October 8, 2013


Dorothy Marie (Hausman) Irlmeier, 95, of Santa Paula, Calif., died Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013.

A memorial Mass was celebrated Tuesday, Oct. 8, at St. Sebastian Church in Santa Paula. A memorial Mass will be at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10, at Sacred Heart Church in Templeton, Iowa, followed by burial at the parish cemetery.

Memorials may be made to St. Sebastian Church, 235 N. 9th St. Santa Paula, Calif. 93060 or to your favorite charity.

Stillin-Carroll Mortuary in Sanata Paula, Calif., is in charge of arrangements.

Dorothy was born July 24, 1918, in Halbur, Iowa, to Peter and Margaret (Potthoff) Hausman. Dorothy and her husband Leonard lived in Battle Creek, Mich., Manning and Greenfield, Iowa, Santa Barbara and Santa Paula, Calif.

She is survived by daughter Margaret Wilson and grandson Jeffrey Wilson, Santa Paula, Calif.; sisters Hilda (Cyril) Schulte, Sally Stickrod, both of Carroll, Norma Schmidt of Danville, Ill.; brother Andrew (Sally) Hausman of Phoenix, Ariz.; sisters-in-law Esther Hausman of Carroll and Virginia Hausman of Battle Creek, Mich.; brothers-in-law Don McCormick of Churdan, Iowa, Merlin/Moxie Irlmeier; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Leonard Irlmeier; son Joey Irlmeier; brothers Eugene, Clarence and Arthur Hausman; sisters Mildred Grethen and Sylvia McCormick; and brothers-in-law Bill Stickrod, Ted Schmidt and Gene Grethen.