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Maxine B. Dickersbach

Visitation: Sunday, September 11, 2022, 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M., Peterson Mortuary, 212 S. Locust Street, Glenwood, Iowa.

Services: Monday, September 12, 2022, 10:30 A.M., Malvern United Methodist Church, 201 E. 5th Street, Malvern, Iowa.

Maxine Belle Dickersbach, 93 of Malvern, Iowa was born February 7, 1929 to Emil Theodore and Mildred Selinda (Samuelson) Doncheske in Rural Merrick County, Nebraska. She passed away at her home in Malvern, Iowa on September 7, 2022. Maxine was united in marriage to Otha Randall Dickersbach in Omaha, Nebraska. To this union three children were born, Glen, Steven and Valerie.

Maxine enjoyed being a farm wife along with gardening, baking, cooking, traveling and shopping. She also had beautiful flower beds around her home. She was a member of the Malvern United Methodist Church, the American Legion Auxiliary and the Highland Sewing Circle.

Preceding Maxine in passing were her parents, husband and brother LeRoy Doncheske. Survivors include her children Glen Dickersbach, Steven Dickersbach both of Malvern, Iowa; Valerie (Jim) Melton of Silver City, Iowa; granddaughter Megan (Charles) Ruff and their sons Graham and Brooks all of Glenwood, Iowa; sister Mary Naish of Wymore, Nebraska; numerous nieces, nephews and friends.

Interment: Malvern Cemetery, Malvern, Iowa.

Memorial donations may be directed to American Legion Auxiliary or Tunnel to Towers Foundation.

5 Condolences

  • Marilyn Dishong Posted September 9, 2022 10:03 am

    So sorry for the family loss, I love how spirited she was in life. She will be dearly missed by alot of people. I’m glad I had come to work for the family.

  • Manfred Posted September 9, 2022 3:26 pm

    My condolences, and more!

  • Ernest and Sherry Bloomer Posted September 9, 2022 8:53 pm

    So sorry for your loss love your friends and neighbors. The Bloomers

  • Lois Barnett Posted September 11, 2022 2:11 pm

    Our thoughts and prayers are with the Dickersbach family. Our heartfelt sympathy and may her memory be cherished for all she gave. Lois & Ed Barnett and family.

  • Allen Hall Posted September 11, 2022 11:21 pm

    Fond memories of Maxine and Otha for many years with Harry Hammond Post 520 of the Malvern American Legion and of worshiping with her at the United Methodist Church.. She was a great asset to our community and will be missed… RIP, Maxine….

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