Gothenburg Resident: Janet Miesbauer, age 69 (1944-2014)

Janet Miesbauer, 69, of Gothenburg, Nebraska, died February 3rd, 2014, at Hilltop Estates in Gothenburg.

She was born November 16th, 1944, in Arnold, Nebraska, daughter of Archie and Ora (Bailey) Hubbard. Janet grew up in the Brady area and attended schools at Brady graduating with the class of 1963. She lived in Brady, Arnold, Orleans, and Cozad, Nebraska and Washington. She was a cook and played in a Country Western Band. She loved country music and was a Elvis Presley fan. She loved spending time with her family and grandson and hanging out with friends.

Surviving are two daughters, Laura Miesbauer of Gothenburg; Peggy (Keith) Pflaster of Gothenburg; grandson, Lance Miesbauer; sister, Susie Hoaglund, Gothenburg; sister-in-law, Carol Hubbard; many nieces, nephews and extended family and friends.

Janet was preceded in death by her parents; son, Paul Wayne Miesbauer; two brothers, Glenn Hubbard, Byron Hubbard; sister, Beverly; brother-in-law Pete Hoaglund, sister-in-law, Dorothy Hubbard; nephew Bob DeMilt.

Services were held at Blase-Strauser Memorial Chapel on Thursday, February 6th, 2014, at 2 p.m. with Pastor Robert Litzenberger and Pastor Larry Viter officiating.

Interment followed in the Gothenburg Cemetery, Gothenburg, Nebraska.

Memorials may be given to the family.

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