E. Dolores (Nielsen) Armbrust

ARMBRUST, E. Dolores (Nielsen) Aug 28, 1928 – Nov 15, 2013 Surrounded by family, Dolores peacefully left us on November 15th, 2013. She is survived by husband of 65 years, Willis H. Armbrust; son, Scott Armbrust (Nancy); grandsons, Matthew Armbrust and Kurt Armbrust (Holly); daughter, Amy Armbrust; grandsons, Adrian Dykstra and Jake Dykstra; sister, Lorraine Barton; brother, Marty Nielsen (Diana); brother-in-law, Dwayne Armbrust (Nancy); many nieces and nephews. Dolores was a life-long Millard resident, active in St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Millard. She fostered and promoted agriculture to others through her leadership in 4-H, Grange involvement and serving as an officer for the Nebraska Holstein Association. Dolores and Willis were a nationally recognized dairy farm couple. They were partners in the Willis Armbrust Sales Service for over 35 years. The Armbrusts spearheaded the YMCA project by donating the land for the Armbrust Family YMCA at 168th and Q Street. Dolores served on the Midland Lutheran College (Fremont, NE) Board of Trustees, Foundation Board and was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Law Degree by Midland Lutheran College in 2001. She served on the boards of numerous other community organizations including PEO and Daughters of the Nile. Dolores enjoyed an active life spending the summers in Door County, WI with friends and family, playing bridge, entertaining, dancing, snow skiing, cruising and traveling. Dolores lived by “The community has been good to our family, now it is time to share with the community.” The family will receive friends Sunday, November 17th from 3pm to 6:30pm at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 13271 Millard Ave., followed by PRAYER SERVICE at 6:30pm at the church. SERVICES Monday, November 18th at 10:30am, St. Paul’s Lutheran Church. Internment, Evergreen Memorial Park. Memorials are suggested to Armbrust YMCA, Midland University, or St. Paul’s Lutheran Church Memorial Fund.

HEAFEY-HEAFEY-HOFFMANN DWORAK & CUTLER Mortuaries and Crematories 7805 West Center Road Omaha, Nebraska 68124 (402) 391-3900

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