Delphine Rae “Dee” Wuerch, age 70, of Richmond, Indiana, died Friday, August 20, 2021, at home surrounded by her family.

Born June 13, 1951, in Kalamazoo, Michigan, to Rex S. and Elizabeth E. Force Bergman, Dee moved to Richmond in 1980. She enjoyed being a teacher for 40 years in Michigan, Richmond, and Lynn, Indiana.

Survivors include her sons, Jim (Sook-Kuan Loh) Wuerch of Sunnyvale, California, and Eddie (Kayoko Komatsubara) Wuerch of Indianapolis, Indiana; brother, Lewis Bergman of Greenville, Michigan; and many friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 39 years, George J. Wuerch, who died December 8, 2019, and parents.

There will be no public services for Delphine Rae “Dee” Wuerch. Arrangements are being handled by Doan & Mills Funeral Home, 790 National Road West, Richmond.

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