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Petersen, Edna Margaretha[1]

Female 1912 - 2007  (95 years)


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  • Name Petersen, Edna Margaretha 
    Born 20 Jan 1912  Platte County, NE. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 9 Jun 2007  Columbus, NE. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 13 Jun 2007  Christ Lutheran Cemetery; Columbus, NE. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I10166  Wuerdemann Family
    Last Modified 18 Dec 2017 

    Father Petersen, Carsten,   b. UNKNOWN, ? Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN, ? Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Hoefelman, Alvina,   b. UNKNOWN, ? Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN, ? Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married UNKNOWN  ? Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3005  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Loseke, Harold Martin,   b. 26 Dec 1906, Platte County, NE. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1995, Schuyler, NE. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 4 Dec 1935  Zion Lutheran Church; Platte Center, NE. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
    Last Modified 18 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F3825  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • _P_CCINFO 2-14330
      From THE COLUMBUS (NE.) TELEGRAM, June 12, 2007-

      Edna M. Loseke, 95, of Columbus, Nebraska, died Saturday, June 9, 2007, at Mory's Haven Nursing Home in Columbus.

      The funeral service will be Wednesday, June 13, 10:30 A.M. at Christ Lutheran Church in rural Columbus with Rev. John E. Nelson Jr. and Vicar Mike Stockmeyer officiating. Interment will be in the Christ Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation will be on Tuesday from 4:00 - 7:00 P.M. at the Gass Haney Funeral Home and on Wednesday from 9:30 - 10:30 A.M. at the church with a family prayer service at 10:15 A.M. Memorials are suggested to Christ Lutheran School Building Fund or the donor's choice.

      Edna Loseke was born on January 20, 1912, in Platte Center, Nebraska, to Carsten and Alvina (Hoefelman) Petersen. She was baptized, confirmed, and attended Zion Lutheran Church and School (west of Platte Center), graduating from Platte Center High School. On December 4, 1935, Edna married Harold M. Loseke at Zion Lutheran Church. They moved to a farm north of Columbus where they lived for 58 years. She was an active member of Christ Lutheran Church, and was the oldest member of the congregation at the time of her death. Edna served as the congregational secretary for 25 years, held offices in Ladies Aid, and was a member of the Lutheran Women's Missionary League serving on the Nebraska Executive Board for the North District for eight years. She also taught Sunday School, and was active in the Altar Guild and the Lutheran Laymen's League. Edna enjoyed gardening, sewing, the outdoors, and spending time with her family.

      Edna is survived by:
      Son - Wayne (Ardeth) Loseke of Columbus, NE
      Grandchildren - Lynae (Ken) Thomas, Karlene (Jon) Behlen, and Ryan (June) Loseke
      Daughter - Jolaine Nielsen of Columbus, NE
      Grandchildren - Leslie (Ken) Hitchner, Christine (Andy) Hancock, Laurie (Marc) Singer, and Shelly (Craig) Schmidt
      Daughter - Glenda (Tom) Kleinkauf of Hutchinson, MN
      Grandchildren - Kim Kleinkauf, Jill (Jon) Riley, and Lynn Kleinkauf
      Sister - Mabel Eilers of Mesa, AZ
      18 Great-Grandchildren
      Many nieces and nephews

      Edna was preceded in death by:
      Parents - Carsten and Alvina Petersen
      Husband - Harold Loseke
      Son-in-law - Edward Nielsen
      Brother and Sister-in-law - Melvin and Lucille Petersen
      Sister and Brother-in-law - Ruby and Victor Johnson
      Brother-in-law - Hank Eilers
      Husband's many brothers and sisters and their spouses [ColfaxDeutschlandPlatte.FBK.FTW]

      From THE COLUMBUS (NE.) TELEGRAM, June 12, 2007-

      Edna M. Loseke, 95, of Columbus, Nebraska, died Saturday, June 9, 2007, at Mory's Haven Nursing Home in Columbus.

      The funeral service will be Wednesday, June 13, 10:30 A.M. at Christ Lutheran Church in rural Columbus with Rev. John E. Nelson Jr. and Vicar Mike Stockmeyer officiating. Interment will be in the Christ Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation will be on Tuesday from 4:00 - 7:00 P.M. at the Gass Haney Funeral Home and on Wednesday from 9:30 - 10:30 A.M. at the church with a family prayer service at 10:15 A.M. Memorials are suggested to Christ Lutheran School Building Fund or the donor's choice.

      Edna Loseke was born on January 20, 1912, in Platte Center, Nebraska, to Carsten and Alvina (Hoefelman) Petersen. She was baptized, confirmed, and attended Zion Lutheran Church and School (west of Platte Center), graduating from Platte Center High School. On December 4, 1935, Edna married Harold M. Loseke at Zion Lutheran Church. They moved to a farm north of Columbus where they lived for 58 years. She was an active member of Christ Lutheran Church, and was the oldest member of the congregation at the time of her death. Edna served as the congregational secretary for 25 years, held offices in Ladies Aid, and was a member of the Lutheran Women's Missionary League serving on the Nebraska Executive Board for the North District for eight years. She also taught Sunday School, and was active in the Altar Guild and the Lutheran Laymen's League. Edna enjoyed gardening, sewing, the outdoors, and spending time with her family.

      Edna is survived by:
      Son - Wayne (Ardeth) Loseke of Columbus, NE
      Grandchildren - Lynae (Ken) Thomas, Karlene (Jon) Behlen, and Ryan (June) Loseke
      Daughter - Jolaine Nielsen of Columbus, NE
      Grandchildren - Leslie (Ken) Hitchner, Christine (Andy) Hancock, Laurie (Marc) Singer, and Shelly (Craig) Schmidt
      Daughter - Glenda (Tom) Kleinkauf of Hutchinson, MN
      Grandchildren - Kim Kleinkauf, Jill (Jon) Riley, and Lynn Kleinkauf
      Sister - Mabel Eilers of Mesa, AZ
      18 Great-Grandchildren
      Many nieces and nephews

      Edna was preceded in death by:
      Parents - Carsten and Alvina Petersen
      Husband - Harold Loseke
      Son-in-law - Edward Nielsen
      Brother and Sister-in-law - Melvin and Lucille Petersen
      Sister and Brother-in-law - Ruby and Victor Johnson
      Brother-in-law - Hank Eilers
      Husband's many brothers and sisters and their spouses

  • Sources 
    1. ColfaxDeutschlandPlatte.FBK.FTW Date of Import: 3 May 2008 ColfaxDeutschlandPlatte.FBK.FTW Date of Import: 3 May 2008 ColfaxDeutschlandPlatte.FBK.FTW Date of Import: 3 May 2008.