King-Lynk Funeral Home obituary – Dolores H. Genck, 89, Donnellson

Dolores H. Genck, 89, of Donnellson, died Monday, October 26, 2020.

Dolores H. Genck, 89, of Donnellson IA, passed away on Monday, October 26, 2020 at 8:20 AM at her home.

   She was born on September 5, 1931 in rural Donnellson to Everett and Vera Reagan Shepperd. On April 30, 1949 she married John M. Genck in Ft. Madison and he passed away on November 28, 2013.  Dolores worked at several places including the Anthes hotel, Sylvania, Armour Dial and Garners.  Dolores enjoyed playing bingo and loved animals.

   Survivors include one daughter, Karen (Ben) Anderson of Donnellson; six grandchildren, Tom (Kelli Touch) Burch, Jason Burch, Thad (Kim) Sommers, Suzie (John) Roark, Billie McKeown and Jesse (Jessica) Genck; eighteen great grandchildren and seven great great grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and a son, Stephen.  

   The memorial service will be held on Friday, October 30, 2020 at 11 AM at King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory with Rev. Dean Graber officiating.  The family will meet with friends from 10 AM until the time of the service.  Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery.

   A memorial has been established for St. Jude Children’s Hospital or Shriner’s hospital and online condolences may be left at www.kinglynk.com   

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