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Dorene Hoschouer - May 05, 2011


Dorene was born July 19, 1917 to Calvin and Edith (Fitzgerald) Rucker in rural Hayes County.
Dorene attended school in Hayes County and graduated from Hayes County High School in Hayes Center. She graduated from Greeley State College in Greeley, Colo. with a degree in elementary education.
Dorene taught school for over 30 years. She taught rural schools in Hayes and Chase County. She taught school for 10 years at Imperial Grade School and taught 10 years at Greeley, Colo. Elementary Schools.
On Aug. 13, 1943 Dorene was united in marriage to Lewis Hoschouer in McCook. To this union twin daughters, Karen and Sharon were born in Denver, Colo.
While in Greeley, Colo. Dorene was a member of Our Savior’s Lutheran Church and belonged to the pitch and pinochle card clubs of the Church.
She was a member of the Retired Teachers and Greeley Elks Club. In McCook she was active at the Heritage Senior Center.
Dorene enjoyed golfing, playing cards, bowling and dancing. She enjoyed sewing for herself and family.
Dorene was preceded in death by her husband, Lewis; daughter, Sharon Frakes; sister, LaVonne Allen; brother, Vernon Rucker; and her parents.
She is survived by daughter, Karen Radenslaben and husband, Richard, of Lincoln, Neb.; five grandchildren; nine great grandchildren and one great granddaughter.
Memorials may be given to the Heritage Senior Center or to McCook Christian Church.
Funeral services were held Monday, May 2, 2011, at 2 p.m., at McCook Christian Church in McCook with Pastor Clark Bates officiating.
Burial followed in the Hayes Center Cemetery.
Friends may sign her book at the funeral home or send condolences online at www.carpenterbreland.com.
Carpenter Breland Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.