A Mass of Christian Burial was held Wednesday at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Buckman, with Fr. Kenneth Popp officiating.
Jeanette “Jet” was born Dec. 6, 1944, in Long Beach, California to Don and Thelma (Lebel) DeBerry. She grew up in California and graduated from Oxnard High School in Oxnard, California. She was employed at 3M in Camarillo, Calif., before marrying James Hoheisel Sept. 26, 1964. The couple made their home in Oxnard where they lived for eight years. The couple moved to Minnesota and settled on the farm in Hillman Township where they farmed and raised their family. Jet enjoyed playing cards and shaking dice at Bottom’s Up in Buckman. She also enjoyed reading, spending time with friends and family and volunteered at the Pierz Villa. She was a member of St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Buckman.
Left to cherish her memory are her husband, James Hoheisel of Hillman; children, Michele (Scott) Theede of Hillman, Tracy (Shawn Smart) Schmidt of Crosslake, Casey Kalis of Rice, Christine Lesch of Pierz and Matthew (Katie) Hoheisel of Hillman; siblings, Donald (Laura) DeBerry of Fallon, Nev. and Monte (Lyn) DeBerry of Kaysville, Utah; grandchildren, Dusty (Julie) Hoheisel, Jesse Thommes, Lauren Schmidt, Kendra Lesch, Carter Geise, Westin Hoheisel and Ellie Hoheisel; great-grandchildren, Asher Hoheisel and Hallie Hoheisel.
Jet was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Sandra Woolworth; great-granddaughter, Maya Hoheisel; and niece, Denise DeBerry.
Emblom-Brenny Funeral Home