Notes for MARJORIE ELLEN SCHNEIDER MACKE:
Daughter of Raymond Vincent and Blanche Jennie (Ready) Schneider.
Born: May 25, 1926 in McCook, Red Willow County, Nebraska.
Died: August 30, 2010 in Lincoln County, Nebraska.
Buried:September 2, 1010 - Fort McPherson National Cemetery, Maxwell, Nebraska.
Census: 1930 - Thornburg, Hayes County, Nebraska.
Donald W Macke December 21, 1944 in St. Patrick's Church, North Platte, Lincoln County, Nebraska.
Name: Marjorie E Schneider
Event Date: 1930
Event Place: Thornburg, Hayes, Nebraska
Marital Status: Single
Estimated Birth Year: 1927
Relationship to Head of Household: Daughter
Father's Birthplace: Nebraska
Mother's Birthplace: Nebraska
Enumeration District Number: 0015
Family Number: 10
Sheet Number and Letter: 1A
Line Number: 45
NARA Publication: T626, roll 1282
Film Number: 2341017
Digital Folder Number: 4610714
Image Number: 01133
Household Gender Age
Parent Raymond V Schneider M 34
Parent Blanche J Schneider F 33
Charles E Schneider M 9
Loretta B Schneider F 5
Marjorie E Schneider F 3
Gerald J Schneider M 1
Martin E Oaks M 49
Marjorie Ellen Macke
Marjorie Ellen Macke was born on May 25, 1926, in McCook, to Raymond V. Schneider and Blanche J. (Ready) Schneider.
She married Donald W. Macke on Dec. 21, 1944, at St. Patrick's Church in North Platte. They were married for 49 years before he preceded her in death.
Member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, of Lincoln, and formerly a member of St. Luke's Catholic church in Ogallala, Marge said, "My greatest gift from God was the ability to do work well in my position as a nurse's aide." Marge was a nurse's aide at Ogallala Community Hospital for 27 years and home health giver for eight years. She was an active volunteer including Brother Keepers, Hospice, Senior Center, Lancaster County Manor and Madonna.
Children include a daughter, Rita (Tom) Wilson, of Chloride, Ariz., Ron Macke and his fiancÚ Donna Berilgen, of Centennial, Colo., Jerry (Mary Theresa Weaver) Macke, of Kansas City, Mo., Don (Jenny Carver) Macke, of Lincoln; grandchildren, Hillary, Daniel, Donalee, Jenny, Katie, Megan, Sam and Eric; and eight great-grandchildren; and a surviving sister, Loretta Brannon, of Tucson, Ariz.
She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Charles, Gerald and Georgie; and one sister, Eleanor Ann.
Services will be at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 1, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church at 31st and S Streets, Lincoln. Rosary will be at 7 p.m., today, at Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home at 4040 A St., Lincoln. Burial will be at 11 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 2, at Fort McPherson National Cemetery near Maxwell.
Memorials are suggested to the church or Horisun Hospice.
Online condolences may be left at bmlfh.com Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, of Lincoln, is in charge of arrangements.
Published in North Platte Telegraph from August 31 to September 1, 2010