Doris J. Tarnick

Doris J. Tarnick

September 3, 1935-December 27, 2019

Doris J. Tarnick, 84, of Omaha, formerly of Fullerton, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Friday, Dec. 27, 2019, at the Josie Harper Hospice House in Omaha.

Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 2, at St. Peter's Catholic Church in Fullerton, with Rev. David Fulton officiating. Burial will follow at St. Peter's Catholic Cemetery in Fullerton. Visitation will be from 3-5 p.m. with a 5 p.m. rosary service on Wednesday, Jan. 1, at St. Peter's Catholic Church. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to St. Ann's Altar Society of Fullerton, St. James Catholic Church in Omaha, or Josie Harper Hospice House in Omaha.

Doris was born Sept. 3, 1935, to Thomas and Barbara (Miller) Prososki in Osceola. When Doris was six, her parents moved the family to a farm near Fullerton, where Doris graduated high school in 1952. She completed secretarial college in Omaha, and on Aug. 23, 1958, she married Raymond Tarnick. In 1964, they made their home on a farm southeast of Fullerton.

She is survived by her six children: Charles (Rose) Tarnick of St. Paul, Geri (Rob) Schmid of Omaha, Ranee (Greg) Hellbusch of Lincoln, Jim (Kourtney) Tarnick of Fullerton, Aimee (Chris) Chard of Hudson, Wisconsin and Andrea Tarnick of Lincoln; 14 grandchildren; her sister, Patricia (Gene) Koza of Silver Creek; and many other family members and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband; infant son, Gerard Thomas; brother, Marvin; and sisters, Sally Haiar and Rose Yrkoski.

Palmer-Santin Funeral Home

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