Dorothy L. Vosberg
November 5, 1930 – January 1, 2023
Dorothy L. Vosberg died on January 1, 2023, in Omaha. She was born on November 5, 1930, in Armour, South Dakota, and graduated from Armour High School in 1949. In June 1955, she graduated as a registered nurse from Sacred Heart School of Nursing, Yankton, South Dakota.
Dorothy started her nursing career at St. Joseph Hospital in Sioux City, Iowa. She would move on to St. Joseph Hospital in St. Paul, Minnesota, the Ah-Gwah-Ching Center in Walker, Minnesota, and the Creighton-St. Joseph Hospital in Omaha, from 1960 to 1994, where she was a head nurse of a surgical unit.
Preceded in death by father, Hugo Vosberg; mother, Hazel Youngstrom; stepfather, Ray Youngstrom; brothers: Laurence Vosberg, Clarence (Darlene) Vosberg, Loren (Sonny) Youngstrom; sister, La Donna (Tootie) Lockwood; nephew Steven Vosberg.
She is survived by nieces: Sherry Wood, Carla Dougherty, Barbara Hartman, and Lori Cigic; nephew Randy Vosberg; and many great-nieces and nephews.
Memorial Service with a presentation by the Nebraska Nurse Honor Guard: Friday, January 6th, 3pm, at West Center Chapel. To view a live broadcast of the service, go to www.heafeyheafey.com and click the “View Live Cast” button.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the St. Matthew’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Omaha, Nebraska.