|Birth: ||Aug. 2, 1930|
South Dakota, USA
|Death: ||Mar. 7, 2009|
Thr Fremont Tribune (On-Line)
Monday, Mar 09, 2009 - 10:34:05 am CDT
Myrna M. Nesson, 78, of Hooper, formerly of Uehling, died Saturday,
March 7, 2009, at Hooper Care Center.
She was born Aug. 2, 1930, in Winner, S.D., to Ray E. and Alice M.
(McEachran) Henderson. She grew up in Hamill, S.D., and was a 1948
graduate of Winner High School. She then attended General Beadle
State Teaching College (Dakota State University) in Madison, S.D.,
for two years. She finished school at Black Hills State College in
Spearfish, S.D. She taught in the Hamill and Parkston, S.D., areas.
She moved to Nebraska in 1968 and to Uehling in 1973. She taught
school in the Uehling and Oakland school systems. She worked for the
Dodge County Extension Office as a nutritionist and then the Hooper
Care Center as its dietary manager, retiring in 1996. She then
worked part time at the Dakota News and the Oriental Trading Co.
She married John R. Nesson on June 6, 1954, in Winner. He died Feb.
She was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Uehling.
Survivors include: four sons, Jeff (and wife, Christy) Nesson of
Nickerson, Monte (and wife, JoAnn) Nesson of Lynwood, Wash., Del
Nesson of Fremont and Tracy (and wife, Laurie) Nesson of Lincoln;
two daughters, Candy (and husband, Joe) Peters of Red Cloud and Erin
(and husband, Scott) Miller of West Point; a brother, Raymond (and
wife, Nadine) Henderson of Pierre, S.D.; a sister, Avis Benthin of
St. Paul; a sister-in-law, Emily Henderson of Hamill; 13
grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
She also was preceded in death by a son, two granddaughters and a
The funeral will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Paul's Lutheran
Church in Uehling with Vicar Jeff Schmitz officiating. Visitation
will be from 2-8 p.m. Wednesday at Moser Memorial Chapel in Fremont
with the family receiving friends from 6-8 p.m. Visitation will
continue one hour prior to service time Thursday at the church.
Burial will be in West Admah Cemetery in rural Hooper.
Memorials have been established to St. Paul's Lutheran Church in
Uehling and the American Diabetes Association.
John R. Nesson (1927 - 2005)*
West Admah Cemetery
Created by: hhwagner
Record added: Mar 09, 2009
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