Nancy K Beck
November 25, 1951 - January 2, 2022

Nancy K Beck

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Nancy K. (Schafer) Beck, age 70, of Scribner
passed away Sunday, January 2,2022, at Methodist Fremont Health

Nancy was born November 25, 1951, at West Point Memorial Hospital to Kenneth and Frances 'Meyer' Schafer. She was raised on the family farm south of Scribner. Nancy graduated from Scribner High School in 1970. After high school, she attended CE School of Commerce, in Omaha from 1970-1971. Nancy married Donald Beck on June 9, 1979. Nancy and Don have been life-long Scribner residents. Together they raised 3 children, Stacey, Stephanie, and David.

For 30 years, Nancy babysat for families in the community. She also spent many hours doing her crafts and needlepoint projects for her grandchildren, family, and friends. Another passion for her was baking, especially cutout cookies for every holiday. She spent many hours with the grandkids doing baking and crafts that were shared with the family. Another pastime she enjoyed was doing puzzles. She loved attending her grandkids sporting events and programs. Her love for kids also was shared with many Sunday School and Bible School students at St. Peter's Lutheran Church.

Survivors include:
Spouse- Donald
Stacey (Troy) Harrifeld and their children Paxton and Mara of Lincoln
Stephanie (Darren) Rangeloff and their children Wyatt, Emma, and Garrett of Scribner
David (Dawn) Beck and their children Calli, Bensen, and Eli of Fremont
Sisters - Diane Hansen of Norfolk
Karen (Kevin) Morrison of Scribner
Brother - Randy (Linda) Schafer of Scribner
Brother-in-law - Dean Beck of Scribner
Sister-in-law - Janet Beck of Omaha

Nancy was preceded in death by her parents, in-laws, sister-in-law Joan Beck, brothers in-law Duane Beck and Marlin Hansen.

The funeral will be 10:30am, Thursday, January 6, 2022 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Scribner. Burial will follow in the Scribner Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the Scribner Volunteer Fire and Rescue Squad. Visitation will be Wednesday from 3pm to 8pm with the family present from 5pm to 8pm at Ludvigsen's Scribner Funeral Chapel.

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Wednesday, January 5, 2022
3:00pm to 8:00pm
Ludvigsen's Scribner Funeral Chapel
509 Main St.
Scribner, NE  68057
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Wednesday, January 5, 2022
With family present from 5-8pm
Ludvigsen's Scribner Funeral Chapel
509 Main St.
Scribner, NE  68057
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Funeral Service
Thursday, January 6, 2022
St. Peter's Lutheran Church
600 Baker Street
Scribner, NE  68057
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Scribner Cemetery
Scribner, NE  68057


  1. Darla Nemec
    Our hearts go out to you. Nancy was always so kind and such a sweet person! She will be missed by all who were lucky enough to know her! We are thinking of you and sending love, hugs and prayers from Minnesota.
  2. Sheri Nemec
    Thinking of and praying for all of you during this difficult time. Nancy was always such a sweet person and she will be missed by all.
  3. Mark Branderhorst
    So sorry for you lose I send my sympathies to all of your family.
  4. Kathy Olmsted-Backhus
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you now and always. Cherish the memories and keep them close to your heart.

    Ken & Kathy Backhus
  5. Janet Beck
    Donnie, Stacy,Steff,David and Families

    May the prayers of all who care for you sustain you and give you strength in the midst of these sorrowful days.
    Nancy will truly be missed.
    With deepest sympathy!

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