Obit Debra Ann Fangmeier-60 of Hebron, NE
Kroll Funeral Home Hebron, NE 402-768-6165
Debra Ann Fangmeier of Hebron, NE the daughter of George and Janice (Fegter) Coordsen was born December 16, 1958 in Hebron, NE. She departed this life Thursday, February 28, 2019 at her residence in rural Hebron, NE.
Deb grew up near Gilead, NE attending grade school there before graduating from Fairbury High School with the class of 1977. After graduation she attended Fairbury Junior College and then graduated from University of Nebraska - Lincoln with a bachelors degree from the teachers college.
She married David Fangmeier on August 1, 1982 at Faith Lutheran Church in Hebron by Pastor Benson. This union was blessed with the birth of three children.
Her teaching career began in Fairbury as a special educator at the public school before transferring to Thayer Central Schools in Hebron, where she was a substitute teacher and paraprofessional.
She was an active member of St Paul Lutheran Church in Gilead where she taught Sunday School and Summer Bible School and directed Christmas programs for over 25 years.
She was a Girl Scout leader, a 4-H leader starting a new club Creative Clovers, and active parent in school events with the children.
She enjoyed being out in God’s creation in her flower garden and shopping with her mother, daughter and friends.
Spending time with her friends was important to Deb, but being with her family was the best always interested in what the kids were doing and if they needed her help.
She is preceded in death by her father George Coordsen and infant sister Christine Coordsen.
She is survived by her husband David of Hebron, mother Janice Coordsen of Hebron, two sons Joshua Fangmeier of St Paul, MN, and Caleb Fangmeier of Lincoln, one daughter Rachael Fangmeier and special friend Kirk Lennemann of Riverton, NE, brother Kevin Coordsen of Hebron, sister Valerie Goebel and brother-in-law Brice of Marion, KS, mother-in-law Lois Fangmeier of Hebron, sister-in-law and brother-in-law Jeanette and Gilbert Bangert of Diller, NE, nieces, nephews and friends.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at 3PM at Grace Lutheran Church in Hebron. Officiants will be Pastors Keith Brozek and Kenneth Kramer. Visitation will be Monday, March 4 at Kroll Funeral Home in Hebron 2PM to 7PM. Following Deb’s wishes there will be no viewing at the church. Organist Brenda Striggow, congregational hymns “I’ll Fly Away”, “Of The Father’s Love Begotten” and “May The Lord Be With You”. Condolences may be left at www.krollfh.com. Memorial in care of the family. Burial will be in the St. Paul Lutheran cemetery in rural Gilead, NE. Kroll Funeral Home of Hebron, NE is in charge of arrangements.