Tuesday, March 10, 2020 ~ 10:30 a.m.
United Methodist Church ~ Ashland, Nebraska
Interment at Ashland Cemetery ~ Ashland, Nebraska
Monday, March 9, 2020 ~ 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Marcy Mortuary ~ Ashland, Nebraska
Ashland United Methodist Church or Ashland Fire & Rescue
Bonnie Lou Jurgensen, 83, of Ashland, NE, entered into rest on Thursday, March 5, 2020 at Ashland Care Center in Ashland, NE. She was born August 29, 1936 in Wahoo, NE to Richard and Marjorie (Moline) Williams. Bonnie graduated from Ashland High School. On March 27, 1955, Bonnie married Keith Jurgensen and they lived near Wann and raised their three children, Steve, Pam and Chuck.
Bonnie was an active member of the Wann Christian Church and Ladies Aide for many years. She worked part-time at Miller’s Café until it closed. Bonnie attended the United Methodist Church after moving to Ashland where she participated in the women’s bible study. She volunteered many years at the Blood Mobile and helped with elections. Bonnie made many quilts for donation and for her niece’s and nephew’s weddings. She enjoyed her iris garden and roses.
She is survived by her loving husband of 64 years, Keith Jurgensen; children, Steve (Deborah) Jurgensen of Ashland, Pam (Rick) Gustafson of Malmo and Chuck Jurgensen of Ashland; grandchildren, Dustin Jurgensen, Tyler Jurgensen, Christoffer (fiancé, Jaime Garner) Gustafson and Lacee (Brent Banghart) Gustafson; brothers, Wayne (Lorine) Williams of Ashland and Rodney (Audrey) Williams of Ithaca; sister-in-law, Maxine Jurgensen; brother-in-law, Harold Jurgensen; many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Richard and Marjorie Williams; sister, Rita Williams; parents-in-law, Art and Minnie Jurgensen; brothers-in-law, Jess Johnson and Denny Odorisio; sisters-in-law, Darlene Odorisio and Lucy Jurgensen.