Lydia Wiegert, 93, of
May 29, 2015, at Grancare Nursing and Rehabilitation.
She was born on October 19,
1921, in Scotts Bluff,
a daughter of John and Anna Goodschmidt Sturtz.
member of the Gleaners.
strong, remarkable woman who took great pride in raising her family. She took on odd jobs such as babysitting and
assisting others. She was a caregiver to
those who needed help and enjoyed baking, and sharing her goods with
people. She also enjoyed canning and
She is survived by four
children: Armon Wiegert, Barbara
(Ronald) Langacker, Merinda Knutson, and Melita “Jane” Wiegert, all of
two great-great-grandchildren; and a sister, Leah Wirkus of
She was preceded in death by
her parents; an infant daughter, Margaret; a son, Ronald Wiegert; a
granddaughter, Kimberly Wiegert; a son-in-law, David Knutson; and 13 brothers
A memorial service will be
held at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 4, 2015, at Mach Funeral Chapel &
Matthew Guse officiating.
The family will greet
relatives and friends on Thursday at Mach Funeral Chapel & Crematory from
9:30 a.m. until the time of service.
Inurnment will be in
Special thanks to the staff
at Grancare for their loving and compassionate care extended to
family. Also thanks to Dr. Wonder and
his nurse for their kindness.
Mach Funeral Chapel &
Crematory is serving the family, www.machfuneralchapel.com.