Dolores E. Renberger, 89, of McPherson, passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 7, 2016, at her home in McPherson. She was a homemaker and was co-owner of Renberger Jewelers, working alongside her husband, Dale.
Dolores was born on October 15, 1926, in Otis, KS, the daughter of David and Erna (Busick) Reissig Nuss. She graduated from LaCrosse High School in 1944 and attended Kansas Wesleyan University, Salina.
On July 14, 1945, Dolores was united in marriage to Dale E. Renberger in Tucson, AZ. He preceded her in death on February 5, 2009.
She was an active member of First Baptist Church, serving on many boards. She was on the Serving and Hospitality committee and the Decorating committee. She was a member of the choir and American Baptist Women. She and Dale also went on several mission trips.
Survivors include: son, Terry Renberger and wife, Estelle, of McPherson; daughters, Linda Freeland and husband, Dave, of Salina, KS, and Alana Schafer and husband, Larry, of Salina, KS; eight grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by husband Dale, the love of her life; her parents; and three brothers, Donald, Hubert, and Dwayne Nuss.
The funeral service will be at 10:00 AM, Saturday, April 16, 2016, at First Baptist Church with Rev. Andrew Currier officiating. Burial will follow at McPherson Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Friday, April 15, at Stockham Family Funeral Home with the family receiving friends from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM.
Memorial donations may be given to First Baptist Church in care of Stockham Family Funeral Home, 205 North Chestnut, McPherson, KS 67460. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Dolores E. Renberger please visit our Sympathy Store.