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Delores (Dee) M. Hojnacke

September 29, 1931 ~ April 28, 2020 (age 88)



Delores “Dee” Magdalene (Spiering) Hojnacke, age 88, of Clark, SD, passed away on Tuesday, April 28, 2020, at Avantara Clark Nursing Home, where she was a resident for seven years. A private Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 2, 2020, at Christ the King Catholic Church in Webster, SD. Fr. Melvin Kuhn will be the celebrant.


Burial will be at St. Otto’s Catholic Cemetery in Webster.


Delores was born on September 29, 1931, to Elvy and Laura (Geis) Spiering in Day County, SD. She attended country school in Day County. Delores helped out on the family farm and later she became a nanny. On October 24, 1959, she was united in marriage to Francis “Fritz” Hojnacke. They had two children, Dianne and Alan. The family lived in Vermillion, SD. Delores was a nanny and had a daycare for 32 years. She enjoyed fishing, playing cards, crafts and Bingo. The couple retired in 1988 and then moved to Watertown, SD. Delores was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Watertown.


Delores is survived by her children, Dianne Prince of Toronto, SD and Alan (Melody) Hojnacke of Clark, SD; nine grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Felix (Jannell) Spiering of Webster, SD and Raymond (Bernice) Spiering of Aberdeen, SD; and one sister, Carol Robinson of Roslyn, SD.


She was preceded in death by her husband, Francis; her grandson, Jeremiah Prince; her parents; and four brothers.
















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Funeral Service
May 2, 2020

10:00 AM
Christ the King Catholic Church
1101 E 1st St
Webster, SD 57274

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