Hastings resident Alice E. Everitt, 92, passed away Friday, June 3, 2022, at The Kensington, Hastings, NE.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, June 7, at Butler Volland Chapel in Hastings with Chaplain John Mueller officiating. Private family burial will be at Benkelman Cemetery in Benkelman, NE. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorials may be given to The Kensington.
Alice was born on October 14, 1929, to William C. & Violet L. (Bishop) Britton in Aguilar, Colorado. Alice married Lester L. Everitt on July 7, 1951. She was the laundry supervisor at Hester Home in Benkelman for many years. Alice grew up on the plains of southern Colorado. She had many stories about seeing wild horses & waving at the troop trains during the war. She lived through tough times during the Great Depression & has been witness to many changes in the world over the years. She enjoyed camping & fishing with family in the Colorado mountains. Alice and her husband lived in Missouri & ran a grocery store & filling station. They later relocated to Benkelman, NE & lived there for many years. After her husband’s passing, she moved to Hastings, NE. For the last few years, she enjoyed her life at the Kensington assisted living. She was passionate about her bingo. Alice enjoyed morning chat & many of the outings. She passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family & friends
Alice was preceded in death by her parents; husband; son, Russell Everitt; and son-in-law, Chet Reiman.
Children & Spouses:
Michael & Julia Everitt – Big Springs ,NE
Laura Reiman – Trumbull, NE
Becky & Jerry Pursley – Hamilton, NE
Grandchildren & Spouses:
Elton & Sarah Vath
Nikki & Tim Farren
Meeka & Will Howsden
Amanda & Will Railsback
Chelsey & Joshua Buck
Siblings & Spouses:
Jack & Gerda Britton
Shirley & Jerry Clements
Billy & Barabara Britton