Funeral services for Dwain Doerr, age 54, of Creighton, will be 2 p.m. Friday, August 16, 2019, at Golgotha Lutheran Church in rural Wausa, Nebraska. Pastor Jerome Leckband will officiate, with burial in Golgotha Lutheran Cemetery in rural Wausa.
Visitation will be Thursday from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the church.
Brockhaus Funeral Home in Creighton is in charge of arrangements.
Dwain died Monday, August 13, 2019, at Plainview Manor in Plainview, Nebraska.
Dwain M. Doerr, son of Martin and Phyllis (Jensen) Doerr, was born December 21, 1964, at Creighton, Nebraska. He graduated from Creighton High School in 1984. Dwain lived east of Creighton for most of his life. He enjoyed working on the farm with his parents and brother, Leroy.
Dwain spent the past seven years at a NorthStar group home in Bloomfield, Nebraska. He ran Dwain’s Party Line while he was living there and attended Earth Class in Yankton. He also loved going for rides in the country.
He was a member of Golgotha Lutheran Church in rural Wausa. While residing in Bloomfield, Dwain attended First Trinity Lutheran Church.
Dwain is survived by his mother, Phyllis Doerr of Creighton; sister, Linda Demerath of Plainview; brother, Leroy Doerr of Creighton; nephew and niece, Brent Demerath and Marie Demerath, both of Plainview; and extended family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, Martin; grandparents, George H. and Hattie Doerr and George and Lena Jensen; and brother-in-law, Richard Demerath.