Wayne Earl Deinert was born May 25, 1940 in Mitchell to Ernst and Lorraine (Buhmann) Deinert. He attended country school and graduated from Mount Vernon High School in 1958. He served with the 665th Unit of the Mitchell National Guard for six years. On November 5, 1967 he married Dorothy Geidel. Wayne spent his entire life farming in Beulah Township. Farming, raising animals and the outdoors were his passions and Wayne loved to share these passions and his time with his family and grandchildren. He was a member of Zion Lutheran Church.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy, two children: Shelly (Ron) Brockhaus, Bellevue, NE and Shawn Deinert, Loveland, CO and three grandchildren: Trevor, Connor and Chloe.
Memorials are preferred to Mission Central, LCMS World Mission, 40718 Highway E 16, Mapleton, IA 51034.