Marie A. Shefl

Mass of Christian Burial for Marie A. Shefl, age 93, of Winnetoon, Nebraska will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 11, 2017, at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Verdigre, Nebraska. Reverend Jeff Lorig will be Celebrant, with burial in St. Wenceslaus Catholic Cemetery in Verdigre.

Visitation will be Wednesday from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Brockhaus Funeral Home in Verdigre, with a 7:30 p.m. Wake Service.

Marie died Sunday, May 7, 2017, at Avera Creighton Care Centre in Creighton, Nebraska.

Marie A. Shefl, daughter of George and Clara (Ondracek) Dufek, was born December 17, 1923, at her parent’s home northeast of Verdigre, Nebraska. Marie attended school at District # 140 near her home. On April 8, 1947, she was united in marriage to Anton L. Shefl at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Verdigre. They were blessed with four children, Paul, Leonard, Rose, and Kathryn. Marie was a member of St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church.

Marie is survived by her children, Paul (Karen) Shefl of Winnetoon, Nebraska, Leonard, (Mary) Shefl of Coleridge, Nebraska, Rose Shefl of Winnetoon, and Kathryn (Duaine) Dimmitt of Aurora, Nebraska; six grandchildren;17 great-grandchildren; and siblings, Ed Dufek of Verdigre, Nebraska, Helen Hanefeldt of Creighton, Nebraska, and Leona Pavlik of Rockford, Illinois.

She was preceded in death by her parents; grandparents; husband, Anton; brothers, William, Leonard, and John; sister, Clara Pavlik; and one great-granddaughter.

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