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Salome Reichert


Mar. 27, 1923 - Sep. 3, 2020

Sutton, NE resident Salome Reichert, 97, passed away Thursday, September 3, 2020, at the Sutton Community Home in Sutton.

Funeral services will be conducted at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, September 9, 2020, at Sutton Memorial Chapel with the Free German Reformed Salem Church Elders officiating. Interment will follow at the Free German Reformed Salem Church Cemetery near Sutton, NE. Both services will be live-streamed on Sutton Memorial Chapel’s Facebook page. Visitation will be Tuesday, From 3 p.m. – 8 p.m., with the family present from 3 p.m. – 5 p.m., at Sutton Memorial Chapel in Sutton, NE. Pallbearers will be Donald Nuss, Richard Reichert, Milton Ehly, Steve Schroetlin, Mike Schroetlin and Kevin Griess.

Due to the COVID-19 Directed Health Measure Phase III, we are limited to 50% occupancy (100 people) for the Funeral Service. Those that wish may follow in the funeral procession to the interment. We will be practicing social distancing as indicated by the measure. Masks will be mandatory for the services.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the Sutton Community Home.

Salome was born on March 27, 1923, in York County, NE to Theodore and Lydia (Griess) Ehly. She attended country school and graduated from Sutton High School in the class of 1940. She attended Normal Training at Hastings College and taught in country schools in Hamilton, Clay, and Fillmore Counties. On November 25, 1944, she married Willard Reichert in York. She joined him at Edwards Air Force Base in California. At the end of World War II, they returned to Eldorado to farm. They farmed until 1980 when they moved to Sutton.

She was a member of the Free German Reformed Salem Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Willard; her parents, stepmother, Louise; sisters, Elizabeth, Johanna, and Marie; brother, Harold; and grandson, Elliot.

Survivors include her daughters, Roselyn Korb (Edwin) of Sutton; Deborah of Lincoln; sons, William of Broken Bow; Melvin (Leanna) of Sutton; three granddaughters, Kathleen Voecks; Mary Palu (Jay); Melissa Reichert; two great-granddaughters, Hudson and Parker Palu; sisters, Leota (Ernie) Snell; Lydia (Kenneth) Griess; Gertie Schmer; and brothers, Eph (Lori); Dave (Sue); Don (Rita); Marvin (Vicki); Milton; and other relatives and friends.

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Sep. 14, 2020
Robert and Phyllis Brands
niece
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We Express our sympathy to all the family of Aunt Salome. May the Lord comfort you in your sorrow! I remember visiting Aunt Salome with my mother several years ago. We stayed at her house for a few days and had a wonderful time. She was a dear woman.

Sep. 14, 2020
John and Nyla Bitunjac
Friends of the Family
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Our deepest sympathies to her family. She is home with her Lord and we celebrate her life well lived. God bless you all in your time of sorrow.

Sep. 8, 2020
Mick and Joyce Patch
Friends
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Salome was such a wonderful, kind person. We send our love and sympathy to all the family.

Sep. 8, 2020
Shelly Reed
Friend
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When visiting my mother at the rest home, I was able to visit a little with Salome. Hymn Sing was a delight to her and she had a lot of favorites. I believe her faith in God was strong. I know she is delighted to be in heaven and sing hymns to the Lord!

Sep. 8, 2020
Julie Zimmerman
Friend
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I am sending Prayers for the Family, I have heard so much about her! From my Step Mother, Leota...They Look so much alike..She is missed I know, but will always hold a valued place in everyone's Heart...God Bless..Your Home Coming! Jesus Welcomed You!

Sep. 5, 2020
Virginia Carlson
Friend/neighbor
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My sympathies to the family of Salome Reichert. We lived across the street from them on Saunders Avenue. Salome always was friendly and a had a smile for us when we would see her. She will be missed by so many relatives and friends. God Bless.

Sep. 5, 2020
Larry and Sandy Griess
Friends
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Deepest sympathy. May your faith comfort you and may the Lord wrap you in His Love and bring you peace.

Sep. 4, 2020
Beverly Reichert Broekhuis
Great niece
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Aunt Salome was beautiful inside & out. Such a kind & wonderful person. Sending our love and prayers.

Sep. 4, 2020
Cecilia Ault
Friend
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I absolutely adored her she was a lovely and beautiful woman , I loved her smiley condolences to the family.

Sep. 4, 2020
Marilyn Campbell
Friend
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My heart hurts for all the fanily. Such a wonderful woman and will be missed. I had wonderful conversations with Salome. May she be at peace and rest in her Lord's arms.

Sep. 4, 2020
Harold and Milrae Korb
Friends
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Our sincere condolences at this difficult time. What a joy it was to know Salome...she was a very special lady!! Sending our love and prayers....

Sep. 4, 2020
Mick and Linda Stoehr
Friend
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Mick and I extend our deepest sympathies to the family. The Lord keep you in his care

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