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Phebe Lurana Lewis Steinbrink
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Birth: Nov. 27, 1877
Cass County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Mar. 15, 1946
Elwood
Gosper County
Nebraska, USA

Phebe Lurana (Lewis) Steinbrink, daughter of, Perry Dewitt and Martha A. (Shaw) Lewis.

Phebe Lurana Lewis married Frederick C.L. Steinbrink on November 10, 1898 in Elwood, Gosper Co., Nebraska.

Phebe Lurana Lewis siblings are:

James Lewis
George Lewis
Oliver Lewis
Anna Lewis

Phebe Lurana Lewis and Frederick C. L. Steinbrink children are:

George Henry Steinbrink b. 1899
Myrtle Emiline Steinbrink b. 1901
Emily Ruth Steinbrink b. 1903
Infant Son Steinbrink b. 1905
Alice Irene Steinbrink b. 1907
Elda Marie Steinbrink b. 1909
Leo Ernest Steinbrink b. 1912
Velma Louise Steinbrink b. 1914
Charles Frederick Steinbrink b. 1917
Earl Perry Steinbrink b. 1920

Death Comes to Mrs. Steinbrink After Long Illness

Death came to Mrs. Phoebe Steinbrink Friday at 1 o'clock at her home in Elwood, at the age of 68 years, three months and 16 days, following a long illness. In 1938 she became afflicted with arthritis and was confined to a wheel chair until 16 months ago when she became bedfast and since that time had slowly declined in health.

Phoebe Lewis was born in Cass county, Nebr., November 27, 1877. With her parents she moved to a farm in Phelps county about 1882 where she grew to womanhood. On November 10, 1898 she was united in marriage to Fred E. Steinbrink of Elwood. To this union were born ten children, George H. of Loomis, Mrs. Dewey Smith of Elwood, Mrs. C. H. Dreher of Hastings, Miss Elda Steinbrink of North Platte, Leo E., Velma, Charles F., and Earl, all of Elwood, who survive her. She is also survied by three stepchildren, James C., of Kenesaw, Mrs. B. B. Laughter of Alexandria, Va., and Mrs. Emil Dreher, of Elwood, She was preceded in death by her husband, who passed away January 3, 1942, and two children, and infant son and a daughter, Emily.

She is also survied by three brothers, James Lewis of Lewellen, George Lewis of Loomis, Oliver Lewis of North Platte, and one sister, Mrs. Anna Carlisle of North Platte; 21 grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.

Mrs. Steinbrink with her husband resided on a farm in Brace precint, 8 miles northwest of Elwood, for 44 years. Following the death of her husband she moved to Elwood where she had since lived.

In childhood she attended the Urbana church near her home in Phelps county and later united with the Christian church of Elwood, She was a faithful follower and her faith in her Lord gave her the courage and the strength to endure her suffering. In her long illness she was always cheerful and patient, and never complained or spoke unkindly to anyone.

Last rites were held Sunday afternoon at the Christian church, with Rev. Brownfield in charge. Mrs. Keith Leggott, Mrs. Wesley Fong, J. L. McKenzie and George Baisinger, accompanied by Mrs. J. B. Chambers, sang "Beautiful Isle of Somewhere," "Old Rugged Cross," and Under His Wings." Interment was made in the Elwood Cemetery.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Perry DeWitt Lewis (1852 - 1942)
  Martha Almira Shaw Lewis (1857 - 1911)
 
 Spouse:
  Frederick E. Steinbrink (1864 - 1942)*
 
 Children:
  George Henry Steinbrink (1899 - 1977)*
  Myrtle Emiline Steinbrink Smith (1901 - 1964)*
  Emily R. Steinbrink (1903 - 1928)*
  Infant Son Steinbrink (1905 - 1905)*
  Alice Irene Dreher (1907 - 1984)*
  Elda M. Steinbrink Burch (1909 - 2005)*
  Leo Ernest Steinbrink (1912 - 2008)*
  Velma Louise Steinbrink (1914 - 1999)*
  Charles Frederick Steinbrink (1917 - 1990)*
  Earl Perry Steinbrink (1920 - 1999)*
 
 Siblings:
  Phebe Lurana Lewis Steinbrink (1877 - 1946)
  Anna Gertrude Lewis Carlisle (1881 - 1968)*
  Mary May Belle Lewis DeVinny (1884 - ____)*
  James Rensselaer Lewis (1887 - 1966)*
  George H. Lewis (1892 - 1958)*
  Oliver Perry Lewis (1897 - 1965)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
MOTHER
 
Burial:
Elwood Cemetery
Elwood
Gosper County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: D 18 Old 2
 
Created by: Yvette Aune
Record added: Aug 31, 2009
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Phebe Lurana <i>Lewis</i> Steinbrink
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- Yvette E. (Byrum) Aune
 Added: Aug. 31, 2009
 
 
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