Elsie Mae (Robeson) Hall, age 94, of Beaver City, Nebraska died Sunday, December 14, 2008 at Beaver City Manor in Beaver City, Nebraska. She was born May 4, 1914 at Holbrook, Nebraska to Andrew & Osa (Mulford) Robeson.
She attended school at District 71 in Furnas County for 8 years, then Hendley High School at Hendley, Nebraska for 3 years and graduated from Beaver City High School with the Class of 1931. Upon graduation she taught in rural schools in Furnas County for several years. She married Lowell Hall in 1937. They farmed East of Beaver City in the Hollinger area. They lived in Wyoming for a short time in 1939 and then returned to Beaver City. She worked at Becton Dickinson in Holdrege for several years until her retirement. Her husband Lowell died in 1976 at which time she sold the farm and moved into Beaver City. She moved into Beaver City Manor in October of 2008. She was a member of Hollinger United Methodist Church, United Methodist Women, Beaver City Senior Center Administrative Board and Union Cemetery Board.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Lowell, step-father Theodore Wilson, Brothers William Robeson and Cecil Wilson and one Sister Evelyn Allison.
Survivors include: 2 Sisters: Erma Hall of Beaver City, Nebraska
Eleanor Casteel of Scottsbluff, Nebraska
Several nieces and nephews.
Memorial to Hollinger United Methodist Church and may be left at funeral home or at the service.
Condolences or personal reflections can be left at www.wenburgfuneralhome.com
Viewing and visitation will be Thursday and Friday, 1 PM until 8 PM at Wenburg Funeral Home in Beaver City, Nebraska and prior to services at the Church.
Funeral services will be Saturday, December 20, 2008 at 11 AM at Hollinger United Methodist Church with Rev. Jane Blum and Pastor Dwain Fowler, officiating. Burial will follow at Union Cemetery at Hollinger, Nebraska.
Wenburg Funeral Home of Beaver City, Nebraska in charge of arrangements.