Cara Alfson - August 21, 2013
A Celebration of Life service for Cara Alfson, 63, of Omaha, was held Saturday, Aug. 17, at Countryside Community Church, 8787 Pacific St., Omaha. Interment was Monday, Aug. 19 at the Wisner Cemetery, Wisner, where a graveside memorial was observed.
Cara Alfson passed away at Nye Legacy Rehab Center, Fremont on Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013 with her sister, Jane, and friend Stephanie Fryers at her side. Cara peacefully ended the battle she had waged with cancer for six years with courage, strength, and dignity.
She is survived by sister Jane and Keith Westerhold of Westfield, NJ and niece, Alison Westerhold of Chatham, NJ.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations to Wisner Library of Wisner, the Nebraska Humane Society in Omaha, or the American Cancer Society.
Minnick Funeral Home of Wisner was in charge of arrangements.-