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Delores J. (Bockerstette) Goens

February 7, 1946 ~ April 16, 2020 (age 74)


Delores J. (Bockerstette) Goens, 74, of Fairview, Kansas passed away Thursday, April 16, 2020.

Delores was born February 7, 1946 to Frank and Anna (Lackey) Bockerstette in Sabetha, Kansas.  She attended school in Sabetha and graduated with the class of 1964.  She was united in marriage to Larry Goens on June 10, 1963 at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Sabetha.

Delores worked various jobs throughout her life, including Hallmark, the Port of Entry, Fountain Villa and Buzz’s Cafe.  She retired in 2008 from SKF Chicago Rawhide in Seneca, Kansas.  She also enjoyed sewing, quilting, cooking, baking and camping with friends.  Delores was a member of the BPW, Venture Touring Society, the Moose Lodge of Topeka and Good Sam’s Club.

Delores was preceded in death by her parents.

She is survived by her husband, Larry Goens of Fairview, KS; two sons, Brian (Jennifer) Goens of Liberty, MO and Brad Goens (Andrea Aeschliman) of St. Joseph, MO; three grandchildren, Megan Goens, Aaron Goens, and Zachary Goens all of Liberty, MO; two sisters, Mildred Emme of Phoenix, AZ and Norma (Mike) Salter of Sabetha, KS; and one brother, Gene (Peg) Bockerstette of Cut Off, LA.

A Private Family Service will be held with a Celebration of Life to follow at a later date.  Inurnment will be made in the Seneca Cemetery in Seneca, KS.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Valley Hope in Atchison, sent in care of Popkess Mortuary, 823 Virginia St., Sabetha, KS 66534.  

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