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 Wilfred Parde

Wilfred Parde

Gage County, Nebraska, USA
Death 6 May 2013 (aged 85)
Adams, Gage County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Pickrell, Gage County, Nebraska, USA
Memorial ID 110176659 · View Source
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Wilfred Parde, 85, of Adams died at the Gold Crest Retirement Center in Adams on Monday, May 6, 2013. He was born on April 29, 1928 at rural Pickrell and was baptized and confirmed at Zion Lutheran Church of rural Pickrell.

He grew up in the Pickrell area and attended Sunny Hill School District #6. He married Geneva Schoen on February 7, 1947 at Zion Lutheran Church of rural Pickrell and they lived and farmed in the Adams area until moving into town in 2012.

He was a life-long member of Zion Lutheran Church of rural Pickrell where he was a member of the Lutheran Men in Mission, the church choir, had served on the church council and various other committees. He was a former member of the ASCS Committee, Sunny Hill School District #6 and Farmer's Union.

He enjoyed his grandchildren and great-grandchildren, farming, family history and socializing with his coffee buddies.

Survivors include his wife, Geneva of Adams; one son, Duane W. Parde and wife Janice of Pickrell; one daughter, Sharon Sorenson and husband Dwight of Bellevue; six grandchildren, Eric Parde and wife Amy, Jennifer Cuda, Brooke Vasa and husband Aaron, Tyler, Kyle and Ashley Sorenson; seven great-grandchildren; brother, Edward Parde and wife Bernice of Adams; sister, Irene Schoen of Adams; brother-in-law, Robert Schoen and wife Anora of Beatrice and sister-in-law, Marie Schoen of Adams; many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Heye W. and Reka Ideus Parde; an infant son, Lloyd; daughter Jeanine Parde, who died in 1967; granddaughter, Michelle Parde; sister, Thelma Busboom and husband Henry; two brothers-in-law, Willard Schoen and Arnold Schoen.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Friday, May 10, 2013 at Zion Lutheran Church of rural Pickrell with Pastor Tim Wiggins officiating.

Burial will be in the Zion Lutheran Cemetery of rural Pickrell.

A family prayer service will be held at 10:00 A.M. in the sanctuary of the church on Friday. A memorial has been established to the Zion Lutheran Cemetery and Juvenile Diabetes Association. Closed casket visitation will be held at Fox Funeral Home until 9:00 P.M. Thursday. Fox Funeral Home of Beatrice in charge of arrangements.




  • Created by: Marilyn Sanner Keim
  • Added: 7 May 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 110176659
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Wilfred Parde (29 Apr 1928–6 May 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 110176659, citing Zion Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Pickrell, Gage County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Marilyn Sanner Keim (contributor 46809294) .