Patty (Kreifels) Clark, age 57

Patty (Kreifels) Clark passed away on Feb. 21 in Lincoln.

She was born Feb. 26, 1963 in Nebraska City to  Edwin and Nina (Poggemeyer) Kreifels.

Patty was a 1981 graduate of Nebraska City where she had an outstanding career as a swimmer, both in junior high and in high school at Nebraska City Public Schools.  

She won all but two races in her career. She was voted as a high school team captain for swimming.

After high school, Patty attended college and graduated the University of Nebraska at Lincoln in 1986.

She worked at Bryan East Hospital in Lincoln as a dietician for 31


Patty was preceded in death by her mother and sister Susan DeVorss.

Patty is survived by her husband, Paul Clark of Lincoln and her father, who resides in Omaha, as well as her brother Curt and wife Pat Kreifels of Lincoln and sister Kaye and husband Larry Sasek of Lincoln.

She is also survived by nieces, nephews, aunts uncles and cousins.

A celebration of life will be announced at a future date.

Posted online on March 01, 2021