OBITUARY: Delores Faye ‘Dede’ Nitsch Rothermich


Delores Faye “Dede” Nitsch Rothermich passed away on Wednesday, February 22, 2023 at age 72.

Dede was born in Beloit, KS to Winifred Lonberger and Eugene Nitsch.

She married Stanley Rothermich and took great joy making a home for him and their family. She enjoyed cooking for her family, playing board games, and solving puzzles. She loved to travel and especially enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and spoiling them.

She is survived by her husband of 51 years: Stanley Rothemich; children: Erica (Bryan) Nale and Michael Rothermich; grandchildren: Kayleigh Rothermich, Mandi Rothermich, Anderson Nale, and Audrey Nale; and sisters: Jolene (Bob) Daugherty and Linda Gotham.

She is preceded in death by her son Shawn Christopher Rothermich, parents Winifred and Eugene Nitsch, and sister Bette Hyten.

The Celebration of Life, conducted by Brother Scott Moore, is 6 p.m. Friday, March 3, 2023 in the chapel of Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN.

Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN, 615.444.9393.


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