Stoughton- Dorothy Brecht, age 88, passed away on Saturday, July 5, 2014 at Nazareth Health and Rehabilitation in Stoughton.

Dorothy was born in Marshall, MN on September 28, 1925, the daughter of Albert and Edith Anderson. She was married to Charles Brecht in 1943 and together they had one daughter, Pamel

She is survived by her son-in-law, Gary (Ellie) Kramer and grandson, Stewart Kramer, both of California; sister, Helen Hardman of Matteson, IL; brother, Richard Anderson of Red Bank, NJ; nieces and nephews; and many friends. Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Charles, in 1984; daughter, Pamela Kramer in 1992; brothers, Everett and Cecil; and special friend, LeRoy Johnson.

At Dorothy's request, there will be no memorial service.

Memorials may be made in Dorothy's name to the Alzheimer's and Dementia Alliance, 517 N. Segoe Road, Suite 301, Madison, WI, 53705.

A special thank you to the staff of Nazareth Health and Rehabilitation for their continued care of Dorothy, and to Betty Brietzman for her friendship of over 30 years.

Cress Funeral Service
206 W. Prospect Street
Stoughton, WI 53589
(608) 873-9244