Patty M. (Plympton) Cody, 48, of Nebraska City, died Jan. 24, 2012 at St. Elizabeth’s Regional Medical Center in Lincoln. She was born Patricia Mae Plympton on June 26, 1963 in Nebraska City to Ivan Andrew and Carol Mae (Runkles) Plympton. 


Patty M. (Plympton) Cody, 48, of Nebraska City, died Jan. 24, 2012 at St. Elizabeth’s Regional Medical Center in Lincoln. She was born Patricia Mae Plympton on June 26, 1963 in Nebraska City to Ivan Andrew and Carol Mae (Runkles) Plympton. 

 

She attended elementary school in Dunbar then graduated from Syracuse in 1981.
She married Dan Baker on Jan. 22, 1983 in Peru. She married Jerry Cody on Dec. 28, 1995 in Nebraska City.

 

She worked at American Meter Company in Nebraska City and at the Kwik Shop.  For the last 13 years, she was a licensed daycare provide, providing love and care in her home to numerous children. She was an avid bingo player.

 

She is survived by husband Jerry Cody of Nebraska City;  children Scott A. Baker of Bellevue and Sheena M. Ammon and husband Jamie of Lincoln; step-children  Tara Staub and husband Roger of North Carolina and Chad Cody and wife Tana of Shenandoah, Iowa; five grandchildren:  Taven and Landen Baker, Lillian Frields, Summer Godsey and Brooklyn Ammon; six step-grandchildren: Tarren, Nevaeh, Dakota, Taylor, Tyler and Dominick; mother Carol Plympton of Nebraska City; brothers Steve Plympton and special friend Laurie Drake of Lincoln and Robert Plympton and wife Dawn of Auburn; other family and many, many friends.

 

She was preceded by father Ivan Plympton on July 25, 1979 and sister Sharron Kay Greene on Dec. 18, 2008.

 

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 30, at the First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Nebraska City with Rev. Lynn Parsons officiating.  Burial will be at Wyuka Cemetery in Nebraska City.
Visitation is 1-8 p.m. Sunday at the Gude Mortuary in Nebraska City with the family  greeting friends from 4-6 p.m.   The casket will remain closed on Monday at the church prior to the services.
Memorials are suggested to the family.

 

Remembrances may be left at www.gudefuneralhomes.com.