Barbara A. Wischmann
Date of Birth
December 15, 1933
Lincoln, Nebraska
Entered into Rest
December 29, 2016
Lincoln, Nebraska
Funeral Service Directions

Tuesday, January 3, 2017 ~ 2:30 p.m.
Marcy Chapel ~ Ashland, Nebraska
Interment at Ashland Cemetery ~ Ashland, Nebraska

Visitation Directions

Monday, January 2, 2017 ~ 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Marcy Chapel ~ Ashland, Nebraska


In Care of the Family For Future Designation

Barbara A. Wischmann, 83 of Ashland, NE, died Thursday, December 29, 2016 at St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Lincoln.  She was born December 15, 1933 in Lincoln, NE to Vernon and Gertrude (Brakhage) Stewart.  Barbara graduated from Greenwood High School in 1954.  On April 21, 1954, Barbara was married to Robert Smith.  Robert died in 1971.  Barbara married Robert Wischmann on January 4, 1974 at the Ashland United Methodist Church.  Through the years, she worked for Goodyear in Lincoln and Western Electric for 15 years until her retirement.  Barbara loved her husband, children, grandchildren and great grandchildren, they were her pride and joy.  She also loved her flower gardens.

She is survived by husband of 42 years Robert Wischmann; children: Sherry (Fred) Starr of Greenwood, Tom Smith of Ashland, and Jodi (Kelly) Lathrop of Lincoln; grandchildren: Jeff Starr, Matt (Jackie) Starr, Emily (Nathan) DeLashmutt, and Nathan Lathrop; 5 great-grandchildren; brothers: Jerry (Penny) Stewart, Kenny (Jean) Stewart, and Jimmy Stewart; sisters: Janice (Randy) Horn and Linda (Larry) Meyer; many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by husband Robert Smith; brothers: George, Ivan, and John Stewart; sisters: Judy Thoms, Dorothy Comstock, and Ruth York.

Condolences for Barbara A. Wischmann
  1. Barb and Dennis Oelschlager
    • December 31, 2016 - 5 years ago

    So Sorry to hear of the Loss of your Mother Sherry! Our Prayers are with you and your Family at this difficult time.?

  2. Gary and Leslie krings
    • December 31, 2016 - 5 years ago

    Peace and Prayers Stewart Family,
    May you find Comfort in the Memories you hold today and each new day.
    Gary and Les Krings

  3. Lucille Windels
    • December 31, 2016 - 5 years ago

    Linda, so sorry for the loss of your sister. She was a really nice lady.

  4. Doug Anderson
    • December 31, 2016 - 5 years ago

    Sherry,Tom,and Jodi, We send our most sincerely felt sympathy to you Bob and all your family.Barbara loved you all so much, and we loved her! You are in our thoughts and prayers. Love to you all, Judi and Doug

  5. Bob and Nancy Elliott
    • January 1, 2017 - 5 years ago

    To the family of Barb
    what a sweet lady she was and the memories that you have of her…Our deepest sympathies to you all for your loss ..and keep those memories close to your heart and smile when you think of her

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