Olga M <I>Depe</I> Becher

Olga M Depe Becher

Creston, Platte County, Nebraska, USA
Death 8 Mar 1965 (aged 69)
Columbus, Platte County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Columbus, Platte County, Nebraska, USA
Memorial ID 37861058 · View Source
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The Daily Telegram, March 9, 1965
BECHER--Funeral services for Mrs. Herman Becher on Thursday
Funeral services for Mrs. Herman Becher, 69, of 1671 13th avenue, who died Monday, will be conducted Thursday at 1:30 p.m. at Gass Funeral Home chapel and at 2 p.m. at Peace Lutheran church.
The Rev. George Schubarth will officiate, and burial will be in Roselawn Memorial cemetery. The body will lie in state at Gass chapel from 11 a.m. Wednesday until the hour of service.
She was born April 17, 1895, in Creston township, the daughter of John and Gesina Wendt Depe. She was married to Herman Becher April 17, 1913, at St. John's Lutheran church by the Rev. Holm, and they made their home in Platte county. They moved to Columbus in 1938.
Mrs. Becher was a charter member of Peace Lutheran Women's Guild. She had also been affiliated with Immanuel Lutheran Country Ladies Aid, Immanuel Lutheran Sewing Circle, and Women's Missionary League.
Surviving are her husband; three sons, Harry L. of Brownsville, Tex., A. Walter of Newman Grove and D. Albert of Cody, Wyo.; five daughters, Mrs. Godfrey (Lorena) Ditter of Monroe, Mrs. Keith (Marie) Rush of Omaha, Mrs. Duane (Alyce) Ernst and Mrs. William (Edythe) Bembry of Columbus, and Mrs. Glenn (Florence) Konrady of Bellevue; and 25 grandchildren.
Other survivors are two brothers, Adolph Depe of Page City, Kan., and Julius of Brewster, Kan.; and three sisters, Mrs. John C. Johannes and Mrs. Richard Janssen of Creston and Mrs. Theodore Lorenzen of El Reno, Okla.
Mrs. Becher was preceded in death by a son, Milton E., in 1955; one grandson; her parents, three brothers and one sister.
The famiy suggestes that memorials be directed to the Peace Lutheran building fund. per DON

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