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Delbert Thiesen

Delbert D. Thiesen, 68, of Goessel, died Sept. 14 in rural Goessel.

Born Aug. 18, 1942, at home in rural Goessel, to Daniel and Esther (Franz) Thiesen, he was a machinist and scrap metal buyer.

He was married to Marjorie Boelk and was a member of St. Luke Presbyterian Church of Newton.

His wife preceded him in death earlier this year.

Survivors include two sons, Duane of Gainesville, Texas, and Darryl of Goessel; two daughters, Tammy Boon of Bismarck, N.D., and Daynna DuFriend of Andover; two brothers, Kenneth of Doland, S.D., and Alvin of rural Goessel; three sisters, Lucille Base of rural Tampa, Geneva Price of Newton, and Evalena Androes of Walton; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Services will be at a later date.

A memorial has been established with AGAPE Senior Center of Goessel.

Last modified Sept. 23, 2010