Anne Aufenkamp, age 76

Anne Aufenkamp, age 76 of Nebraska City, passed away at her home on Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021, surrounded by her family.

Anne was born on Jan. 9, 1944, in Brooklyn, N.Y.; the daughter of Charles A. Gaddis, Jr. and Peggy Elizabeth (Montray) Gaddis.  She attended school in Chula Vista, Calif.; Auburn, Nebr., and Nebraska City, where she graduated with the Class of 1963.

Anne worked at H & R Block and the former Merle Norman Store in Nebraska City.  She began her career at LT&T

Phone Co. and retired from Alltel in 2007 after 20 plus years of employment.  She was a member of the Eagles Auxiliary and the American Legion Auxiliary. She was united in marriage to Richard L. “Dick” Aufenkamp on Dec. 9, 1988, at Julian, and together they shared over 32 years of their lives together.

She is survived by her husband Richard “Dick” Aufenkamp of Nebraska City; children:  Julie Schram (Kenny) of Louisville, Nebr., Leesia Weihs (Jeff) of Crescent, Iowa, and Rhonda Wilke (Mike) of Omaha; step-son:  John Aufenkamp (Carol) of Auburn, Nebr.; five grandchildren:  Bailey Cochran, L.P. Schram, Jacob Schram, Tyler Aufenkamp and Isabelle Aufenkamp; two great-grandchildren, a sister Christy Sutton and brother Michael Gaddis (Kathy) all of St. Louis, Mo.; nieces, nephews, other family and many friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother Charles A. Gaddis, III.

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, services will be held at a later date.

Memorials may be directed to Tabitha Hospice or Lewy Body Dementia Association. Remembrances may be left at Gude Mortuary in charge of the arrangements.

Posted online on January 05, 2021