Oct. 7, 1922 - May 18, 2006
Myrtle Helen (Dewey) Cole, 82, departed this life May 18, 2006 in Lincoln. Myrtle was the first of six children of the late Charles and Bessie Dewey, born Oct. 7, 1933, south of Culbertson.
Myrtle spent her life as a homemaker, a waitress at local restaurants, and she later attended high school under the adult education program and was employed at the gas company for many years.
Myrtle was an excellent cook, made clothes for her sons in their early school years, enjoyed family reunions, travel, gardening, and shopping at thrift stores. She attended the Church of God in her earlier years.
Survivors include her sons, DeLynn "Butch" and wife Ung, Dennis and wife, Sue, all of Florida, Delayne and Rondall and wife, Lori, all of Lincoln; a daughter-in-law, Marie Cole of Lincoln; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Memorial services will be 10 a.m., Monday, at Wadlow Rozanek Funeral Home. There will be a private inurnment at Lincoln Memorial Park.
No flowers are requestedd. Donations may be sent to the Cole home, 6210 Judson Street, Lincoln, NE 68507.