Doris passed away on November 19, 2017 surrounded by her family in San Diego, California. She lost her long battle with illness. Doris was born in De Smet, South Dakota. In about 1950 she meet Jerry at 4-H camp in Madison and they were married in 1963. Soon after their marriage they moved to San Diego, courtesy of the Navy. While in San Diego, their daughter Rhonda and son Scott were born. Doris lived the rest of her life in San Diego. She worked at Coronado Hospital in the OB department for 40 years. Doris and her family also attended Nestor United Methodist Church for over 40 years where she was active in the United Methodist Women’s group. Doris enjoyed reading, sewing, travelling in their motor home, and square dancing with Jerry.
She is survived by her husband, Jerry Wienk, daughter Rhonda Aragon, son-in-law Denis Aragon and their kids Nicole Jackson (husband Jason), Jenifer Aragon, Destiny Aragon, son Scott Wienk, daughter-in-law Shona Haupt-Wienk and their kids, Ashlyn Wienk, Tyler Hyle and Dylan Hyle, brother Dennis Uphoff, his wife Sandy Uphoff and their son Neil Uphoff. She was preceded in death by her parents Josephine and Marvin Uphoff.