April 28, 1927 - April 14, 2010
McCOOK, Nebraska -- Charlotte L. Sahm of McCook, formerly of Indianola, died Wednesday (April 14, 2010) at Community Hospital in McCook. She was 82 years old.
Charlotte was born on April 28, 1927, in Clarksburg, West Virginia to Edward and Hazel Gladys (Powell) Munsey. She received her GED in 1977.
On Oct. 22, 1946, she was united in marriage to Clarence Francis Sahm in Clarksburg. They moved to the Indianola community in 1947 where they raised their seven children. Charlotte was a busy mother and homemaker.
Charlotte served as the Indianola Librarian for many years. She enjoyed crafts, crocheting and knitting. Her favorite pastime was spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Preceding her in death were her parents, Edward and Hazel Munsey; her husband, Clarence Sahm in 1985; one son, Robert Sahm in 2000; and two grandchildren.
Survivors include her three sons, Fredward Sahm and wife, Cheri, of Omaha, Clarence "Clu" Sahm of Indianola and Michael Sahm of Modesto, California; three daughters, Catherine and husband, Stephen McConnell of McCook, Mary and husband, Kevin Swartz of Dumas, Texas and Elizabeth and husband, Murry Weiss of McCook; two brothers, David Cross and wife, Peggy of Bridgeport, West Virginia and Robert Cross and wife, Betty of Mico, Texas; 10 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be given in her name to donor's choice.
Visitation will be Saturday until noon and Sunday from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m.
Friends may go online at www.carpenterbreland.com to extend condolences.
Rosary will be prayed on Monday, April 19, 2010, 1:30 p.m. at St. Catherine's Catholic Church in Indianola. Mass of Christian burial will immediately follow at 2 p.m. with Father Thomas McGuire officiating. Burial will be in the St. Catherine's Cemetery.
Carpenter Breland Funeral Home of McCook is in charge of the arrangements