COLUMBUS — Jeanne M. Haney, 76, of Columbus, died Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017, at Bergan Mercy Hospital in Omaha.
A funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 30, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Columbus, with Pastor Brandon Foster officiating. Interment will be in Columbus Cemetery. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Friday at Gass Haney Funeral Home in Columbus and 9-10 a.m. Saturday at the church. There will be a family prayer service at 9:45 a.m. Saturday at the church.
Memorials are suggested as those of the family's choice.
Jeanne was born April 18, 1941, in Dakota City to Carl and Bonnie (Christensen) Sandahl. She graduated from Columbus High School in 1959, the first class to graduate in the new high school. Jeanne was proud to be the head majorette in the Columbus High Band, which performed in the 1959 Rose Bowl. She was also Miss Platte County. On April 9, 1962, Jeanne was united in marriage to Stephen Haney in Columbus. Jeanne was a certified para and special education tutor. She enjoyed traveling, golfing, bowling, playing tennis and playing bridge. Jeanne loved the lake life while living at Wagner Lakes. She enjoyed knitting, crocheting, playing piano and gardening.
Jeanne is survived by her daughter Christine (Ron) Prokupek of Schuyler; grandson Aaron (Kimberly) Davidson of Camp Pendleton, California; grandson Adam (Brenda) Davidson of Orange, Texas; daughter Stephanie (Chris Van Dyke) Haney of Columbus; grandson David (Ariel Chesson) Keating of Orange, Texas; son Kevin (Araceli) Haney of Grand Island; grandson Steven Haney of Grand Island; six great-grandchildren; sister Lori Sandahl of Elysburg, Pennsylvania; sister-in-law Patricia (Adrian) Muhle of Columbus; brother-in-law William “Bill” (Starre) Haney of Plattsmouth; and companion Pookie.
Jeanne was preceded in death by her parents Carl and Bonnie Sandahl, husband Stephen Haney, brother Kenneth Sandahl and sister Marlys Cucura.
Condolences may be sent to www.gasshaney.com.