Louise Marie Sudman, 89, of Nebraska City died at Hillcrest Nursing Home in Papillion on July 20, 2013. She was born Feb. 27, 1924 at Nebraska City to Joseph E. and Louise Marie (Kleber) Shallenberger. She married George “Bud” Sudman Nov. 22, 1944 at Avoca.
She is survived by sons Monnie Sudman and wife Carolyn of Bellevue, Ron Sudman of Laguna Beach, Calif., and Larry Sudman and wife Nannette of Plattsmouth; grandchildren Mike and wife Missy, Mindi, Missi, Doug and wife Courtney, Cindi and husband Keith, Kim and husband David Shane, Shane and wife Sara and Tyler; great grandchildren Brandon, Carter, Kaylie, Gabe, Ian, Caedin, Cole, Madisyn, Brooks, Savanah, Satchal Paige, Sydney, Dawson and Belen; many other relatives and friends.
She was preceded by her husband on Sept. 7, 1995; brothers Joy, Edward, Willie, Charles and Junior “Jupe”; sister Dorothy; brothers-in-law Ralph and Dick Sudman; and sister-in-law Helen Shallenberger.
She lived in the Nebraska City area her entire life. Louise helped her husband, Bud, on the family farm. She was a Red Cross volunteer and worked at American Meter and Bagels & Beef. Louise was a member of the First Evangelical Lutheran Church and Nebraska City Eagles Auxiliary. She loved square dancing, playing cards, gardening, canning and family gatherings.
Funeral services are at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 25, at the First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Nebraska City with Rev. Randy Rasmussen officiating.
Honorary pallbearers are her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Active pallbearers are Monnie Sudman, Ron Sudman, Larry Sudman, Mike Sudman, Shane Sudman and Tyler Sudman. Burial is at Wyuka Cemetery – Nebraska City
Memorials are suggested to First Evangelical Lutheran Church.
Visitation is 1-9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home with the family greeting friends from 6-8 p.m. Online condolences may be expressed at www.marshallfuneral.com.
Marshall Funeral Chapel of Nebraska City is in charge of arrangements.