Jean (Munroe) Persinger

November 20, 1933 ~ March 11, 2021 (age 87)


Hastings resident Jean Persinger, 87, passed away Thursday, March 11, 2021, at Azria Health, Blue Hill, NE.   

Services will be 11 a.m. Friday, March 19, at First United Methodist Church in Hastings with Pastor Tamara Holtz officiating. Burial will be at Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Hastings. Visitation will be 1-7 p.m. Thursday with family present 5-7 p.m. and at the funeral home one hour prior to service at the church. Memorials may be given to the family for a memorial to be established at a later date. For the health and safety of others face masks are required for those attending the visitation and funeral, your cooperation is appreciated. Since there are material sharing restrictions, we ask that you bring your own pen for signing the registration book or memorial envelopes.

Jean was born November 20, 1933, in Hastings, NE to DeWayne P. & Alice Mae (Adcock) Munroe. She graduated from Trumbull High School in 1951. Jean married Eugene A. Persinger on July 21, 1952; he preceded her in death on March 2, 2000.

Jean worked for Hastings Industries for 25 years; retiring in 1999. She was a member of First United Methodist Church, Eagles, and NRA. Jean was an avid camper, loved bowling where she belonged on many teams, and enjoyed watching Husker football.

Jean was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Eugene A. Persinger; brother, Donnie D. Munroe; and sister, Patricia Weseman.

Children & Spouse:               
  Sheri Steiner – Aurora, NE
  Vicki (Ken) Snider – Hastings, NE
  Donnie Persinger – Kearney, NE
  Lonnie Persinger – Kearney, NE
Grandchildren & Spouses:    
  Travis (Laura) Steiner – Glen Head, NY
  Andy Summers – San Diego, CA
  Dusty Summers – Hastings, NE
  Kelsey (Kevin) Murray – Kansas City, MO
  Aaron (Sunee) Persinger– Denver, CO
  Alex Persinger – Central City, NE
  Austin Persinger – Kearney, NE

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March 18, 2021

1:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center
1225 N. Elm Ave
Hastings, NE 68901

Funeral Service
March 19, 2021

11:00 AM
First United Methodist Church (Hastings)

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