Age 81

Passed away on February 28, 2016 at Methodist Hospital. She was born in Missouri Valley IA on December 9, 1934 to the late Glen B. and Ida Belle (Thompson) Nixon. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ward Lien; and great granddaughter, Olivia Cullenward. Doris is survived by her children, John Lien, James Lien and his wife Leslie, Jeffrey Lien and his wife Deborah, Jeanette Lengemann and her husband Jack, and Jean Lien; 11 grandchildren; 1 great grandchild; nieces; nephews; and a host of other family and friends.

VISITATION will be from 5-7 pm on Tuesday; with the CELEBRATION of HER LIFE beginning at 7 pm, all at the HoyKilnoski Funeral Home. Private Family Graveside will be on Wednesday in the Branson Cemetery. The family will direct memorials.


1221 N. 16th St., Council Bluffs IA 51501 712-256-9988

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