bridgman funeral home and cremation service company logo
jones mortuary company logo

The areas only locally owned and operated funeral home. Our family honoring your family. 


Delores Aringdale

Delores Ann Aringdale (Doremus)

Sunday, December 1st, 1940 - Thursday, December 31st, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Delores Aringdale, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been submitted for approval. There may be a delay before posting.

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Delores Aringdale

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Delores's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Delores's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist


Delores (Dee) A (Doremus) Aringdale, 80, of Gering, passed away on Thursday, December 31, 2020 at Heritage Estates in Gering. At her request, cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held at 10:00 am on Saturday, January 9, 2021 at the First United Methodist Church in Scottsbluff with Pastor Craig Collins officiating. Inurnment will follow at West Lawn Cemetery in Gering. Social Distancing and Facemasks are required. Memorials may be given in Delores’s honor to the Scottsbluff First United Methodist Church. Online condolences may be left online at . Services will be livestreamed through Scottsbluff Methodist Church Facebook page and web page
Delores was born on December 1, 1940 to Arthur and Anna Mae (Jenkins) Doremus at Polk, NE, the oldest of four sisters. She attended a one-room school in Polk until 8th grade and graduated from Polk High School in 1959. She married Gary Aringdale on May 29, 1960 in Polk, NE. After several moves to CO, NE, WY, SD & ND in the early years, they settled in Scottsbluff and Gering in 1968. They were blessed with three children-daughters, Lynn & Luray and son, Leslie.
Delores enjoyed her work as an office assistant/bookkeeper for Lockwood’s, Kizzire Chev (now Team), Tru Green Lawn Care & KSTF. Due to a few health issues, she was forced to retire early in 1993.
Delores was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Scottsbluff. She enjoyed singing and was a member of Sweet Adelines. Delores and Gary loved to square dance and were members of the Bluffs Strutters, earning and collecting many badges over the years. They were very active members of the local Eagles club, helping with Bingo every Tuesday and served as president of the Auxiliary for a year. Delores always attended the many activities of her children, loved to garden, reading, sewing & crafting, especially counted cross stitch.
Delores is survived by her children Lynn Ehmen of North Platte, NE, Luray (Larry) Neuwirth of Scottsbluff and Leslie (Marilyn) Aringdale of Aurora, NE; grandchildren Jamie (Kelly) Williamson, Colleen (Aaron) Race, Elli (Bobby) Murray, Jennifer (Troy) McDonald, Amber (Josh) Young, Brandon (Danielle) Payne & Ashlie Adams; 12 great grandchildren; sister Jolene Lingwall of Gering, Uncle Dale (Marilyn) Jenkins and many nieces & nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her husband Gary in 2016, parents Art & Anna Mae Doremus, sisters Dianne Bohne & Carole McDonald, son-in-law Dennis Ehmen and nephew Jeff Lingwall.
The family would like to give special thanks to Dr. Brittany Eirich, Mary Adams and especially all the staff at Heritage Estates for the extra special care and love over the past few years.
Read Less

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Delores Ann Aringdale (Doremus), please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Delores

Service Details

  • Service

    Saturday, January 9th, 2021 | 10:00am
    Saturday, January 9th, 2021 10:00am
    First United Methodist Church
    2002 4th Avenue
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Pastor Craig Collins
  • Interment

    West Lawn Cemetery
    1100 Cemetery Road Hwy 92
    GERING, NE 69341
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Delores here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Dean Johnson sent flowers to the family of Delores Ann Aringdale (Doremus).
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Dean Johnson

Posted at 06:35pm
Dee was a very loving mother to me thru one of my high school years when life just wasn't so great. She welcomed me openly and always showed the kind of love I always thought a mother should show. I am forever grateful for her kindness and will always hold her dear in my heart.
Dean Johnson

Dean Johnson

Posted at 05:29pm
Thank you for welcoming me into your home and the many loving memories.
Flower Image

Dean Johnson purchased flowers for the family of Delores Aringdale. Send Flowers


Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: