Dorretta Margaret (Lemmer) Boehning

February 6, 1926 ~ November 19, 2020 (age 94)


Dorretta Margaret (Lemmer) Boehning  was born on February 6, 1926 in Buffalo, Nebraska to Edmund and Augusta Lemmer.   She married Leroy Fredrick Boehning on February 6, 1946 .  Their union was blessed with 7 children.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Leroy, her parents, 3 brothers, Henry Lemmer, Ivan Lemmer, and Jerome Lemmer, 1 sister Eva Mary Buckley, 2 grandsons, Joshua Boehning and Randy Boehning. She enjoyed gardening, sewing, cooking, painting, but most of all she enjoyed spending time with her family.  Dorretta was a loved and vital part of St. Paul Lutheran Church, VFW Auxiliary, and St. Paul Lutheran Church Ladies Aid ( LWML).  

She is survived by her children and their spouses, Karen & Jerry Wright of Gulfport, MS, Judy & John Lane of Canyon, TX, Clifford & Joyce Boehning of Amarillo, TX, MaryAnn & Wade Lewis of Killeen, TX. Mark & Deborah Boehning of Amarillo, TX, Dale & Jennifer Boehning of Canyon, TX, and Phillip & Barbara Boehning of Amarillo.   21 grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great-grandchildren and special friend, Dr. P.C. Hickman.

If you wish to remember Dorretta, memorials can be sent to LWML in care of St. Paul Lutheran Church or any charity of your choice.

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Funeral Service
November 24, 2020

2:00 PM
St. Paul Lutheran Church
2600 4th Ave
Canyon, TX 79015

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