Doris M. Unterkircher

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Doris M. Unterkircher

Doris M. Unterkircher, 89, of Aledo, formerly of Reynolds, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010 at Mercer County Nursing Home, Aledo.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Monday, Sept. 27, 2010 at Hamlet Perryton Presbyterian Church, Reynolds. Visitation was at the church from 1 p.m. until service time. Burial was in German Cemetery, Sherrard. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hamlet Perryton Presbyterian Church.

Doris was born on June 21, 1921 in Reynolds, the daughter of Herman G. and Myrtle E. (Tindall) Unterkircher. Online condolences may be left for the family at

Doris helped run the family farm and provided for the whole family as a homemaker. She was a member of Hamlet Perryton Presbyterian Church, former director of the Rock Island Soil and Water Conservation District and also was involved in many social clubs in the community.

She is survived by many cousins and friends, including Jim and Luella Doonan, Charlie Wood, Tracy and Mary Doonan, all of Reynolds.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her sister, Margaret and her twin sister Dora.