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Doris Janet (Lyon) Tenley

December 18, 1932 ~ December 18, 2020 (age 88)

Obituary

Doris Janet Tenley, 88, of Stanwood, entered into her eternal rest on her birthday, December 18, 2020, in the comfort of her home with her family at her side. Visitation will be held on Monday, December 21, 2020, from 4:00 – 7:00 pm, Fry Funeral Home, Tipton. The funeral service will be held Tuesday, December 22, 2020, 10:00 am, Fry Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Stanwood Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Everett Husmann, Eddie Husmann, Mark Lyon, Richard Lyon, Roger Zirkelbach, and Tony Wagner. In lieu of flowers, memorials for the Union Church, Fire and Ambulance Services of Stanwood may be sent to 401 West Street, Stanwood, Iowa 52337. Online condolences may be shared at www.fryfuneralhome.com.

Doris, daughter of Edgar and Gladys Lyon, was born on December 18, 1932 in Linn County, Iowa. She graduated from Wyoming High School and was married to Dean Allen Tenley on August 18, 1965. Doris was a farmwife and a child care provider, a member of the Stanwood Union Church and the Union Church Circle. Doris was known for her quick-witted comebacks, love of birds, many years of childcare and her “beautiful” decorated yard. She enjoyed quilting, garage sales, collecting cookie jars, puzzles, Christmas and all kids, especially her grand and great grandkids.

Doris is survived by her children; Dee Ann Koberle of Stanwood, Donna (Garret) Moenk of Monticello, Diane (Paul) Feuss of Oxford Junction, Deborah (Richard) Meyer of Mechanicsville, Denise (Wade) Engelkens of Stanwood and David (Ginger) Tenley of Clarence; sister, Pat (George) Zirkelbach, sister-in-law Pat Lyon,  and her brother Darwin (Darlene) Lyon; 16 grandchildren and 14 1/2 great grandchildren. Doris was preceded in death by her parents, husband (July 17, 2012) grandson-in-law, Troy Brown; and siblings, Margaret Pegariek, Norma Tenley, Eugene Lyon, Robert Lyon, Kenneth Lyon and Elaine Husmann.

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Services

Visitation
Monday
December 21, 2020

4:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Fry Funeral Home
220 E. 6th Street
Tipton, IA 52772

Funeral Service
Tuesday
December 22, 2020

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Fry Funeral Home
220 E. 6th Street
Tipton, IA 52772

Committal
Tuesday
December 22, 2020

11:30 AM
Stanwood Cemetery
209 E. Broadway Street
Stanwood, IA 52337

Please note
web address for live feed of Doris Tenley's funeral service is the following: https://youtu.be/TXOEJNTwi8Q For the funeral service, there will be audio, however, we will have to mute during the three separate songs that are scheduled to play during the service. You will be able to hear the clergy and speakers, but not the three songs.
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