Velma Kathleen Schoening

Velma Kathleen Schoening

Loup City, Sherman County, Nebraska, USA
Death 22 Apr 2012 (aged 92)
Loup City, Sherman County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Loup City, Sherman County, Nebraska, USA
Memorial ID 88969467 · View Source
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Velma Kathleen Schoening, 92, of Loup City, died Sunday, April 22, at the Rose Lane Home in Loup City. Velma was born on Nov. 14, 1919, at Loup City, the daughter of Emil Joachim and Ethel Lila (Chapman) Schoening.

Velma is survived by: brother, Jack R. Schoening of Baker City, OR.; nephews, Randall Schoening of Eugene, OR. and Joachim Schoening of Venetta, OR. and niece, Kate Brooks of Baker City, OR.

Velma grew up in Loup City where she graduated from Loup City High School in 1937. After attending two years of college she moved to Omaha in 1940, where she worked as a secretary for 43 years. In 1983 she retired from the Peter Kiewit Sons, Inc. and in March 1984 she moved to Kearney where she resided for two years.

Velma returned to Loup City in March 1986 to care for her mother, who passed away in 1991. She moved to Rose Lane Home in January 1998, where she lived the rest of her life.

Velma was a member of First Presbyterian Church, PEO, American Legion Auxiliary, Sherman County Historical Society, and Health Care Auxiliary, all of Loup City and the Nebraska State Historical Society.

Velma was preceded in death by: parents and sisters, Doris Ruth Schoening and an infant sister.

Burial was in the Evergreen Cemetery, Loup City, NE.

Published in The Grand Island Independent on April 23, 2012

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