September 24, 2014

Florence Hansen Bridge

Bridge, Florence obit picFLORENCE HANSEN BRIDGE, age 78, of Lincoln, passed away on Sept. 24th, 2014 surrounded by her family.  Born to Neils Peter Hansen and Karen Albretsen Hansen on Sept. 29, 1935.

Florence attended Clinton Elementary, Whittier, Teachers College High in NE;  and then NE Wesleyan, UNL, Northwest Texas School of Nursing and Bryan School of Nursing.  She belonged to Delta Zeta Sorority, Danish Sisterhood Lodge #90; she was also a Campfire Girls Leader, Job’s Daughter’s Club President, and was very active in her church choir at Grace Lutheran where she was confirmed at age 7.

Florence is survived by her spouse, John “Jack” Bridge; daughters, Sheryl (Rob) Alderman, Brenda (Gerald) Schellhorn, and Julie Crane; a son, Tom Bridge; 15 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; nephew, Steve Ruby & Family; and several cousins.

Preceded in death by her parents; and daughter Carrie Lynn Bridge.

Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 29th at Grace Lutheran Church,2225 Washington St, Lincoln with a visitation one hour prior at the church; Rev. Dr. Robert Rademacher will be officiating.  Burial following service at Wyuka Cemetery, 3600 “O” St.  An Evening Visitation will be held from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 28th at Wyuka Funeral Home with the family present.


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