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Doris E. Bernhardt

Doris E. Berhnardt, 89, died Monday at St. Luke Living Center in Marion, where she lived for a couple of months.

She was born Nov. 22, 1923, at Ramona and graduated from high school there in 1939. She and her husband, Victor, farmed in the Lost Springs area for a number of years. They later moved to Lyons where they owned and operated a motel, and moved later to Buhler where Doris worked as a supervisor in a grain sack factory.

In 1985 she moved to Marion where she was a member of Our Savior Lutheran Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Victor; a son, James LeRoy Bernhardt; and a daughter, Maxine Mueller.

She is survived by a sister, Edwina Wendt of Hope.

Her funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Marion. Interment will follow at Lewis Cemetery, Ramona.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at Zeiner Funeral Home, 205 Elm St., Marion.

A memorial fund has been established for Our Savior Lutheran Church.

Last modified Feb. 28, 2013