Official Obituary of

Gladys Marie (Nebelsick) Wellsandt

May 1, 1930 ~ February 27, 2024 (age 93) 93 Years Old
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Gladys Wellsandt Obituary

Gladys M. Wellsandt, age 93 of Nebraska City (formerly Talmage, NE) passed away on Tuesday evening, February 27, 2024 at her Ambassador Villa in Nebr. City.

Gladys Marie Wellsandt was born on May 1, 1930 in Nebraska City, NE; the daughter of Henry and Mary (Holtgrewe) Nebelsick.  She attended District #88 Country School through the 8th Grade and then attended Talmage High School, where she graduated with the Class of 1948.  Gladys then attended Peru State College where she received her Teacher’s Degree.  She began teaching in 1950 at Otoe County District #77 Country School.

On June 11, 1952, she was united in marriage to Frederick A. Wellsandt at McWilliams United Church of Christ near Talmage.  Gladys worked alongside her husband on the farm for many years.  She was a member of Faith Lutheran Church in Talmage and was very active in various church activities.  She was also a member of the Extension Club and enjoyed gardening and growing flowers.

She is survived by her children:  Darrel Wellsandt and wife Vicky of Talmage, NE and Colleen Smith and husband Ron of Cook, NE; dear friend and caregiver Brenda Meade of Auburn, NE; other family and friends.

Gladys was preceded in death by her husband Frederick Wellsandt on January 12, 2012; an infant daughter Mary Ann Wellsandt in 1953, her parents and two brothers:  Ralph and Ervin Nebelsick.

A Funeral Service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, March 4, 2024 at Faith Lutheran Church in Talmage, NE with Pastor Kate Wolf officiating.  Burial will follow in St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery in Talmage.

The family will greet friends from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Sunday (3/3) at Faith Lutheran Church in Talmage.

Memorials may be given to St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery, Faith Lutheran Church or Talmage Fire and Rescue.

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Family to greet friends
March 3, 2024

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Faith Lutheran Church
108 Carol St.
Talmage, NE 68448

Funeral Service
March 4, 2024

10:30 AM
Faith Lutheran Church
108 Carol St.
Talmage, NE 68448


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