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Delores Irene Sale

May 6, 1930 — May 22, 2021

Delores "Dee" Sale, 91, of Cozad, died May 22, 2021 at Emerald Nursing and Rehab, Cozad.

She was born May 6, 1930, in rural Ansley, Nebraska to Fred E. and Laura G. (Patrick) Norden.

She married Elvon Jack "Shorty" Sale on September 18, 1946, and they settled in Cozad in early 1950. She worked as a waitress at Norm's Cafe and The Dixie Inn and then later as an employee at the F & S Meat Packing Company, all located in Cozad. She attended the First Church of the Nazarene in Cozad.

She is preceded in death by her husband, E. Jack Sale; two sons, Merle Dean Sale and Billy Eugene Sale; her parents and all 9 of her siblings, Emma, Helen, Mary, Paul, Walter, Max, Delsie, Anna and Katherine; and son-in-law, Rev. Jerry McGuire.

Survivors include two daughters, Clare McGuire of Belton, TX and Barbara Schultz of Olathe, KS; one daughter-in-law, Sandra (Sale) Kvanvig of Mullen, NE; seven grandchildren, Sherry (Joel) Haber of Albion, NE, Jamie (Brenda) Sale of Sergeant Bluff, IA, Paul McGuire of Midland, TX, Jeremiah (Kristen) Schultz of Gardner, KS, Matthew (Shelly) Sale of North Platte, NE, Malana Miller of Temple, TX, Nicole Schultz of Olathe, KS, and many wonderful great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren, and lots of other family and friends that will miss her dearly.

Online condolences may be shared at The family is requesting that in lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Delores Sale Memorial Fund at First Church of the Nazarene, PO Box 168, Cozad, NE 69130. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, June 26, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at First Church of the Nazarene in Cozad with Pastor Susan Sukraw officiating. Burial will follow at Cozad Cemetery. Berryman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Saturday, June 26, 2021

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