Dorothy L. (Mrs. Wesley) Schutte, age 92, of Beemer, Nebraska passed away on Friday, November 3, 2017, at Bergan-Mercy Hospital in Omaha, NE. Memorial services will be on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at Zion-St. John Lutheran Church, rural Wisner, NE. Interment will be in the Zion Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation will be on Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Minnick Funeral Home in Wisner and will continue on Saturday from 9 a.m. until the time of the service at the church. Minnick Funeral Home in Wisner in charge of arrangements.
Dorothy Lucile (Biermann) Schutte was born on May 12, 1925 on the family farm in Wayne Co., NE to William F. and Frieda (Launhardt) Biermann. On May 31, 1925, she was baptized and later confirmed on April 2, 1939 by Pastor F.G. Schaller at Trinity Lutheran Church, Altona, NE.
On April 21, 1957, she was united in marriage to Wesley Schutte. The couple made their home on a farm south east of Wisner, NE.
Dorothy was a member of Zion-St. John Lutheran Church, rural Wisner, its Ladies Aid and enjoyed volunteering at Zion-St. John Lutheran School.
Husband- Wesley Schutte of Beemer, NE
Daughter- Rachel and David Macklin of Bancroft, NE and family-
Jason and Melissa Macklin and children-Grace, Blake & Clare
Joel and Sara Macklin and children-Libby, Megan, Anna, Lauren & Avery
Joy and Cletus Nolting and children-Audra, Alix & Andie
Son-Ray Schutte of Beemer, NE
Son-Paul and Lori Schutte of Beemer, NE and family-
Michael and Lindsey Schutte
Brothers- Herb Biermann of Wayne, NE
Paul and Lavon Biermann of Wayne, NE
Walter and Sandra Biermann of Wisner, NE
Sister-in-law- Darlene Biermann of Wayne, NE
Brother-in-law-Bob Strelow of Oakridge, OR
Numerous nieces and nephews also survive Dorothy.
She was preceded in death by her parents, son-Lee on Sept. 3, 1988, sisters- Esther and Vern Meyers, Ellen Strelow, brothers-George and Elaine Biermann, Carl and Doreen Biermann, and a sister-in-law-Karen Biermann.