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Theresa M. Ney 1916-2015
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Theresa M. Ney 1916-2015

HOISINGTON — Theresa M. Ney, 98, beloved wife, mother, and grandmother, died April 30 at Golden Living Center, Wilson.  Born Aug. 8, 1916, she was the daughter of Paul Dolechek, Sr. and Anna (Weber) Dolechek.
On Sept. 24, 1940, she married Kenneth A. Ney in Dubuque.  He died Feb. 9, 1988.
A homemaker, Theresa was a lifetime resident of the Hoisington area.  She was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, the Altar Society and the Daughters of Isabella. Theresa was an avid bowler and bingo player.  She enjoyed the outdoors and working on the farm.

Survivors include: four children, Merlin Ney and wife Bonita of Russell, Shirley Ney of Aurora, Colo., Kathy Hutton and husband Robert of Denver, Colo., and Kenny Ney of Hoisington; sister-in-law, Teresa Dolechek of Hoisington; eight grandchildren, Bruce Ney, Kevin Ney, Merl Ney, Jason Ney, Jared Ney, Jessica Berberich, Scott Hutton and Stacey Kerns; 13 grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, three brothers, Leo Dolechek, Paul Dolechek, Jr., Joe Dolechek; and two sisters, Katherine Lang and Rose Miller.

Vigil with rosary service will be 7 p.m. Monday, May 4, at Nicholson-Ricke Funeral Home Chapel.  Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, May 5, at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church celebrated by Fathers Pascal Klein and Ultan Murphy.  Burial will follow in St. John Church Cemetery. Friends may call 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday and 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday. Memorials may be made to St John the Evangelist Catholic Church or Foundation Fighting Blindness, in care of Nicholson-Ricke Funeral Home, P.O. Box 146, Hoisington KS 67544.  Condolences may be sent and notice viewed at

Funeral arrangements provide by
Nicholson-Ricke Funeral Home*
P.O. Box 146
Hoisington KS 67544
Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, May 3, 2015