Funeral services for Gwendolyn (Gwen) Anna Alma Eggers Schmidt, 96, of Wisner, will be held on Thursday, July 16, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Wisner, with Pastor Jared Hartman officiating. Socially distanced seating by households will be observed. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 5 to 7 p.m. and will continue on Thursday from 9 a.m. until service time, both at the church.
Gwen passed away on Sunday, July 12, 2020 at her daughter’s home in Norfolk.
Gwen is survived by one daughter, Marsha (Marty) Burke and her husband Don (Boston) of Norfolk; one grandson, Nick, and his wife, Kate of Omaha, and one great grandson, Aiden, of Omaha, and many beloved nieces and nephews, her sister-in-law, Lucille Kaul, of Lincoln and cousins Allen Schwartz, Wanda Sramek and Norris Schwartz.
Gwen was preceded in death by her parents, brother Wymore, and sister Maxine.
Minnick Funeral Home in Wisner is assisting the family with the arrangements.