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Jeanette Mayberry

Dec. 3, 1934-Oct. 11, 2008

Jeanette D. Mayberry, 73, of Detroit Lakes, died Saturday, October 11, 2008 at her home.

Jeanette Dolores Mayberry was born to Joseph and Mabel (Westgard) Vogt on Dec. 3, 1934 in Detroit Lakes. She grew up and received her early education in Richwood. While in her teens, Jeanette moved with her family to Detroit Lakes, where she completed her schooling. Jeanette married Conrad Lundberg in Detroit Lakes in 1954. They moved to Hibbing, Minn., where they started their family. They later returned to Detroit Lakes, where they divorced.

Jeanette married Johnny Mayberry in 1961. They lived in Fargo prior to returning to Detroit Lakes in 1964. Johnny died in 1972.

Jeanette was a member of the VFW, had worked for Becker County in the 1970s and did daycare for many years. Her hobbies included sewing, embroidery, quilting, watching soap operas, doing puzzles, gardening, playing bingo and going to the casino. She also loved houseplants and spending time with her family.

Jeanette is survived by her ten children, Connie Klopka of Detroit Lakes, Joe (Annette) Lundberg of Detroit Lakes, Terri (Robin) Branchaud of Lake Park, Rusty (Aurora) Lundberg of Highmore, S.D., Darcy (Lance) Szathmary of Wadena, LouAnne (Curt) Mayberry of Blackduck, Minn., Doyle (Jean) Mayberry of Lake Park, Valerie (Tim) Dixon of Detroit Lakes, Elizabeth Westlie of Callaway and Billy (Lavonne) Mayberry of Detroit Lakes; 25 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; four brothers, Richard (Penny) Vogt, residing in Alaska, Russell (Vicki) Vogt, Norman (Dorothy) Vogt and George (Sylvia) Vogt, all of Detroit Lakes; as well as many nieces and nephews.

Preceding Jeanette in death were her husband, Johnny; grandson, Nathan Mills; her parents; brother, Joseph Kenneth Vogt; and sister, Carol Olds.

Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 15 at the David-Donehower Funeral Home in Detroit Lakes and again for one hour prior to the service at the church on Thursday.

Funeral services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 16 at First Lutheran Church in Detroit Lakes, with the Rev. Wade Dutton officiating. Interment will be in Oak Grove Cemetery, Detroit Lakes.

The David-Donehower Funeral Home in Detroit Lakes is serving the family. An online guestbook is available for signing at