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Alma Elberta Thomson Caddy
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Birth: Apr. 22, 1922
Palmyra
Otoe County
Nebraska, USA
Death: May 15, 2011
Lincoln
Lancaster County
Nebraska, USA

Age 89. Lincoln, NE, formerly of Omaha. Departed from her family and friends. Her children and grandchildren were at her side. Alma married William (Bill) Joshua Eugene Caddy on August 24, 1944, and together they raised three children, Paula Sue (Caddy) Sitzman (Rick), Lance Joshua Caddy (Sheryl) and Gregg Thomson Caddy (Rebecca Nichol). Alma will be greatly missed by them and her grandchildren, Nicole (Sitzman) Johnson, Heidi (Sitzman) Prenosil (Matthew), Noel Caddy, Seth Caddy, Salome (Nichol- Caddy) Majeres (Chris) and Joshua Nichol-Caddy. She also had two great-
grandchildren, Alex and Taylor Johnson. Alma was born in Palmyra, NE. She was the eighth child of Herbert James and Blanche Mabel (Klinefelter) Thomson. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, five brothers and one sister. Alma is survived by her sister May Lamb, brother-in-law Robert Caddy (Mary) of Lincoln, sister-in-law Frances (Caddy) Farmer Wirth of Syracuse, NE, and many nieces and nephews. Alma graduated from Palmyra High School, attended cosmetology school and opened her own business, Alma's Beauty Shop, in Syracuse. She then married. As newlyweds, she and Bill honeymooned and moved to New York City while his ship, the USS Bon Homme Richard, was commissioned. They eventually returned to Nebraska and started a family after Bill returned from World War II. Alma enjoyed gardening, sewing and baking. She was an active member of Benson Presbyterian Church, serving in the Presbyterian women's group. Alma was also a member of Dundee's Garden Club.
MEMORIAL SERVICE 10am Friday, May 20th at Benson Presbyterian Church. (5612 Corby Street, Omaha) and 3pm at Lincoln Memorial Chapel, 6800 S. 14th St. Lincoln, NE. Interment will follow immediately after this service at Lincoln Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, please direct memorials to Benson Presbyterian Church, Horisun Hospice (3883 Normal Blvd Suite 108 Lincoln, NE 68506) or Dundee Garden Club, 9758 Cady Ave. Omaha, Nebraska 68134.
LINCOLN MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME
6800 S. 14th St, Lincoln, NE 68512-2311

 
 
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 Parents:
  Harry George Caddy (1870 - 1946)
  Blanche Mabel Klinefelter Thomson (1887 - 1964)
 
 Spouse:
  William J.E. Caddy (1916 - 1998)*
 
 Siblings:
  Alexander Joseph Thomson (1907 - 1964)**
  Arthur W. Caddy (1910 - 1992)**
  Edna Mae Caddy Robertson (1912 - 1998)**
  Helen Esther Caddy Thomson (1914 - 2007)**
  William J.E. Caddy (1916 - 1998)**
  Edith Pearl Caddy Schrader (1917 - 1997)**
  Lawrence Cecil Caddy (1920 - 1997)**
  Martha R. Caddy Hanson (1921 - 1993)**
  Alma Elberta Thomson Caddy (1922 - 2011)
  Frances M. Caddy Wirth (1923 - 2015)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Lincoln Memorial Park
Lincoln
Lancaster County
Nebraska, USA
 
Created by: Don
Record added: May 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69946976
Alma Elberta <i>Thomson</i> Caddy
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Alma Elberta <i>Thomson</i> Caddy
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Alma Elberta <i>Thomson</i> Caddy
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