Denise A. Wellensiek, age 64, of Syracuse, Nebraska passed away Oct. 11, 2017. She was born on Dec. 30, 1952 in Harlan, Iowa, to Darwin and Arlene (Andersen) Warner.

Denise was preceded in death by her father, Darwin Warner.

She is survived by her husband of 31 years, Karl Wellensiek; son, Eric Wellensiek; her mother, Arlene Warner; sister, Beverly Courtney, and her husband, Ray; brothers, Dennis Warner, and his wife Linda, and Allan Warner, and his wife Linda.

A memorial service was to be Saturday, Oct. 14, at 11:30 a.m., at Hoy-Kilnoski Funeral Home and Crematory in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Burial will take place in the Harlan Cemetery in Harlan. Memorials may be directed to the Nebraska Children’s Home in Denise’s honor.