Sally Mae Duensing, 85

Sally Mae Duensing, 85
June 19, 1936 – March 22, 2022

Sally Mae (Miller) Duensing, 85, of Council Bluffs, passed away March 22, 2022, in Altoona. The family will receive visitors from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. prior to Funeral services will be April 2 at Faith Lutheran Church in Council Bluffs, 2100 South 11th Street, with Rev. Ronald Rosenkaimer officiating. The family will receive visitors from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., prior to the services. Burial will be at Lewis Township Cemetery. A luncheon will follow internment at Faith Lutheran Church.

Sally was born June 19, 1936, in Glenwood to Howard and Edith (Sullivan) Miller. She graduated from Glenwood High School in 1954 and attended the School of Comptometry in Omaha.

Sally worked as a secretarial bookkeeper for Ed Phillips and Sons Distillery, where she met her future spouse. She was united in marriage to Roy Fredrick Duensing on September 27, 1957. She was a longtime member of Faith Lutheran Church, Council Bluffs.

Sally was preceded in death by her husband, Roy; her parents; her in-laws, Edward and Leona (Rupprecht); two sisters, Mary Lou Hakenson (Clayton) and Nancy Lincoln (Frank); her brother, Richard Miller.

She is survived by her daughters Brenda Wood (Dan) of New Market, Audrey Duensing-Werner (Ron, deceased) of Seward, Neb., and Rochelle Clifton (Joel) of Altoona; her favorite grandchildren Devon Wood, Sydney Anderson (Brendan) and Spencer Clifton; her sisters Joyce Chambers (Walter) and Patty Cundall (Gordon Abel); and sister-in-law, Ardis Roh (Robert, deceased); and numerous nieces and nephews.

Memorials are to be directed to the family.

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