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Florence Wickersham

Friday, December 21, 2001

Florence L. Wickersham

Florence L. Wickersham, 91, died Wednesday (Dec. 19, 2001) at Community Hospital of McCook.

She was born May 10, 1910, in Pierce County to William and Elizabeth (Davids) Schroeder.

On Aug. 17, 1938, she married Harold Allen Wickersham at Lincoln. They spent their married lives farming west of Seward until retiring and moving into Seward in 1991. She moved to McCook in August 2000.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Harold on Dec. 26, 1993; an infant daughter, Danette in 1948; two brothers, Henry and Ormond Schroeder; and one sister, Emma Jane Rhodes.

Survivors include one son, Dennis Wickersham and wife, Janet of Lincoln; one daughter, Sharon Redford and husband, Dennis of McCook; one granddaughter; and three great-grandchildren. Services are today, 10:30 a.m., at the United Methodist Church in Seward with the Rev. Kelly Karges officiating. Interment will be at the Seward Cemetery.

Wood-Zabka Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Announcement courtesy of Herrmann Funeral Home of McCook.