Celebrating the life of Delores "Dee" Mohr
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A Funeral Service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, March 25, 2017, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church of Ute, Iowa. Rev. Marcus Manley will officiate; with interment following in the St. Clair Cemetery of Ute, Iowa. Visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., on Friday, March 24, 2017, at the Armstrong- Van Houten Funeral Home of Mapleton, Iowa. The Armstrong - Van Houten Funeral Home of Mapleton & Ute, Iowa is in charge of the funeral arrangements. Condolences may be sent online to www.armstrongfuneral.com
Delores “Dee” Marie Mohr was born on February 10, 1935 in rural Sac City, Iowa. The daughter of Clayton and Dorothy (McCaulley) Rubendall. She passed away on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at the Denison Care Center at the age of 82.
Dee received her education in rural Sac County until moving with her family to Mapleton, Iowa where she graduated with the class of 1953.
On November 11, 1953 she was married to John H. Mohr. One child, Dennis Mohr was born to this union. Together they started farming on the Christman farm where they farmed until the early 1990’s when they retired and moved to Ute, Iowa.
Dee enjoyed crocheting, ceramics, gardening and animals. She was a member of the St. Paul’s Lutheran Church of Ute, Iowa.
Dee was preceded in death by her parents Clayton and Dorothy Rubendall; husband John Mohr; brother Eugene Rubendall; and sisters Nancy Rogers and Margie Jurgens.
Left to cherish her memory are her son Dennis Mohr of Denison, Iowa; grandson Kevin and his wife Amanda Mohr of Des Moines, Iowa; granddaughter Trisha Boettger and her husband Michael of Denison, Iowa; great grandchildren: Lincoln Mohr, Mohrgan, Trenten, and Makenna Boettger; sisters Donna Krayenhagen of Sioux City, Iowa and Dorothy and her husband Richard Uhl of Lawton, Iowa; brother Kenneth and his wife Laurel of Arizona; brothers-in-law Stanley and wife Miriam Mohr of Loveland, Colorado and Oskar Jurgens of Denison, Iowa; extended family and friends.
Dee will be remembered by her family as a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. Her neighbors will fondly remember her always having a fresh pot of coffee on for anyone who passed through her door.
210 South 5th Street
Mapleton, IA 51034
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303 E 4th St
Ute, IA 51060