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Ethel C. Stuehmer

Ethel C. Stuehmer
February 10, 1928 -  July 12, 2020

Ethel Stuehmer, age 92, of Scribner passed away on July 12th at the Hooper Care Center.

Ethel was born at home in Cuming County on February 10th, 1928, to Adolph and Alma Hilbers Havekost. She attended rural elementary school and graduated from Scribner High School in 1945. She married Stanley Stuehmer on August 29th, 1948 at St. Johnís Ridgeley Lutheran Church. The couple farmed west of Scribner before moving to Scribner in 1992.

She was baptized and confirmed at St. Johnís Cuming County line. Ethel was a member of St. Johnís Ridgeley Lutheran Church where she sang in the choir and was an active member of the WELCA. She enjoyed playing cards and reading.

Survivors include: husband, Stanley Stuehmer, four sons, Wayne(Linda)Stuehmer of Hooper, Keith(Diane)Stuehmer of Lincoln, Curtis Stuehmer of Scribner, Mark Stuehmer of North Bend, daughter Nancy(Steve) Boschen of Broken Bow; two sisters, Elvera Davis of Fremont, Betty(Howard) Siegfried of Tulsa, OK; a brother, Milton Havekost of Fremont; sister-in-law, Delores Dunker, 8 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Mildred Sorenson and Dolores Suhr , one brother, Donald Havekost , brothers-in-law, Lloyd Stuehmer, Lyle Davis, Lenard Suhr , Don Sorenson and Wilbur Paasch: sisters-in-law, Marcella Paasch and Bonnie Havekost.

Controlled visitation following CDC Directives (masks strongly suggested) will be Thursday, July 16th from 5-8 p.m. at Ludvigsenís Scribner Funeral Chapel in Scribner.

A private family-only funeral service will be held Friday, July 17th at St. Johnís Ridgeley Lutheran Church.

In lieu of plants/flowers, the family would prefer that you give memorial money to St. Johnís Ridgeley Lutheran Church or Hooper Care Center.

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