Delores Stender to note 90th birthday with family


Delores “Tootie” Stender of Maysville will celebrate her 90th birthday with a family dinner at the Maysville Fire Station.

Delores Mordhorst was born Sept. 29, 1929, in Davenport. She married the late Otto Stender on June 28, 1947, at St. Mark Lutheran Church in Davenport.

She was employed at Mundy’s and was engaged in farming, retiring in 1982. She was also a self-employed seamstress until this year.

She has been a member of a bowling league and a 4-H leader, and enjoys sewing and watching "Wheel of Fortune."

She is the mother of Wes (Kay) Stender of Walcott, the late Sharon Low, and the late Cindy Stender.

Her grandchildren are Troy (Tina) Stender, Jill (Bernie) Moore, Shawn (Lynn) Stender, Sarah Low (Mark White), John (Dee Dee) Low, and Dawn (Konrad) Kraklio. She has 12 great-grandchildren, two step-great-grandchildren, and one step-great-great-grandson.