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Alma Francis Schweizer Hansen
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Birth: Dec. 25, 1913
Platte County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Jun. 13, 2011
Saint Edward
Boone County
Nebraska, USA

Alma Hansen, 97, of Columbus (formerly of Genoa), died Monday, June 13, 2011, at the Cloverlodge Care Center, in St. Edward.

The funeral service will be Saturday, June 18, 10:00 A.M. at St. Luke's United Church of Christ with Rev. Chris McArdle officiating. Interment will be in the Roselawn Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be on Friday from 6:00 - 9:00 P.M. at the Gass Haney Funeral Home and on Saturday from 9:00 - 10:00 A.M. at the church with a family prayer service at 9:45 A.M. Memorials may be directed to the church or to the Genoa Indian School.

Alma Hansen was born December 25, 1913, in Duncan, Nebraska, to John and Emma (Waldman) Schweizer. Alma attended school in Duncan. On April 20, 1937, Alma was united in marriage to Chester Hansen in Duncan. They farmed near Duncan until 1947 when they moved to a farm near Genoa. They continued farming there until 1977 when they retired to Columbus. In 1999, Alma move to Cottonwood Assisted Living and in 2008 she moved to Cloverlodge Care Center in St. Edward where her brother and sister resided. Alma enjoyed cooking and gardening.

Alma is survived by:
Son: Gene (Janet) Hansen of Omaha, NE
Daughter: Betty Fisher of Grove City, OH
3 Grandchildren: Josh (Amy) Hansen of Omaha, NE
Michelle (James) Daberkow of Lincoln, NE
Eric (Raelynn) McIntyre of Grove City, OH
5 Great Grandchildren: Callum Daberkow
Ryan Michelle McIntyre
Kayla Trout
Gage Trout
Sophia Hansen

Alma was preceded in death by:
Parents: John & Emma Schweizer
Husband: Chester Hansen in 1998
Great Granddaughter: Mika Daberkow
Brothers: Walter and Werner Schweizer
Sisters: Clara Schacher, Martha Enzminger, Minnie Rieder, and Edna Weiss
Family links: 
  John Schweizer (1870 - 1948)
  Emma Rosa Waldmann Schweizer (1890 - 1969)
  Chester V. Hansen (1912 - 1998)*
  Martha M. Schweizer Enzminger (1900 - 1971)**
  Clara Rose Schacher (1903 - 2009)**
  Alma Francis Schweizer Hansen (1913 - 2011)
  Walter Alfred Schweizer (1915 - 2009)*
*Calculated relationship
Roselawn Memorial Park
Platte County
Nebraska, USA
Maintained by: michelle Hansendaberkow
Originally Created by: Don
Record added: Jun 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71379511
Alma Francis <i>Schweizer</i> Hansen
Added by: michelle Hansendaberkow
Alma Francis <i>Schweizer</i> Hansen
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My grandmother was not dead yet when this photo was taken of the grave.We need a new photo when the grave does not look fresh, and no shadow, thank you.Alma is also listed twice in this cem.I am sorry if I this hurt the feelings of "anonymous" who unknowi...(Read more)
 Added: Apr. 4, 2012

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