Funeral services for Ferne W. Moeller age 100 of West Point, NE will be held on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at the Grace Lutheran Church in West Point, NE with Pastor Priscilla Hukki officiating. A luncheon will immediately follow the service in the church fellowship hall with burial to follow in the Wisner Cemetery. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Minnick Funeral Home in West Point and will continue on Thursday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the service at the church. The family suggests that memorials be directed to Grace Lutheran Church, St. Joseph's Retirement Community or St. Joseph's Hillside Villa.
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Ferne passed away on Saturday, August 31, 2019 at St. Joseph's Hillside Villa in West Point, NE.
Ferne Wiltrude (Luther) Moeller was born on December 2, 1918 at Wisner, NE to George and Hattie (Beutow) Luther. She was baptized on August 10, 1919 and later confirmed on August 13, 1933 at Christ Lutheran Church in Wisner, NE by Rev. Karl Konig. Ferne attended Cuming Co. Rural School District #49 and Beemer Elementary School before graduating from Wisner High School in 1936.
On February 16, 1938, she was united in marriage to Leo Moeller at the Christ Lutheran Church by Rev. Konig. They were blessed with three sons: Gary, Lynn and Robert. The couple lived on a farm north of Wisner for 40 years. She was a member of Christ Lutheran Church, serving on church council and was active in various organizations.
In July of 1978, they moved to West Point, NE. Ferne was an active member of Grace Lutheran Church in West Point, participating in Joy Circle, Altar Guild, Quilting Group and other committees. Her hobbies included knitting, crocheting, gardening, and card playing. She belonged to various organizations and enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. Ferne especially enjoyed going to the Lord’s house to receive strength, peace and comfort for each new day.
Son-Lynn and Sandra Moeller of Tulsa, OK and family-
Krista and Mike Finnegan and children-Heather and Ryan
Jeffrey and Tammy Moeller and children-Benjamin, Megan and Kate
Son-Robert and Mary Beth Moeller of North Kingstown, RI and children-
Daughter-in-law- Nylotis Moeller of Cedar Rapids, IA and family-
Jean and Mike Stack and children-Lauren, Andrew and William
Jill Lande and children Jenae and Julian
Jodi and Bryan Nordstrom and children-Bentley, Boden and Nyla
Sister-in-law-Erdine Moeller of Wisner, NE
Several nieces and nephews also survive Ferne.
Ferne was preceded in death by her parents-George and Hattie Luther, husband-Leo in 1994, son-Gary, 3 sisters-Esther Albers, Mamie Albers, and Ella Von Seggern, and two brothers-Ed and Otto Luther.