Genevieve Ann Schievelbein
Wendland, age 84, of Arapahoe, Nebraska,
died Friday, January 5, 2007 at the Creighton
Center, in Omaha, Nebraska. She
was born May 10, 1922 at Arapahoe, Nebraska
to Frederick & Elfreda (Monter)
She graduated from Arapahoe High School
with the class of 1939. She went on to Kearney State
Teachers College, in Kearney, Nebraska.
On June 14, 1939 she married Arthur "Jerry" Schievelbein
at Immanuel Lutheran
Church of rural Arapahoe, Nebraska. The made there
home north of Arapahoe, Nebraska and she would
teach at some country schools in Gosper
County, Nebraska for
a few years. Her husband would then pass away in 1948. On September 23, 1950
she married Herbert Rudolf Wendland at Immanuel Lutheran
Church, in rural Arapahoe, Nebraska. They made
their home north of Arapahoe, Nebraska
and would own and operate Wendland Construction
Company until retirement in 1979. Her husband Herbert would pass away on
December 26, 2005. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran
Church, of Arapahoe, Nebraska. She also received in 1979 the
"Lady of the Year" honor from the Land Improvement Contractors Association.
She is preceded in death by her parents,
husbands Arthur "Jerry" Schievelbein & Herbert Wendland, son Lyle Schievelbein,
Son-in-law Tom Minturn, grandson Ronald Schievelbein.
Survivors include 2 daughters: Mary Ann Wendland
of Omaha, Nebraska
Jane Wendland & husband Mark Rindone
of Omaha, Nebraska
Brother: Leyland & wife Dolores Hermes of Rogers, Arkansas
Sister: Darien & husband Ward Urbom
of Arapahoe, Nebraska
Condolences or personal reflections
can be left at www.wenburgfuneralhome.com.
Viewing and visitation will be Monday,
January 8, from 9 AM till 8 PM at Wenburg Funeral Home, of Arapahoe, Nebraska and prior to
the service at the church.
Funeral services will be Tuesday,
January 9, at 10:30 AM at the Trinity Lutheran Church of Arapahoe, Nebraska with
Rev. David Otten, officiating. Burial will be at Arapahoe Cemetery,
Arapahoe, Nebraska. Wenburg Funeral Home, of Arapahoe, Nebraska
is in charge of arrangements.