Deloris Breitenfeldt - September 18, 2009Deloris “Dee” Breitenfeldt, 84, of Giltner, died Friday, Sept. 18, 2009 at Bryan LGH East in Lincoln.
Funeral services will be Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at Livingston-Sondermann Funeral Home. Burial will be at the Cedarview Cemetery in Doniphan.
Visitation will be on Tuesday from 5 to 8 p.m. at Livingston-Sondermann Funeral Home.
Deloris Breitenfeldt was born Dec. 16, 1924 at Doniphan to Claborn and Anna (Schmidt) Shields.
She received her education in Doniphan and graduated from Doniphan High School. She lived all of her adult life in the Doniphan area except for a brief stay in California.
She married Harold ‘Hans’ Breitenfeldt on Aug. 11, 1945 in Smith Center, Kan. The couple lived and worked together on the farm for over 50 years.
She enjoyed gardening, sewing, cooking, and volunteering at the Doniphan American Legion Club. She was a member of the Doniphan American Legion Club Auxiliary.
Survivors include two sons, Steve Breitenfeldt of Giltner, and Dan (Lori) Breitenfeldt of Omaha; two daughters, Pat and (Steve) Wendt of Fremon, and Bonnie Breitenfeldt of Waverly; three sisters, Elayne Daniels of Hastings, Burdetta Fricke of Hastings and Anita (Fred) Bunde of Roseville, Calif.; eight grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Bernice Shultz of Doniphan and two special friends, Liz Emerson of Giltner, and Chris Ferguson of Waverly.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her stepmother, Olga Shields; her husband Harold in 1996; one daughter, Kaylene; one granddaughter, Kayla Wendt; three brothers, Medrick Shields, Judson Shields and Floyd Shields; and one sister, Marjorie Thomas.
Memorials are suggested to the family’s choice. On line condolences may be directed to the funeral home website at www.livson.com.