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Lois E. Bisenius 1928-2016

Jun 28, 2016

A Mass of Christian Burial for Lois E. Bisenius of Emmetsburg was held Monday, June 27, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Emmetsburg. Celebrant was the Rev. Clem Currans.

Interment was in St. John’s Catholic Cemetery, Emmetsburg. The Martin-Mattice Funeral Home in Emmetsburg was in charge of arrangements.

Lois Eva Bisenius, daughter of Leroy and Evelyn (Kunz) Leuer, was born March 10, 1928 in Mallard. She received her education in Mallard, graduating from Mallard High School.

On April 14, 1948, Lois was united in marriage to James W. Bisenius at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Mallard. To this union five children were born. She and Jim made their home in Emmetsburg where they owned and operated a Real Estate and Insurance business for many years.

Lois was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church and church circle in Emmetsburg.

Lois passed away Thursday, June 23, 2016 at Emmetsburg Care Center in Emmetsburg, at the age of 88. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, James; a brother, John Leuer; and a sister, Mary Roberts.

She is survived by her children, James (Jane) Bisenius of Schaller, Jerry (Peg) Bisenius of Atkinson, NE, Linda (Clint) Thompson of Twin Lakes, Donna (Tim) Vala of Portland, TX and Rick (Candy) Bisenius of Emmetsburg; 12 grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; sisters, Arlene Zimpleman of Williamsburg, and Pam Ellis of Omaha, NE; as well as many other relatives and friends.

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