Donna F. Wier

Tuesday, December 22, 2020

Donna F. Wier

Nov. 27, 1926 - Dec. 20, 2020

CAMBRIDEG, Neb. — Donna F. Wier, age 94, passed away at Hillcrest Nursing Home in McCook on Dec. 20, 2020. 

She was born in Furnas County near Cambridge on Nov. 27, 1926, to Orva B. and Josephine (Hietmann) Trosper.  Donna was united in marriage to George Wier in Norton, Kan., on July 6, 1946.  George preceded her in death on May 9, 1988.

 Donna was a lifelong resident of Cambridge.  She was a member of the Eagles Lodge of McCook and the Congregational Church of Cambridge.  She enjoyed dancing and going to many dances with her companion, Ernie Purvis.  She collected Shirley Temple dolls and enjoyed china and oil painting.  

 She was preceded in death by her parents, Orva and Josephine; husband, George; son, Stanley; siblings, Gary Trosper; Mildred and Roy Farr; Geneva Fuller; Fred and Nellie Jean Trosper; brother-in-law, Ray Boyer; sister-in-law, Donna Trosper; and companion for 20 years, Ernie Purvis. 

 Donna is survived by her daughter-in-law, Kathy (Dale) Long of Holbrook, Neb.; her four grandchildren, Andy (Melanie) Wier of McCook, Neb.; Julie Wier of Lincoln, Neb.; Becky Wier of Cambridge, Neb.; and Marie (Mike) Troyer of Milford, Neb.; nine great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; siblings, Wren (Luella) Trosper of Arapahoe; Ardis Lorimore of McCook; Joyce Boyer of Smith Center, Kan.; and Dixie (Swede) Swanson of Curtis, Neb.

  Visitation for Donna will be at Lockenour-Jones Mortuary today, Dec. 22, 2020, from 4 to 7 p.m. 

Funeral services will be Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2020, at 11 a.m., with Bill Weaver officiating at Lockenour-Jones Mortuary.  Interment will be in the Fairview Cemetery in Cambridge. 

Memorials may be left to the Cambridge Rescue Squad.  Friends may leave online condolences at lockenourfh.com.  

Lockenour-Jones Mortuary is entrusted with arrangements.