Lois L. Bullock, 81, of Gothenburg, Nebraska, died February 4th, 2012, at Good Samaritan Hospital Kearney, Nebraska.
Lois and her twin sister Lola were born on March 2nd, 1930, in Lexington, Nebraska, to Ralph and Nellie (Lowery) Newbrey. Lois graduated in 1948 from Cozad High School. She married Robert Bullock on January 27th, 1956, at the First United Methodist Church in Gothenburg.
She enjoyed listening to her extensive record collection, looking through her old movie star pictures and collecting knick-knacks. Lois loved her family, western movies and country music. Her favorite singers were Johnny Cash and Earnest Tubb. She was a 55-year member United Methodist Church and was an active member of Gothenburg American Legion Auxiliary.
Lois is survived by her husband of 56 years, Robert Bullock; son, Brian Bullock and wife Cheri of Cozad; daughters, Deborah and husband Larry Horstman of Cozad, Laura Kelly and Bruce Wootan of Gothenburg; five grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; sister, Janet Smith of North Platte, Nebraska; and a host of other family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Ralph Curtis and Nellie Newbrey; siblings, Grover, Fred, Bernice Ziegler, Leon, Wallace, Jay, twin sister, Lola, Mary Quinn and Bob.
Services will be held at the First United Methodist Church (today) February 9th, 2012, at 2 p.m., with Dr. Jeff Thurman officiating. Burial will follow in the Gothenburg Cemetery.
Memorials may be given to the First United Methodist Church 1401 Lake Ave Gothenburg, NE 69138; Gothenburg Historical Museum, 1420 Ave F, Gothenburg, NE 69138; Gothenburg Senior Center, 410 20th Street, Gothenburg, NE 69138.
To sign the online guest book, go to www.blasestrauser.com.
Blase-Strauser Memorial Chapel in Gothenburg is in charge of arrangements.