Delbert Rhines Sr.

 

            Delbert Rhines Sr., was born February 28, 1942, in Fayette, Iowa: the son of Earl and Martha (Maser) Rhines. Delbert worked for AMPI as a truck driver hauling milk. In the last few years he was a chauffeur for the Amish. On September 11, 1974, he was united in marriage to May Necker in Fayette, Iowa. They were later divorced.
 
 Delbert passed away on October 10, 2009, at AllenHospital, at the age of 67. He is preceded in death by his parents and step father. Delbert is survived by three children; Delbert (Kathy) Rhines Jr. of Hazelton; Christina (Rhines) Johnson of Elgin, and Brian Rhines of Oelwein; legal guardian of Pamela (Dean) Dudley of Oelwein, Berry Schneider of Oelwein, and Vickie Beaulieau of Independence; three grandchildren, Trevor and Taylor Johnson, and Parker Rhines; two sisters: Donna (Mike) Pierce of Clarksville, Delores (Leonard) Williams of Waterloo, and many friends and family. Delbert will be deeply missed by all that knew him.
 
 Memorials may be directed to the family.

 

Visitation is from 10:30 am to 1:00 pm on Wednesday, October 14, 2009 at Geilenfeld Funeral Home with services following at 1:00 pm at Geilenfeld Funeral Home.  Burial will be at a later date  in Union Cemetery in Aurora, Iowa.

 

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carole dahlquist hess, Fayette class of on October 13, 2009 at 9:23 AM said:

My sincere condolences to the family for your loss.
B Moore Jr. on October 12, 2009 at 8:26 PM said:

Im sorry to here of your loss. I know Delbert had a big heart and would help anyone who needed a hand. He was a good man.
B Moore Jr. on October 12, 2009 at 8:26 PM said:

Im sorry to here of your loss. I know Delbert had a big heart and would help anyone who needed a hand. He was a good man.
Barry Zbornik on October 12, 2009 at 7:48 PM said:

Delbert was a memeber of our 1961 Fayette Iowa Class from 6-8 grade. http://www.iowaz.info/cardinals/cardinalclasses.htm

http://public.fotki.com/iowaz/fayette_iowa_high/

Our sincere condolences to the family members. Barry Zbornik Hannibal Missouri
Pam on October 12, 2009 at 5:47 PM said:

I want to say thank you Uncle Del for you and Aunt May being there and takin us kids in when no one else would. That means a lot and always will. Rest in peace.
Pam on October 12, 2009 at 5:44 PM said:

I want to say thank you Uncle Del for you and Aunt May being there and takin us kids in when no one else would. That means a lot and always will. Rest in peace.
T. Neill on October 12, 2009 at 5:33 PM said:

I am sorry for the families loss. I am friends with some of the family, though I never met this uncle I have heard alot about him.

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