SCHUYLER — Vernamae Hladky, 73, of Schuyler, died Wednesday, March 22, 2017, at St. Joseph's Villa in Omaha.
A funeral service was held 1 p.m. Saturday, March 25. Committal was in Schuyler Cemetery with military honors. Memorials may be made in care of the family for future designation.
Vernamae Hladky was born Nov. 13, 1944, in Schuyler to Verna and Adolph Hladky. Vernamae proudly served in the United States Navy as a dental technician at Bethesda Naval Hospital, graduating from dental tech school in San Diego, California. After returning to Nebraska, she enjoyed life as a resident of Schuyler, working in the manufacturing industry in Columbus.
Vernamae treasured her friends and family. She took care of her mother for many years and was a member of the Bellwood American Legion and First Presbyterian Church in Schuyler. She suffered from dementia and moved to St. Joseph’s Villa in Omaha in June 2015.
Vernamae was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Donald.
She is survived by her sister Marcella (Richard) Brousek of Omaha; brothers Richard of Fremont and Raymond (Donna) Hladky of Tekamah; sister-in-law Susan Hladky of Nampa, Idaho; cousin Sheryl Crutcher of Palestine, Texas; and many beloved nieces and nephews.