Phemy R. Zeurcher |

Phemy R. Zeurcher

Phemy R. Zeurcher, age 101, of Council Bluffs, Iowa, passed away April 27, 2006, at Bergan Mercy Hospital in Omaha, Neb.Phemy was born April 26, 1905, in Hartington, Neb., to Otto and Sophia (Danborn) Johnson. She graduated from Hartington High School. She lived in Laurel, Neb., before moving to Lakeland, Fla., in 1965 and then to Council Bluffs in 1999.Phemy was a homemaker and a member of St. John Lutheran Church in Council Bluffs.She is survived by daughters Marilyn (Larry) Covalciuc of Council Bluffs, and Florence (Merlin) Zang of Glenwood Springs; sons Donald (Louise) Zeurcher of Scottsdale, Ariz., and Eugene (Delores) Zeurcher of Billings, Mont.; 10 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.Services were held May 1 at St. John Lutheran Church with Pastor Rod Hopp officiating.Entombment was held in Lakeland, Fla.Memorials can be made to St. John Lutheran Church, Seventh Street and Willow Avenue, Council Bluffs, IA 51501, or the Leukemia Foundation.

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