HOLBROOK -- Vera I. Stevens, 72, died Sunday (Feb. 24, 2002) at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney.
She was born Jan. 2, 1930 to Elmer and Nellie (Kidney) Hermle in Armour.
On Sept. 18, 1948, she married Robert E. Stevens at Beatrice. The couple traveled throughout Kansas and Nebraska working in construction, and made their home in Columbus for a time. In 1986, following their retirement, they moved to Holbrook.
Preceding her in death were her parents; two brothers, Richard and Glenn; and two sisters, Ruth and Edith.
Survivors include her husband, Robert of Holbrook; one brother, Ken Hermle of Boston, Mass.; and three sisters, Pearl Kelley and Merle Orwin, both of Beatrice, and Helen of Florida.
Memorial services are being planned and will be announced at a later time.
Lockenour-Jones Mortuary of Cambridge is in charge of arrangements.