Doris Rae Foote, age 78, of Adams, NE, died Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at Adams. She was born April 27, 1939 in Exeter, NE to Elmer and Ruth Mae (Pinneo) Williamsen. She was married to Bruce Foote in York on March 1, 1959.
Doris was a member of the Eagles Auxiliary in York, loved sewing especially bridesmaidís dresses throughout the years. She enjoyed knitting, crocheting and visiting with her friends in the ďHenís HouseĒ as the residents called her room in Adams. She loved playing cards, eating mints and being with her family and grandchildren. Doris was a member of the Navy Motherís Club and was president of the Resident Council at the Gold Crest Retirement Home in Adams.
Doris is survived by her daughter Robin (Dale) Dowling of Douglas, NE, son Brian Foote of Nebraska City, NE and granddaughter Misty Foote of Schuyler, NE. Her other grandchildren include Andrew, Felicia, Clay, Jonathan, John, Sidney, Mae, Kiley, Hailey, Brandy, Shawn and Kris, along with 13 Great Grandchildren. Doris is also survived by her sister Nancy (Marlan) Cohagan of McCool Jct, NE, brothers Ardell (Jane) Williamsen of Pasadena, Maryland, and William Williamsen of York, and sister Sharon (Rick) Wells of Michigan.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, sons, Doug and Jerry, and her daughter Cindy. Sisters Merna, JoAnn and Betty, brothers Merrill and Kenneth, and sister-in-law Gwen Williamsen.
Funeral services were held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, December 9, 2017 at the Metz Chapel in York with the Reverend Nathan Metzger officiating. Interment at Pleasant Hill Cemetery west of Benedict. Memorials may be directed to the family for later designation.
Condolences may be emailed to Metz Mortuary Messages will be given to the family.