A funeral service for Dolores Henriette Hett, 97, of Canton, who died Monday, May 29, 2023 at Mercy Hospital, Moundridge, will be at 11 a.m. Monday, June 12, 2023, at Canton Community Church.
Interment will be in the Canton Township Cemetery.
Friends may call 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, June 11, 2023, at the church.
She was born Jan. 15, 1926, in Lehigh to Gustav and Louise (Schroeder) Wiederstein.
She was a retired nurse, having been employed for many years at McPherson Hospital, taking care of babies and their mothers.
On July 6, 1943, she was united in marriage to Donald D. Hett in Marion. He preceded her in death Sept. 17, 1999.
Dolores was a lifelong Canton area resident and was a devoted member of Canton Community Church.
Survivors include her children, Donetta (and husband Larry) Marston of Pratt, Donna (and husband Galen) Shields of McPherson, Dennis (and wife Jeanne) Hett of Canton, Danny Hett of Canton, Darla (and wife Daryl) Morris of Newton, and Darrin (and wife Terri) Hett of Canton; 20 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a son, Douglas Troy Hett; two daughters and their husbands, Diane and George Toews and Deanna and Clifford Bruce; a daughter-in-law, Debra Hett; four grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and two brothers, Milton and Verner Wiederstein.
A memorial has been established with the church in care of Olson’s Mortuary, Canton.