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Mary Ellen Merwald

July 12, 1928 — February 20, 2019

Born in Harlan, Ia. Mary Ellen graduated from St. Joseph School of Nursing in Omaha. She was an avid golfer and bridge player. She was a Big Red Football fan. She was also active in the Christ Child Society and was an Eucharistic Minister at St. Leo the Great Catholic Church.

Preceded in death by husband, Francis (Doc) Merwald; son, Craig Merwald; daughter in law, Paige Merwald; parents, Sherman and Mayme Buss; baby sister, Sarah.

Survived by children, Pam (J.R.) Vranesic, Lynne (Ted) Batchelder, Julie (Phil) Maloney, Sarah Monteith; 10 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Sunday, February 24, 2019

2:00 - 3:00 pm (Central time)

John A. Gentleman Mortuaries - 72nd Street Chapel

1010 North 72nd Street, Omaha, NE 68114

With a Wake Service at 3:00 PM In lieu of flowers memorials to the Alzheimers Association or Madonna school.

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Memorial Service

Monday, February 25, 2019

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

St. Leo the Great Catholic Church

1920 North 102nd Street, Omaha, NE 68114

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Burial

Calvary Catholic Cemetery- Omaha

7710 West Center Road, Omaha, NE 68124

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