Beaver City, Nebraska

Evelyn Elizabeth Balderston, age 95, of Beaver City, Nebraska passed away on Thursday, April 25, 2013 at Phelps Memorial Hospital in Holdrege, Nebraska. She was born on January 7, 1918 at Manzanola, Colorado to William & Clara (Johann) Torney.

The family moved to Furnas County, Nebraska where she grew up. On April 4, 1936 she was united in marriage to Jasper Balderston. To this union four sons; Raymond, Jerry, Dennis, & Ronald, and one daughter; Ann. The family resided on the farm by Hendley, Nebraska until they retired and moved to Beaver City in 1991.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Jasper, sons; Raymond, Jerry, & Ronald, daughter Ann, brothers; Elmer, Ivan, & Clarence. one great-granddaughter Lauren Franklin.

She is survived by her son Dennis Balderston of Beaver City, Nebraska

                             brother: Dr. Harry Torney & wife Helen of Carmel, Indiana

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Viewing and visitation will be Monday, April 29, 2013 from 10 AM till 8 PM at Wenburg Funeral Home in Beaver City, Nebraska and prior to the service at the church. Funeral services will be April 30, 2013 at 10:30 AM at the First Presbyterian Church of Beaver City, Nebraska with Revs. Ivan & Joyce Dean, officiating. Interment will be at Mount Hope Cemetery at Beaver City, Nebraska. Wenburg Funeral Home of Beaver City, Nebraska is in charge of the arrangements.