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Lola Goertz

Lola Goertz

Aug 9, 1930 - Jun 26, 2024

Lola Goertz, 93, of Riverton, Wyoming passed away at her home on Wednesday, June 26, 2024. Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 13, 2024, at Davis Funeral Home, with burial to follow at Mountain View Cemetery. A carry-in dinner will follow at the Church of the Nazarene, located at 408 W. Sunset.


Lola Louise Goertz was born August 9, 1930 in Hulett, Wyoming to Clyde Lemrick and Hester Lemrick, the youngest daughter of nine other siblings. She grew up in the Devil’s Tower Region, and later married Jack G. Goertz on October 7, 1948.  They moved to Riverton and initially lived on First Street, moved to 17 Mile Road, then 905 East Roosevelt, then moved to their current address 932 Westview Dr in 1972. 


They were active members of the Nazarene Church.


Lola worked as a Short Order Cook for Jefferson School, Ranch Kitchen, Coffee Cup Café, Teton Hotel, Legion Club, and the Sky Club.


She enjoyed cooking and playing piano.


Lola is survived by her son, Rodney Jay Goertz; daughters, Sandra L. Gross, Christine M. Rakisits and Paula E. Lane; nine grandchildren; and twelve great grandchildren and eleven great great grandchildren.


She was preceded in death by her siblings; and husband, Jack Goertz


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Services under the direction of The Davis Funeral Home, Crematory