Wilma Rohrberg, 94 of La Vista, NE, passed away on December 18, 2019 at the Granville Villa in La Vista. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, December 27, 2019 at the Loess Hills Funeral Home in Glenwood. Burial will be in the Mineola Cemetery. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service beginning at 9:00 a.m.
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Wilma Rohrberg, 94, of La Vista, NE passed away on December 18, 2019 at the Granville Villa in La Vista.
Wilma Lydia Rohrberg, the eighth of ten children of Gustave "Gus" and Ella (Franke) Rohrberg, was born on January 11, 1925 in Glenwood, IA. She was baptized at St. John Lutheran Church in Mineola, IA on January 15, 1925 and confirmed on April 6, 1941. Wilma attended Letal Country School near her home.
Wilma lived and worked on the farm until 1970, when her mother moved to the care center. She worked in the dietary department at Hillside Manor in Glenwood until her retirement in 1984. In 2000 she moved to Glen Haven and in 2004 she moved to Granville Villa in La Vista.
Wilma enjoyed visiting with the family and friends, playing cards, especially "rummy" and sewing. She especially loved being around her siblings and family.
Wilma was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Elnora (Ed) Hoffman, Beulah (Pete) Jacobsen, and Darlene (Alvin) Arp; and brothers, Emery Rohrberg, Elvin (Fern) Rohrberg, Levon (Irlene) Rohrberg, Myron (Alice) Rohrberg, Virgil Rohrberg, and Harlan Rohrberg.
Wilma is survived by her sister-in-law, Marjorie (the late Harlan) Rohrberg of Omaha, NE; many nieces and nephews; other relatives and a host of many special friends.
Besides knowing alot of her family,I had the pleasure of working with wilma,at hillside. She was a hard worker that I never heard complain about anything. Sorry for the families loss. Oh and that's a great pic of wilma
Julie Wilson Sears
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