Herfel, Lois H.
96, of Phoenix, took Gods Hand and joined her beloved husband, Ray on Wednesday, July 8, 2009. Lois was born on Walkers Island, in Rural South Sioux City, Nebraska on June 13, 1913 to Ira and Eve Tunnicliff Waddell. Lois married Ray Herfel on April 8, 1933 in Sioux City, Iowa. Lois is survived by sons, Jack Herfel of Las Vegas, Nevada, George Herfel of Queen Creek, Arizona, Daughters Helen Koskovich and husband Floyd of South Sioux City, Nebraska and Janice Akins and husband Leonard of Phoenix, Arizona; 13 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren, 9 great, great-grandchildren, a cousin Mildred Burkes of Tuscumbia, MA and a special lifelong friend Helen Conway. A Memorial Service will be at 3:00 pm, Tuesday, July 21, 2009 at Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home, 4800 E. Indian School Road. Special thanks to Hospice of Arizona. In lieu of flowers, please plant a tree in remembrance. Lois will love this. Trees were one of her favorite things.