Delphine “D.I.” Goeke passed away suddenly on June 21, 2008 in Houston, Texas after a brief illness at the age of 86.
D.I. was born May 15, 1922 in Kenney, to Emanuel and Clara Wesatzke Goeke. He enlisted in the army and served in World War II. After returning from the service,
he married Doris and worked for and returned from Mosher Steel. After retiring he and Doris loved to travel and spend time with their family.
He was preceded in death by his wife Doris, his parents Emanuel and Clara Goeke, and a brother Rogers Goeke.
He is survived by his sister and brother-in-law Vera and Dennis Remmert of Bellville, sister Evelyn Kehrkorn of Bellville, son and wife Dell and Becky Goeke of
Houston, granddaughters Whitney and Brittany, grandson and wife Ryan and Alliey and great granddaughter Alana and numerous nieces and nephews.