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Betty Wennstedt

Betty Wennstedt
August 22, 1925 -  December 1, 2018

Betty (Thompson) Wennstedt, 93,
of Fremont, died Saturday, December 1, 2018 at Nye Pointe in Fremont.

The funeral service will be on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 10 AM at the Ludvigsen Mortuary Chapel with the committal to follow in Ridge Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour before the funeral. Memorials are suggested to The Presbyterian Church.

Betty was born August 22, 1925 to Bill and Olga (Buhrig) Thompson. She received her schooling in Fremont and graduated from Fremont High School in 1943. She married Vic Wennstedt on November 24, 1946, after he had served 3 years in the Navy. To this marriage 3 children were born – David and twins Barbara and Brenda. Betty enjoyed camping, traveling, and watching her children’s, grandkids, and great grandchildren’s sporting events. Betty worked for 30 years as a secretary/bookkeeper for various places including the law offices of Sidner, Lee & Gunderson, The Presbyterian Church, Midland Lutheran College, and Memorial Hospital of Dodge County. Upon retirement she volunteered at the Low Income Ministry in several capacities for 23 years.

Betty is survived by her husband Vic, 3 children and spouses: David (Phyllis) Wennstedt of Omaha, Brenda (Bob) Hemje of Grand Island, and Barbara (Norm) Keimig of Minnesota, 8 grandchildren, and 19 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and brother William.

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