|Birth: ||Sep. 22, 1940|
|Death: ||May 21, 2011|
Alice E. Booton, 70, of Firth died Saturday, May 21, 2011, at a Lincoln hospital.
She was born on Sept. 22, 1940, at Beatrice and grew up in the Holmesville area and graduated from Holmesville High School in 1959. She married Glen Booton on Aug. 27, 1961, at the First Christian Church of Beatrice. They were former residents of Lincoln and Cortland and have lived in the rural Firth area since 1971. She worked as a nurse aide at the Lutheran Hospital in Beatrice and at the Bryan Hospital in Lincoln. She also worked at Telex Communications of Lincoln. She started baking and decorating wedding cakes out of her home and also worked at Sunrise Bakery for 18 years until retiring in 2007. She enjoyed her grandchildren, helping other folks and her farm animals.
Survivors include her husband, Glen of Firth; four sons, Jeff Booton and wife Kim of Beatrice, Dale Booton and wife Cheryl of Raymond, Kelly Booton and wife Jill of Lehigh, Kan. and Gary Booton and wife Tina of Firth; seven grandchildren, Tara of Columbus, Lisa of Raymond, Paige, Alyssa and Leah of Lehigh, Kan. and Aimee and Will of Firth; three step-grandchildren and four step-great-grandchildren; five brothers, Charles Lineweber and wife Imojean, Wayne Lineweber and Kenneth Lineweber all of Beatrice, Robert Lineweber of Casper, Wyo., Ray Lineweber and wife Margreta of Lincoln; six sisters, Ruth Hagemeier and husband Lynn of Clay Center, Leona "Lee" Clark and husband Edward of Grand Island, Ann Schoenweis, Genevieve Eckhoff and Rosemary Wohlers all of Beatrice and Joyce VanWinkle of Puyallup, Wash.; numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles C. and Bertha Ruter Lineweber, one brother Richard Lineweber and one sister, Dorothy Mulder.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, May 25, 2011, at 10:30 a.m. at the First Christian Church of Beatrice with Pastor David A. Bigley officiating. Burial will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Firth Cemetery. A memorial has been established to the First Christian Church. The body will lie in state at the Fox Funeral Home from 1 p.m. Monday until 9 p.m. Tuesday and then at the church one hour preceding the service on Wednesday. The family will meet and greet relatives and friends Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. A family prayer service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday in the basement of the church. A guestbook for signatures and messages of condolence is available online at www.foxfuneralhome.net. Fox Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Created by: Don
Record added: May 24, 2011
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