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Doris Jean Childers

December 14, 1926 April 19, 2019
Doris Jean Childers
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Obituary for Doris Jean Childers

Doris Jean Childers, 92, of Story City died April 19, 2019 at Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames. A Celebration of Life service will be Wednesday April 24 at 11:00 am at Salem Lutheran Church in Roland. Burial will be in the Roland Cemetery. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service.
Doris was born on December 14, 1926 in Hamilton county, Iowa to Gaylord T. and Cora A. (Thompson) Ness. She married Harold E. Childers on August 13, 1946. He died August 20, 2013. Doris worked at Donnelly’s in Nevada for 35 years. She was a member of Salem Lutheran Church and the Roland American Legion Aux. Doris enjoyed camping, fishing, sewing, baking and golfing with Harold, where they won many trophies. Spending time and being with her family was her greatest joy.
Doris is survived by her three daughters, Carol Patterson and Diane Swenson both of Story City and Louise (Rodney) Ahrens of Ames; six grandchildren, Tracey (David) Dennis, Christopher (Michelle) Rutter, Shanon Green, Wendy Whitaker, Matt (Kelly) Ahrens, and Justin (Kelsey) Ahrens; 15 great grandchildren and a great-great granddaughter.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Harold; a son-on-law, Paul Swenson; two sisters, Gladys Wagner and Sharon Ness and three brothers, Richard, Robert and Larry Ness.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Salem Lutheran Church.


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Visitation

Wednesday

24

Apr

10:00 AM 4/24/2019 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 4/24/2019 11:00:00 AM
Salem Lutheran Church

102 S. Main Street
Roland, IA 50236

Salem Lutheran Church
102 S. Main Street Roland 50236 IA
United States

Celebration of Life

Wednesday

24

Apr

11:00 AM 4/24/2019 11:00:00 AM - 11:45 AM 4/24/2019 11:45:00 AM
Salem Lutheran Church

102 S. Main Street
Roland, IA 50236

Salem Lutheran Church
102 S. Main Street Roland 50236 IA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Roland Cemetery Final Resting Place

59168 130th St.
Roland, IA 50236

59168 130th St. Roland 50236 IA
United States
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