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Lois Selzer

Thursday, November 12, 2009

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Lois Selzer
Graveside services for Mrs. Lois Selzer, 78, of Windsor, Colo., formerly of the Everly and Peterson areas, will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 13, in Oakland Cemetery in Peterson.

Visitation will be from 4-6 p.m. Thursday at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Women's Shelter in Greeley, Colo.

Mrs. Selzer passed away Thursday, Nov. 5, 2009, at North Colorado Medical Center in Greeley.

Lois Louise (Schoenewe) Selzer was born March 6, 1931, in Clay County, Iowa. Lois was raised in the Peterson and Everly area by her mother, Katherine (Schoelerman) Schoenewe. Lois graduated with Everly High School's class of 1948.

Lois met Kenneth Selzer while she worked as a waitress at Robert's Café in Everly. Lois and Ken were married on Jan. 28, 1950, in Tama, Iowa. Lois and Ken lived their early married years in Everly and and eventually built their first home just outside of Spencer. Lois worked as a homemaker and caretaker of their three children and was a member of Hope Lutheran Church in Everly. Ken and Lois moved several times in the 1970s, living in the cities of Greendale, Wis.; Schuyler, Neb.; Greeley, Colo.; and finally settling in Windsor, Colo.

Lois was preceded in death by her mother; and brother, Bob Schoenewe.

Left to cherish her memory are her husband, Kenneth of Windsor, Colo.; her children: son, Kenneth James (Jim) of Haddonfield, N.J.; daughter, Judy Aikin and her husband, Terry of Des Moines, and son, Jerry and his wife, Jacqueline of Windsor, Colo.; her two grandchildren: Maddy and Katie Selzer of Windsor Colo.; other relatives and friends.

Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.