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Max Gordon Lienemann

Thursday, August 21, 2003

LOVELAND, Colo. -- Max Gordon Lienemann, 69, died Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2003, at the Hospice Care Center in Loveland, Colo., of lung cancer.

He was born June 11, 1934, to Fred and Charlotte (Ruhs) Lienemann in Leoti, Kan. He graduated from Wilsonville High School in 1951.

In November 1955, he enlisted in the Air Force.

In February 1956, he married Caroline Jean Wolfe of Wilsonville. After four years in the service, the couple moved to Pacific Junction, of Iowa and worked for Western Electric. They then moved to Oxnard, Calif., where he worked for the United State Postal Service. In 1976, the couple moved to Ft. Collins, Colo., then to Loveland. He retired from the postal service in 1996.

He was preceded in death by his parents; grandparents; and one sister, Alta Bae Orvis.

Survivors include two sons, Kendall Lienemann and wife, Denise of McCook and Bennett and wife, Tarra Lienemann of McCook; two daughters, Brenda and husband, David Higgins of Loveland and Kimberly and husband, Frank Bryant of Bartley; three brothers, LeeRoy and wife, Gwen Lienemann of Oxnard, Darlo and wife, Flosie Lienemann of Gibbon and Don and wife, Laura Lienemann of Commerce City, Colo.; one sister, Opal and husband, Elmer Heater of Akron, Colo.; 11 grandchildren and two step-grandchildren.

Graveside services are Saturday, 12 p.m., at Wilsonville Cemetery.

Cards of condolences will reach the Lienemann Family at PO Box 263, Bartley, NE 69020.