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Ethel Mae Beebe

March 11, 1914 ~ February 12, 2020 (age 105)


Ethel Mae (Stewart) Beebe, age 105, passed away Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at the El Dorado Manor in Trenton, NE.

Ethel was born March 11, 1914 to Nora (Gose) and Charles Elmer Stewart in Red Willow County, NE.  She spent most of her life on a farm, helping her parents and the neighbors. Ethel attended high school at Culbertson, NE.

On July 18, 1931 she was united in marriage to Forrest Beebe in Torrington, WY.  The couple made their home on the Beebe Homestead in Frontier County, NE.

Ethel was preceded in death by her parents; husband; son, Chuck Beebe; son in law, Vernon Brenning; brothers, Arthur, Ray, Frances “Hank”, Merle “Shorty”, and Ralph; sisters, Edith, Elsie, Esther, and Bessie; great granddaughter, Kimberlee Brenning and great great granddaughter, Katie Billings.

Ethel is survived by her daughter, Bonnie Brenning of Culbertson, NE; grandchildren, Sue (Leslie) Fahrenbruch of Maywood, NE, Mike (Carolyn) Brenning of Culbertson, NE, and Pat (Julie) Brenning of Culbertson, NE, also surviving are 7 great grand children, 22 great great grandchildren and a host of extended family and friends.

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Memorial Service
February 18, 2020

10:30 AM
Carpenter Breland Funeral Home
305 West C Street
McCook, NE 69001

Burial of Cremains at a later date

Culbertson Cemetery
Highway 6 and 34
Culbertson, NE 69024


El Dorado Manor
P.O. Box 97, Trenton NE 69044
Tel: 1-308-344-5241

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