Funeral services for Dorothy Henes, age 88, of Creighton, Nebraska will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, December 22, 2017, at Golgotha Lutheran Church in rural Wausa, Nebraska. Reverend Glen Emery will officiate, with burial in Golgotha Lutheran Cemetery in rural Wausa.
Visitation will be Thursday from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Brockhaus Funeral Home in Creighton.
Dorothy died Saturday, December 16, 2017, at Avera Creighton Hospital.
Dorothy Faye Henes, daughter of Walter and Martha (Scheer) Prischmann, was born April 8, 1929, at Creighton, Nebraska. She attended Creighton Public School and graduated in 1947. On May 31, 1953, Dorothy was united in marriage to William D. Henes, at Zion Lutheran Church. They were blessed with two children, Karen and Gene.
Dorothy lived in Creighton all of her life. She was a wife, mother, and seamstress. She was a member of Golgotha Lutheran Church in rural Wausa.
Dorothy is survived by her children, Karen (Dale) Riesberg of Crofton, Nebraska and Gene (Jean) Henes of Creighton, Nebraska; six grandchildren, Pat, Doug, Dani, Abby, John, and Emily; and four great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William; parents; sister; and brother.