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Marie Katherine White

February 11, 1921 ~ March 19, 2020 (age 99)


Marie K. White, age 99 of Lincoln, NE passed away on Thursday, March 19, 2020 at Tabitha Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Lincoln, NE.

Marie was born on February 11, 1921 in Johnson County, NE; the daughter of Emil Joseph and Anna Ernestine (Wallanger) Melander.  She attended school through the 11th Grade.

She was united in marriage to Lowell S. White on June 16, 1940 in Sidney, IA and to this union one daughter Betty was born.  Marie was a very talented seamstress and homemaker.

She is survived by her daughter Betty Totten; grandson Scott Wellensiek; other extended family and friends.

Marie was preceded in death by her husband Lowell White in 1995; seven brothers and sisters and her son-in-law Gale Totten in 2016.

A Graveside Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at the Riverton Cemetery in Riverton, IA with Pastor Jan Phillips officiating.  Burial will follow the services.

No visitation is scheduled.  


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Graveside Service
March 25, 2020

2:00 PM
Riverton Cemetery
South edge of Riverton
Riverton, IA 51650

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