A Celebration of Life for Margaret “Marge” C. Mummert, 82, of Madison, will be 2:00 to 5:00 p.m., Friday, January 20, 2023, at Whiskey River—Northside, 209 South Main in Madison. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m., Thursday at Trinity United Methodist Church. Resseguie Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Marge passed away Tuesday, January 10, 2023, at Faith Regional Health Services surrounded by family.
Marge was born on January 15, 1940, in Madison, the daughter of Henry and Lillie (Voge) Kohl. She was raised in Madison and attended Madison Public Schools.
On June 3, 1955, Marge married Alvin Hledik in Stanton, Nebraska. They made their home in Madison. Six children were born to this union. They divorced in 1972.
Marge married LaVance Mummert on September 16, 1985, in Madison. Marge considered LaVance’s three children as her “bonus children”.
She was employed at Gillette/Hiland Roberts Dairy as a Lab technician. After 30+ years, Marge retired in 2009.
Marge enjoyed hunting, fishing, reading, solving jigsaw puzzles, creating and repairing jewelry, working crossword puzzles and using her computer. She loved having family and friends over for their annual mountain oyster feeds when Vance was alive.
Marge is survived by her children: Connie Ferris, of Bellevue, NE, Cindy Lancaster, of Yankton, SD, Dan (Kathy) Hledik, Tucson, AZ, Cori (Mike) Kruid, of Madison, NE; daughter-in-law, Janice Hledik; her bonus children: Michelle (Todd) Benda, of Hadar, NE, Melissa (Dean) Stelling, of Norfolk and Marc (Beth) Mummert, of Huger, SC; 23 grandchildren, 32 great grandchildren and 5 great-great grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Vance; two sons, Scott Hledik and Brad Hledik; grandson, Trey Stelling; two brothers and their spouses, Marlowe “Mike” (Mary Janice) Kohl and Jerald (Janet) Kohl.
In leu of flowers, the family requests that donations may be directed to the Animal Shelter of Northeast Nebraska, 1000 E. Omaha Avenue, Norfolk, NE 68701.
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