Lorene Withouse

Lorene Margaret Withouse, 95, of Owensville, died Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, at Gasconade Manor in Owensville.

She was born Jan. 4, 1923, to Curtis and Martha (Moman) Shockley, in Belle.

She was united in marriage to Kenneth Withouse, Nov. 16, 1940, at Steelville.

Lorene was a member of the First Christian Church of Belle and attended there for over 70 years. She was a member of the “Willing Workers” at the First Christian Church. She enjoyed gardening and taking care of her family. She was a member of the Belle Bridle & Saddle Club.

She was preceded in death by husband, Kenneth; parents, Curtis and Martha; son, Christopher Withouse; sons-in-law, Ronald Aytes and LeRoy Dohse; brothers, Clarence, Clyde and Clinton Shockley; and sisters, Etta Rowe and Grace Campbell.

She is survived by children, Patricia “Pat” Dohse of Owensville, Peggy Aytes and special friend, Glenn Aytes, of Owensville, Mike Withouse and wife Mary of Evanston, Wyo. and Suzanne Hoffman of West Jordan, Utah; grandchildren, Mark Dohse and wife Christine and Matthew Dohse and wife Laurie, all of Union, David Aytes, Steven Aytes and Curtis Aytes and wife Christina, all of Owensville, Rachel Pearson and husband Chance of Westminister, Colo., Gabriel Withouse and wife Krista of Whitewater, Colo., Nathaniel Withouse and wife Michelle of Fruita, Colo., Jesse Withouse and wife Angela of Parachute, Colo., Michael Withouse and Kelsey of Tomball, Texas, Larry Hoffman of West Jordan, Utah, Amelia Hoffman of West Jordan, Utah, and Tyler Withouse of Evanston, Wyo.; and 19 great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation was held Tuesday, Oct. 23, at Gottenstroeter Funeral Home of Owensville.

Funeral services will be (today) Wednesday, Oct. 24, at 10:30 a.m. at the Gottenstroeter Funeral Home Chapel in Owensville with Rev. Nick Geisert officiating. Burial will be at Liberty Cemetery in Belle.

Arrangements entrusted to Gottenstroeter Funeral Home, Owensville.