Hastings resident Paula D. Dahms, passed away Friday, February 22, 2019, at Mary Lanning Healthcare, Hastings, NE.
Prayers Services are 10 a.m. Monday, February 25, at Butler Volland Chapel in Hastings. Burial will be 1 p.m. Monday, February 25, at Loup City Cemetery in Loup City, NE. Memorials may be given to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s and Research. Visitation will be 9-10 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Paula was born in Broken Bow, NE to Harold Eugene & Eva Jean (Tappen) Todd. She married F. John Glinsmann on March 18, 1966; he preceded her in death in 1975. Paula Diane was an avid Elvis and Garfield lover. She enjoyed watching her grandchildren play sports and swim. She enjoyed traveling to Alabama to see her family and going to nearby casinos.
Paula loved listening to old country music and dancing with her granddaughters. She was a hard worker with a survival instinct. She was a young widow with two children. She began working in manufacturing and supporting her family. Over the years she became a cosmetologist and worked many different jobs including the VFW, Kitty’s Bar and Adams County Courthouse. She was a good role model for her children instilling in them her work ethic and free spirit.
Paula was preceded in death by her parents; husband, F. John Glinsmann; two brothers, Wayne Angelmeyer and Russell Angelmeyer; two sisters, Sharon Campbell, and Brenda Schreck.
Kate Beach – AL
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