Dorothy Heiland

October 3, 1921 - April 24, 2017

Dorothy Heiland, 95, formerly of St. Charles passed away Monday, April 24, 2017 in Bettendorf, Iowa.  She was born October 3, 1921 in Chicago the daughter of Martin and Elsie (Wenzel) Albrecht.  She was united in marriage to December 31, 1941 in Chicago to Theodore Heiland. 

Dorothy owned and operated the Flower Basket for over twenty-five years on Fullerton Avenue on the Westside of Chicago.  Dorothy enjoyed her many trips to Las Vegas, Nevada to play the slot machines. 

Dorothy is survived by her son Terry (Lorrie) Heiland, of Sycamore, IL; two grandchildren, Marc (Linda) Heiland, Julie (Derek) Rhatigan; two great-grandchildren James Heiland and Noelle Heiland; a sister Joan Lau. 

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband Theodore and her brother Earl “Bud” Albrecht. 

A memorial service to celebrate Dorothy’s life will be held 11:00 A.M. Saturday, June 10, 2017 at Moss-Norris Funeral Home 100 South Third Street St. Charles, IL.  Visitation will be held from 10:00 A.M. until the time of the service. 

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  • Gayle Smith Terry, I was so very sorry to hear of your mother's passing. She was a joy to know. My heartfelt condolences and prayers are sent to you and your whole family. May God watch over you all during this sad time.