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Delores Goertzen-Rempel – Metz Mortuary

    Deloris Goertzen-Rempel
    Deloris Ann Goertzen-Rempel, age 78, of Henderson, died Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015 at Henderson.

    She was born on Sept. 26, 1936 at Goessel, Kan. to Gerhard “George” R. and Anna (Friesen) Duerksen. She was a part-time employee for Henderson Care Center and the Service Press. She was a member of Bethesda Mennonite Church. On April 9, 1955, she was united in marriage to Glenn W. Goertzen at Henderson. They celebrated 39 years together before Glenn’s death in 1994. Deloris later married John Rempel on Nov. 28, 1996 at Henderson. She enjoyed Friendship Circle Club, Mission Circle, music, flowers, sewing, and helping around the farm.

    Survivors include sons, Kevin (Vicky) Goertzen of Aurora and Deon (Susan) Goertzen of Hampton; daughters, Ruth Ann (Randy) Franz of Berryville, Ark., Rita (Mark) Kroeker of Hampton, Jodi (Hans) Huebert of Henderson and Dana Bolton of Henderson; step-sons, Stacey (Shari) Froemming of Omaha and Scott (Brenda) Rempel of Hesston, Kan.; brothers, Leo (Elaine) Duerksen of Henderson, Arvin Duerksen of York and Willis (Barb) Duerksen of Lincoln; twenty-five grandchildren and twenty-five great-grandchildren.

    Deloris was preceded in death by her parents; both husbands; sister-in-law, Linda Duerksen; step-daughters, Judy Rempel, Jeanne Froemming and Pearl Dunham; one grandson, Grant Froemming and two great-grandchildren, Brynlee Goertzen and Levi Franz.

    Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015 at the Bethesda Mennonite Church in Henderson. Graveside services will follow at the Bethesda Cemetery, Henderson. Visitation will be from 5-9 p.m. Thursday at Metz Mortuary in Henderson. The family will greet friends from 4-8 p.m. on Friday.

    Memorials may be directed to Bethesda Radio Fund.​

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