Delphine C. Peintner, 87, died Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2011, at Presbyterian Manor of the Plains, Dodge City.


     Delphine C. Peintner, 87, died Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2011, at Presbyterian Manor of the Plains, Dodge City.
     She was born Sept. 9, 1924, at Offerle to Ben and Helen (Schreck) Indiek. On Oct. 22, 1947, she married Hugo Peintner at Windthorst. He preceded her in death on July 10, 1995.  
     She was a secretary for the Windthorst and Spearville School Districts for many years. Delphine was also a volunteer with Hospice of the Prairie in Dodge City.
     Mrs. Peintner is survived by two sons, Robert Peintner and wife, Jolene, of Spearville and Gary Peintner and wife, Jody, of Holyoke, Colo.; two daughters, Linda Sanko and husband, Don, of Hays and Jan McConnell and husband, Jeff, of Marietta, Ga.; 11 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; three brothers, John Indiek of Offerle, Tony Indiek of Spearville and Victor Indiek of Corona Del Mar, Calif.; and a sister, Esther Andre of Dodge City.
     She was preceded in death by her parents and two sisters, Clarine Durler and Berna Donnermeyer.
A Daughters of Isabella rosary will be at 4 p.m. today at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Spearville A vigil service will follow at 7:30 p.m. at the church. The funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the church, with the Rev. Ted Stoecklein presiding. Burial will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery in Windthorst.
     Memorials are suggested to the Holy Cross Cemetery or Windthorst Heritage in care of Swaim Funeral Home, 1901 Sixth Ave., Dodge City, KS 67801.  Thoughts and memories may be shared in the online guest book at www.swaimfuneralhome.com.