Cover photo for Doris P Zoerb's Obituary
Doris P Zoerb Profile Photo
1919 Doris 2019

Doris P Zoerb

February 3, 1919 — October 17, 2019

Doris P. Zoerb age 100, of Homestead Assisted Living of Kearney NE. passed away Thursday, October 17, 2019 at the Brookestone View in Broken Bow, NE.

Funeral services will be Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at the Berean Bible Church City Campus located at 604 South H St Broken Bow, NE with Pastor Irv Jennings officiating.  Burial will be in the Rose Hill Cemetery in Callaway, NE.  Memorials are suggested to Homeward Trail Bible Camp.  A visitation will be held Monday, October 21, 2019, from 3 to 7 p.m., with family greeting 5 to 7 p.m. at the Berean Bible Church City Campus.  Govier Brothers Mortuary are in charge of arrangements.  Online condolences can be left at

Doris was born February 3, 1919 in Arnold, NE to Fletcher and Leana (Hongsermeier) Turley.  Doris was raised Lutheran; she later attended the Mason City First Baptist Church.

Doris was raised on a farm between Arnold and Callaway.  After attending school in Arnold Doris married Marvin P. Zoerb on July 3, 1936.  To this union one son was born, Gary Jay.

Doris helped her husband on the farm, she also raised chickens and tended to a big garden.  She loved canning tomatoes, green beans and canned the best sour kraut in the county.  In later years she couldn’t wait to help family can sweet corn.  She loved sewing and making Quilts, she made many beautiful quilts for her family.  Doris loved spending time with her family.  Her great and great-great grand children were the loves of her life.

She loved going to Storm Hockey games with her Grandson and his wife, at 100 she was Storms Oldest fan.  She always looked forward to her yearly Combine rides and was still climbing that Combine ladder at 99 years young.

Doris is survived by son Gary (Gail) Zoerb of Arnold, grandsons Dean (Julie) Zoerb of Minden, Dale (Linda) Zoerb of Litchfield, 11 great grand children and 14 great-great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews, cousins and friends.

Doris is preceded in death by her husband Marvin, parents Fletcher and Leana Turley, sister Ruth Lloyd, brother Tim Turley, and one grandson Dan Zoerb.


To order memorial trees in memory of Doris P Zoerb, please visit our tree store.


Visits: 6

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree

Send With Love

Send With Love