Frances Wackel - July 03, 2013
Frances Mae (Hanzel) Wackel, 87, formerly of Kimball, passed away Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at Bryan Memorial Hospital in Lincoln.
Surviving Fran is her husband of 66 years, Nick Wackel. She is also survived by five children, Sandy (Lou) Mataya of Carmel, Ind., Connie (Jim) Volkmer of Leesburg, Va., Patti (Byron) Wheeler of Grand Island, Tim (Debbie) Wackel of Dallas, Texas, and Tom (Ann) Wackel of Lincoln; nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Her surviving siblings are two sisters, Margaret Janecek and Audrey Schulze of Dodge; and one brother, Dick Hanzel, of Indianapolis, Ind.
Mass of Christian burial was Saturday, June 29, 2013, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1940 South 77th Street, Lincoln. Father Frank Curran officiated. A graveside service followed in Mt. Hope Cemetery, West Point.
Memorials are suggested to Frances’ favorite charities c/o her family.
Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A Street, Lincoln, was in charge of arrangements.