Doris Marie Folkers Obituary

Date of Birth:

Sunday, July 1st, 1928

Date of Death:

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

Funeral Home:

Betzer Funeral Home
118 S 2nd Street


Doris Marie Folkers, 84 of Rural Delavan died at her home on Thursday, April 25, 2013 of natural

causes. Doris was born July 1, 1928 in Walworth Co.WI the daughter of Reinhold and Dagmar

(Olsen) Schoenbeck. She married Gordon Folkers, August 14, 1954 in Ellkhorn, WI. Doris farmed

the Folkers Family Farm from 1954 to 1986. She then worked for ECM for 15 years in Elkhorn. Doris

was a devoted grandmother and a extraordinary Gardner. She is survived by her husband, Gordie

of Delavan and two sons, Greg (Susan) Folkers of Darien and the Brian Folkers of Delavan.

3 grandchildren, Jennifer, Amber and Cody. 1 great grandchild, Aubrey. 2 sisters, Ruth Munger of

Burlington, WI and Grace Schoenbeck of Elkhorn. She was predeceased by one grandchild..

Funeral Services will be 10:30am Monday, April 29, 2013 at the Delavan United Methodist Church

with the Rev. Stan Curtis officiating. Burial will follow in Spring Grove Cemetery. Visitation is from

9am to 10:30am on Monday, at the Church. Memorials may be made to the Methodist Church. Betzer Funeral

Home of Delavan. .

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