Doris Putzier was born September 5, 1933 in Mitchell to George and Mabel (Elkire) Rehling. She was a long time resident of Mitchell and in 1995, moved to Rapid City, where she cared for her great grandchild, Zachary. She celebrated her 79th birthday on September 5th with friends and family.
Survivors include her children, Nancy and Craig Meinke; Jan and Bill Bollock; Don and Darla Putzier and Dan Putzier; a sister, Loretta Weeldreyer; several grandchildren and great grandchildren and special friend, Gail Klug.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, “Pike,” a son Bryan Putzier; one sister and two brothers.