Lexington Resident: Erma L. Feddersen, age 92 (1920-2013)

Erma L. Feddersen, 92, of Lexington, Nebraska, died Thursday, January 3rd, 2013, at Plum Creek Care Center in Lexington.

She was born December 5th, 1920, in Cozad, Nebraska, to Earl E. and Autumn L. (Parkin) Bennett.

Erma grew up in the rural Eustis/Farnam, Nebraska area. She was united in marriage to Wilbert Feddersen on August 10th, 1940, at Kearney, Nebraska. The couple lived in the Buffalo area. Wilbert died on November 16th, 1967, Erma then moved to Lexington in 1968.

Her working years were spent at Monroe Auto in Cozad as well as being an Avon Representative for many years. She grew very close to her Avon customers and enjoyed their visits together. Erma also enjoyed taking care of her yard and flowers and being with her family.

Erma is survived by two sons; Ray “Bud” (Dorothy) Feddersen of Lexington and Jerry (Peggy) Feddersen of Gothenburg, Nebraska; one sister, Lila “Peg” Brown of Gothenburg; 10 grandchildren, many great and great-great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death, besides by her husband, by her parents; daughter, Bonnie; sister, Vivian and infant sister, Eva; and eight brothers, Vern, Virgil, Donald, Melvin, Mervin, Keith, Bob and Clinton.

Funeral Services were held Monday, January 7th, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. at the Evangelical Free Church in Lexington with Pastor Duane Russell officiating.

Burial was in the Greenwood Cemetery at Lexington.
Memorials are suggested to the Donor’s Choice.

Reynolds-Love Funeral Home in Lexington was in charge of arrangements.

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