|Alvina M. Newell|
|Megrue-Price Funeral Home|
Alvina M. Newell, the daughter of Herman and Anna (Aden) Grummert, was born on March 30, 1927 on a farm near Superior, Nebraska. She passed away on December 19, 2012 at Superior Good Samaritan Society, Superior, Nebraska at the age of 85 years, 8 months, 19 days.
Alvina attended St. Pauls Lutheran School and was a member of St. Pauls Lutheran Church, Hardy.
She was united in marriage to Earl Newell on August 11, 1944 in Belleville, Kansas and to this union 6 children were born.
She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She was an awesome cook and was specially known for her mashed potato donuts. She also worked outside the home at the Hilltop Cafe in Superior and the cafe in Republic, Kansas.
She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary of Hardy and the LCW.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Earl January 1994; son James Newell, daughter-in-law Nancy Newell, sons-in-law Larry Persson and Darrell McCorkle, four brothers Ivan, Lloyd, Allen and Albert and two sisters Pauline Dorman and Clara Mahieu.
She is survived by:
Daughters: Charlotte Persson of Superior, Nebraska
Charlene Robison of Kearney, Nebraska
Nancy McCorkle of Burr Oak, Kansas
Alice Belden and husband David of Burr Oak, Kansas
Pat Mohler and husband Evan of Coolidge, Arizona
Brothers: Larry Grummert of Hastings, Nebraska
Everett Grummert of Tulsa, Oklahoma
Harold Grummert of Hastings, Nebraska
Lenard Grummert of Hastings, Nebraska
26 great grandchildren
One great greatgrandchild
Nieces & nephews
Other relatives and a host of friends
Services at: Megrue-Price Funeral Home, Superior NE
Time of Service: Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 10:30 am
Clergy: Rev. Dr. Jocelyn Tupper
Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Superior NE
Memorials to: In care of the family
Visitation: From 9:00 am - 8 pm on Friday at the Megrue - Price Funeral Home