Delores K. Weigel

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Delores K. Weigel, age 98, of New Hampton, IA passed away on Friday, October 1, 2021 at New Hampton Nursing and Rehab with her family by her side. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:30 AM on Monday, October 4, 2021 at Holy Family Parish with Father Brian Dellaert celebrating. Burial will take place at Calvary Cemetery in New Hampton following the funeral mass. Visitation will be held from 4:00-7:00 PM on Sunday, October 3, 2021 at Conway-Markham Funeral Home in New Hampton with a 7:00 PM Scriptural Wake Service. Visitation will continue at the church one hour prior to the funeral mass on Monday. Online condolences may be left at Memorials may be directed to the family. Delores Kathryn was born December 21, 1922, the daughter of Henry and Elsie (Heiselman) Cutsforth in New Hampton. After graduating from New Hampton High School in the class of 1941, Delores furthered her education by attending teacher’s school at Upper Iowa University. She returned to her home area and taught country school at Jacksonville Township. On April 12, 1945, Delores was united in marriage to Joseph “Joe” Weigel in Hugo, OK while Joe was in the service. The couple returned to New Hampton to raise their children, Dianne and Terry. On June 16, 1949, Joe died unexpectedly in an accident. On November 6, 1952, Delores was united in marriage to Gerald Weigel at St. Joseph Catholic Church in New Hampton. The couple welcomed their daughter, Shirley “Duce.” Delores worked at St. Joseph Hospital in the Laboratory and eventually worked as a cook for the New Hampton School District until her retirement. Delores loved caring for her family! She enjoyed gardening, cooking, baking and especially visiting with family and friends. Her faith was very strong and raised her family to have the same faith! Delores is deeply missed by her children, Dianne Wilson, Terry (Pat) Weigel and Duce (Ovey) Johnson all of New Hampton; her grandchildren, Jim Wilson of Kensett, IA, Dave (Jamie) Wilson of New Hampton, Mike (Shanna) Wilson of Mountain Grove, MO, Amy (Larry) Laures of Alta Vista, Carrie (Luke) Baldwin of Jesup, IA Joe (Barb) Weigel of Cedar Falls, IA, Matt (Lourdes) Johnson of Wielerbach, Germany and Jennifer (Wes) Busch of Rochester, MN; 19 great grandchildren; one great-great granddaughter; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death her parents; her two husbands, Joe and Gerald Weigel; her great granddaughter, Lynn Laures; siblings, Ruth Frese, Madonna Miller, and Dorothy Junko and her in-laws.

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  1. 💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔 Duce Johnson I’m thinking of you!!!!! I love you all!!!!!

  2. Dianne, Terry and Pat, Duce and Ovey, and your families have our sympathy. She was such a pleasant person. May she Rest In Peace.

  3. Duce, Terry and Diane & families, Sympathy and prayers to all. Delores was such a pleasant lady to visit with. She enjoyed a wonderful , long life May she rest in peace.

  4. So very sorry for your loss. A long time ago, I got to visit with Delores when she worked for the New Hampton school lunch program and I was new in the superintendent’s office. She was so nice to me. Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers

  5. Terry & Pat, Duce & Ovey, and Dianne, so sorry to hear about Delores. She was a sweet lady! My sympathy to you and your entire families. Prayers!

  6. Thoughts and prayers to all of Delores’s family. Will always remember her sweet smile and loved her laugh!

  7. We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ Conway-Markham Funeral Home – New Hampton

  8. Delores was a sweet lady and always in a bubbly mood. She raised a beautiful family, and I am sure the memories will live on. Prayers and Hugs for all her family. Marie Ferrie and Randy and Mary Jane Leach

  9. My Deepest Sympathy to Deloes’s family, she will be greatly missed. Prayers and Thoughts are with you at this difficult time of Loss of loved one.

  10. Our sincere condolences to all of the family. Always had the best visits with Delores. Good memories of her and Gerald. Louise and Donn Harris

  11. Our sympathies with thoughts and prayers. She was such a nice lady and enjoyed visiting with her.

  12. Our deepest sympathy for all of you. Your mother was the sweetest person and I enjoyed her twinkle and her smile! our prayers are with you!

  13. What,a wonderful person Delores was. I knew her and her sister’s and,enjoyed doing their hair. We shared a lot together and I felt like part of their family. I would stop and,see Delores when I would be back to Iowa from NC. May God give you all the strength you need,at this time. Delores will truly be missed. May she rest in peace and enjoy her time with her family in heaven. My thoughts and prayers,are,with you all.

  14. Sorry I am late with sending my sympathy. Delores was a wonderful friend to all the Gorman’s as she grew up. Jack had many stories of the Cutsforth girls. As I got in the Gorman family Deloes was a very caring lady. My she rest now in peace.

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