BENKELMAN -- Della F. Roundtree, 80, formerly of Benkelman, died Friday (Jan. 31, 2003) at the Beatrice Community Hospital in Beatrice.
She was born Aug. 22, 1922, in Dundy County, to Ash Jehu and Nellie Lorena (Hester) Roundtree. For the last 25 years, she was a resident of the Martin Luther Home in Beatrice. Before moving to Beatrice, she lived in Hastings and North Platte.
Preceding her in death are her parents, Ash and Nellie Roundtree; two brothers, and one sister.
She is survived by numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and other relatives.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, 10:30 a.m., at Forch Funeral Chapel in Benkelman with the Rev. Norman Prather officiating. Interment will follow services.
There will be no visitation and the casket will remain closed.
Memorials may be given in her name to the Martin Luther Home of Beatrice.
Arrangements are under the direction of Forch Funeral Chapel of Benkelman.