Fanny “Delores” Wessel, 93, Holland

Fanny “Delores” Wessel, 93, of Holland, died Saturday (July 7) at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. She was born in Pike County March 1, 1925, to Blythe and Esta (Wininger) McCormick. She married Alfred Wessel July 16, 1979, at Augustana Church in Holland. He died in 2002.

Delores worked at General Electric and Leeds selling tools. She enjoyed traveling and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was a member of Augustana United Church of Christ and the Rockport Rebekah Lodge.

She is survived by one daughter, Patricia “Pat” Arterberry and husband Ronnie, Tell City; two step-daughters, Beth Gill and husband Mark and Brenda Kahle and husband Lynn, all of Holland; one brother, Robert (Doris) McCormick and wife Doris, Indianapolis; one sister, Roseanna Abrocrambie, Arizona; sister-in-law Barbara McCormick, Indianapolis; eight grandchildren, Randy and Tony Arterberry, Eric Shewmaker, Sheena Seger, Ty Kahle, Jenae Gill-Boeglin, and Chelsey and Shayla Gill; and seven great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Cynthia Barnett; and seven siblings, Ruth Harris, Anita Hilgeman, Velma Leslie, Betty Froman, Virginia Winter, Jessie Bauer, and Charles McCormick..

Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday at the Nass and Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg and from 9-10 a.m. Thursday at Augustana United Church of Christ. A Rebekah Lodge vigil will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Memorials can be made to Augustana Church. Online condolences can be shared at Funeral services at 10\ a.m. Thursday at the church with burial following in Augustana Cemetery. Pastor Debbie Roe will officiate at the service.

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