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 Beulah Leona <I>Gardner</I> Schoenfeld

Beulah Leona Gardner Schoenfeld

Fremont, Dodge County, Nebraska, USA
Death 21 Jun 2011 (aged 96)
Deshler, Thayer County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Deshler, Thayer County, Nebraska, USA
Plot Block 156, Lot 5
Memorial ID 100117671 · View Source
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Beulah Leona Schoenfeld of Deshler, the daughter of
Otis and Elsie (Conyers) Gardner was born Feb. 14, 1915,
at Fremont. She departed this life Tuesday, June 2l, 2011,
at Parkview Haven Nursing Home in Deshler at the age
of 96 years.

Beulah grew up and attended school in the Fremont
area, graduating from Fremont High School.

She married Leonard Donahue in Fremont. This union
was blessed with the birth of two children. Leonard died
in the early years of their marriage.

On April 18, 1955, she married Melvin Schoenfeld
at Saint John Lutheran Church in Chester. Beulah and
Melvin made their home on a farm near Deshler.

She was the librarian for the Deshler Public Library
for over 30 years.

Her hobbies were reading and playing cards, most of
all spending time with her family.

She is preceded in death by her parents, first husband
Leonard Donahue, and second husband Melvin; brothers,
Maurice, Dean and Wayne Gardner; sister. Opal Nixon
and Arlene Seilly and son-in-law Donald Gunn.

She is survived by son, Ronald Donahue and wife
Beverly of Boulder, Colo.; daughter, Cheryl Gunn
of Superior; grandchildren Steven Donahue and wife
Cheryl of Erie, Colo.; Damn Gunn and wife Angel of
Seward, Angela Gunn of Seattle, Wash.;
great-grandchildren, Parker Donahue and Lucian Gunn,
nieces, nephews and a host of friends.

Following Beulah's wishes she was cremated and a
graveside service will be held at a later date. Deshler
Memorial Funeral Home of Deshler was
in charge of arrangements.

Hebron Journal June 2011.

Family Members



Marriage Apr. 18, 1954




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  • Added: 3 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100117671
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Beulah Leona Gardner Schoenfeld (14 Feb 1915–21 Jun 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100117671, citing Deshler City Cemetery, Deshler, Thayer County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Marilyn Sanner Keim (contributor 46809294) .