Alice “Jeanne” Luebbe, 82, of North Platte, Nebraska, formerly of Johnson Lake, died Wednesday, October 25, 2017, at Centennial Park Retirement Village in North Platte.
Jeanne was born September 16, 1935, in Lexington, Nebraska, to Harold and Nellie (Wolfe) Sheldon. She attended school at District #6 near Overton, and graduated from Lexington High School in 1952.
She was united in marriage to Verne A. Luebbe on May 16, 1954, at the Methodist Church in Overton, Nebraska. They had two children; Randy Lee and Patti Kay.
Jeanne was a faithful member of Grace Lutheran Church in Lexington, where she was involved, and enjoyed Bible studies. She was also a past member of the Eastern Star. She was past president of the Junior Old Timers Club, a past member of the Moose Lodge, Eagles Club, Elks Lodge, VFW auxiliary, and American Legion Auxiliary.
Near and dear to her heart were the Boys & Girls Boystown, Christian Appalachian Project, and the Salvation Army.
As a young woman the couple enjoyed dancing, playing cards, she also loved her sweets, and spending time with her family.
Survivors include one son, Randy and wife Lydia Luebbe of North Platte, Nebraska, one daughter, Patti Barber of Johnson Lake, Nebraska; one sister, Jan and her husband Gary Donnelson of Lexington, Nebraska; six grandchildren, Chelsea, Nicole, Matthew, Jeannie, James, and Laurie; eighteen great-grandchildren; as well as extended family and friends.
Jeanne was preceded in death by her parents; and husband, Verne.
A Graveside Service will be held Monday, October 30, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. at Greenwood Cemetery at Lexington with Pastor John Strackbein officiating.
Visitation will be held prior to the graveside from 10:00 a.m. to Noon at Reynolds-Love Funeral Chapel in Lexington.
Memorials are suggested to Grace Lutheran Church or Parent/Child Center.
Reynolds-Love Funeral Home in Lexington is honored to be assisting the family with arrangements. Please share online condolences with the family by visiting: reynoldslovefuneralhome.com.