Deloris F. McDermott, age 94, of Fremont died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019, at home.
Deloris was born March 6, 1924, in Orchard, Nebraska, to Leonard and Edna (Morlan) Walton. She was raised in Orchard where she graduated high school. She married Roland F. (Mac) McDermott on Feb. 19, 1949, in Valley. The couple lived in Norfolk and Lyons before eventually settling in Fremont. For 16 years, Deloris worked at Pendleton Woolen Mills. After her retirement Deloris enjoyed bowling and camping. She loved to bake cookies, which she did frequently for the Telephone Pioneers of America Club and Trinity Youth Bake Sales.
Deloris was a member of the Telephone Pioneers of America Club in Fremont.
Survivors: daughter, Linda McDermott of Fremont; son, Robert (Lorna) McDermott of Omaha; daughter-in-law, Susie McDermott of Fremont; 5 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews.
Deloris was preceded in death by her husband Mac in 1986, son Jim in 2006 and three brothers, Delaine, Wilford and Gordon Walton.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Fremont with the Rev. Dan Heuer officiating. Burial will follow in Memorial Cemetery. Visitation at the Ludvigsen Mortuary Chapel in Fremont will be Monday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. with the family present from 5-7 p.m. Memorials are suggested to Trinity Lutheran Youth or the Fremont Seventh-Day Adventist Church.
Online guestbook at www.ludvigsenmortuary.com.