December 26, 2018

Marjory Lynne Thomsen

Marjory Lynne Thomsen, 82, of Bennet, passed away December 26, 2018.Born July 23, 1936, to Claude and Fern Hewitt, in Lincoln.

Marjory graduated from Diller High School. She married her loving husband September 18, 1955. Marjory attended Fairbury Community Junior College & UNK and was employed as a Librarian at Wood River Elementary School. She was a devoted and loving wife, mother and grandmother. 

She is survived by her husband Marvin; sons Michael (Pam) and Bryan (Caralee) Thomsen; Daughter Teresa (Nyle) Paper; 10 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents, son Randall Thomsen and daughter Cindy Thomsen-Wells.

Funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, December 29, 2018 at Bennet Community Church. Memorial contributions to the Bennet Community Church. Condolences at



  1. What a sweet lady.So very sorry for your lost.

  2. Dear Thomsen family, I am so sorry to learn of Marjory’s passing. I remember many wonderful times the Sahling and Thomsen families spent together. She was always loving and caring toward everyone and had a wonderful laugh! She will be missed. Please know that I will keep you all in my thoughts and prayers. May God bless you all and bring you comfort and peace at this time and always.

  3. Teresa and family, our sincere condolences on Marjory’s passing! May our virtual hugs and prayers surround you and give you peace.
    Vicki & Mike Palu (Welch)

  4. Marv and family, We are very sorry to learn of Margery’s passing. She was a gem and we always enjoyed being with you. We never forget friends who were part of our lives. We are thinking of you and keeping you in prayer. Ray and Mary Ann Apfel Wood River, NE

  5. So sorry to hear of Marjory’s passing. The McCumber family extends thoughts and prayers to the entire Thomsen family.

  6. I’m very sorry for your loss, Marjory was always kind to me at Greenfields. Every time she came to eat at Greenfields she said she only came to see me, it always made my day when she said that. She was very sweet and gave the best hugs! I am going to miss seeing her face come through the restaurant doors, lots of prayers for your family, especially Marjory’s husband Marvin.

  7. Thomsen family
    We are so sorry to hear of Marj’s passing! I have fond memories of growing up with the Thomsen clan of which Marj was always in the middle managing it all. I know my folks enjoyed your company too beside working with you at school! Please know you will be in our prayers in this difficult time!

  8. I’m so sorry to hear this just found out , my heart hurt s for your loss , I will cherish this moment I had up there , if you get this message please contact me


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