7/6/1923 – 1/8/2018
Deloris was born on July 6, 1923, in Magnolia, IA to Steve and Inez Stebbins .She grew up in Iowa and moved to Omaha, NE in her early 20’s. She met and married Sam Navarrette and they had four children. She enjoyed staying home with her children and the many vacations they took to Colorado. She was a homemaker until the age of 42 when she went to work for Immanuel Hospital as a nurse’s aide. She worked at Immanuel for 23 years and retired at age 65.
She loved watching baseball and sitting in the sun. Her favorite teams were the Atlanta Braves and the Kansas City Royals. Her favorite players were Chipper Jones and George Brett. She spent many Mother’s Day in Kansas City watching the Royals play, soaking up the sun.
Another love was dancing, especially the polka with her sisters at their favorite place “Poopsie’s”. She is probably doing the polka in Heaven with her Mom and Sisters!
She loved and was very proud of her Grandchildren and her Great-Grandchildren and always enjoyed watching them at their activities.
She was preceded in death by parents, grandparents, 1 son, 5 brothers and 5 sisters. Survived by Sons: Dick (Corky), Steve (Julie); Daughter Karen (Rich) Sandberg; 5 grandchildren: Jason, Jennie, Jamie, Sean and Blair; 5 great-grandchildren: Owen, Colin, Alison, Theodore and Tate; 1 brother, 4 sisters; many nieces and nephews.
Visitation 5:00 – 7:00 PM Tuesday (1/16/2018) at Roeder Mortuary 2727 N. 108th Street Omaha, Nebraska; Memorial Service 11:00 AM Wednesday (1/17/2018) at Trinity Lutheran Church 6340 N. 30th Street Omaha, Nebraska.
Memorials to Trinity Lutheran Church