Doris Thiessen

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Doris Mae Linscheid Thiessen was born on July 27, 1925 and passed away on May 5, 2017. Doris was born in Butterfield MN. She was the oldest of seven children born to Albert & Elsie Rupp Linscheid. She graduated from High School in Butterfield, MN. She graduated from Grace Bible Institute in 1947. Doris married Ira R Thiessen June 15, 1947. They made their home in Orange Cove, CA for 50 years. She is survived by her seven children, Esther (Kirk) Heselbarth Austin TX; Mary (Carl) Waldapfel Santa Maria CA; Rachel (Mike) Bath Northfield MN; John (Martha) Los Angeles CA; Deborah (Marc) Watson Sacramento CA; Joanna (Julian) Garcia Clovis CA; Stephen (Laurie) Madera CA. Many Grand-children & Great Grand-children; a brother James (Jacky) Silver Bay, MN and a sister Lu (Bill) Fulls Omaha Arkansas.