Douglas A. Lueders, 66 of Texas formerly of Wakefield and Wisner
A service celebrating the life of Douglas A. Lueders, 66 of Texas, will be Monday July 8th at 10:30 AM at
Christ Lutheran Church, Wisner
, NE. A time of fellowship will follow the services. Inurnment
will be at 1:30 PM at Wakefield Cemetery, with Military honors conducted by the Wisner
VFW. Memorials may be left to the Douglas Lueders
Memorial Fund, C/O Speer
Funeral Home PO Box 27, Aledo, IL 61231.
Doug died on Monday, June 10, 2013 at Baylor Hospital in Dallas, Texas.
Doug was born on March 27, 1947 in Wakefield, NE to Delbert
and Eunice (Brown) Lueders
. He was a 1965 graduate of Wakefield High School then attended Wayne State College before enlisting in the United States Air Force. He married Patricia Jorgensen in 1967. Two daughters were born to this union, Shannon, while stationed in Germany, and Nicole after returning to Nebraska. He Married Gisselle
Koch in 1987.
Doug Owned Lueders
Oil Co. in Wisner
with his brother, Wayne until 1982. He then enjoyed his 30 year career in landscape design in Lincoln, NE; Knoxville, TN and Dallas, TX. Doug enjoyed socializing with friends, hunting, golfing and Nascar
. He especially enjoyed his many canine companions.
Those left to cherish Doug’s memory include his wife, Giselle; his daughters: Shannon (Brian) Lininger
of New Boston, IL and Nicole (Jeremy) Joy of Aledo, IL; 5 grandchildren: Morgan, Victoria & Connor Joy and Collin & Brooklyn Lininger
; step-daughter, Brigitte (Gregory) Shamoun
; step-son, Aubre
(Connie) Kent and step-grandson, Alex Shamoun
; Sister, Laurie (Bill) Dicke
of Lincoln, NE; Brother, Wayne Lueders
, NE and a Half-brother, Anthony (Emi) Lueders
stationed with the Navy in Japan.
Doug was preceded in death by his father, Delbert Lueders
; mother and step-father, Eunice & Hugh Kohlmeier