Obituary Record

Lyle R. Jaspersen
Died on 12/20/1996


Services for Lyle R. Jaspersen, 79 of West Point, Nebr., who died Dec. 20, 1996 at his home were Monday, Dec. 23 at Grace Lutheran Church in West Point. Rev. Carl Kramer officiated. Burial was in Mt. Hope Cemetery.

Lyle R. Jaspersen was born at Blair March 13, 1917 to Lawrence and Clara Hansen Jaspersen. He attended Long Creek School and Blair High School.

He worked at the Martin Bomber Plant in Omaha and in Baltimore, MD. He served in the United States Navy in the Pacific Theater from 1943-46.

He was past 4-H leader, past president of the Cuming County Farm Bureau, a Cuming County Public Power District Director, a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the Bustles and Beaux Square Dance Club. He was an active member of Grace Lutheran Church and the church's men's club. He was an usher and served on the church council.

He married Carol Maack of West Point Feb. 21, 1947. They farmed northeast of West Point until 1983, when they retired to West Point.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Carol on March 16, 1996; one brother, Avery of West Point and a brother-in-law, Bud Lorsch of Kennard.

He is survived by three daughters and sons-in-law, Kathie and Reinhold Munderloh of Bancroft, Nebr.; Susan and John Jacobson of Annapolis, MD and Nancy and Stan Rochlitz of Paxton, Nebr.; three grandchildren, Laura Rochlitz, William Jacobson and Elizabeth Jacobson; one sister, Irene Lorsch of Kennard; a sister-in-law, Dorothy Jaspersen of West Point and many nephews and nieces.

#2 Funeral Leaflet

In Loving Memory or Lyle R. Jaspersen

March 13, 1917 ~ December 20, 1996

Funeral Services 4:00 p.m. Monday, December 23, 1996 Grace Lutheran Church, West Point, NE. Officiating Clergyman: Pastor Carl Kramer. Organist: Nina Kramer. Congregational Singing: “Away In A Manger”, “How Great Thou Art”, “Abide With Me”, “Joy To The World”

Pallbearers: Robin Munderloh, Jerry Jaspersen, Karl Maack, Jack Lorsch, Tim Maack, Ron Reithmuller

Honorary Pallbearers: Grant Woerman, Clayton Lofgren, Walter Henriksen, Gus Kell, Lumir Pospishil, Raymond Busselman

Interment: Mt. Hope Cemetery, West Point, NE

Ben Stalp Funeral Home

~~~Obituary and funeral leaflet courtesy of Washington County Genealogical Society. Newspaper clippings and leaflets on file in the Blair Public Library at Blair, Nebraska~~~

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