Funeral Chapel, Lyndon. Burial will be in Vassar Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Home Town Health Care & Hospice, Lyndon, sent in care of Feltner Funeral Home, 818 Topeka Ave., Lyndon, KS 66451. Condolences can be left at

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