Monday, October 10, 2016 ~ 2:00 p.m.
First Christian Church ~ Ashland, Nebraska
Interment at Ashland Cemetery ~ Ashland, Nebraska
Sunday, October 9, 2016 ~ 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Marcy Chapel ~ Ashland, Nebraska
In Care of the Family for Future Designation
Fern L. Hauschild, 95 of Ashland, NE, died Thursday, October 6, 2016 at Oxbow Living Center in Ashland. She was born July 5, 1921 in Memphis, NE to Alva and Ethel (Ramsey) Ziegenbein. Fern graduated from Ashland High School. On August 22, 1940, she was married to Louis Hauschild and they spent 45 years together. Fern also had a special friend, Art Laughlin for 25 years.
Fern was a homemaker her entire life. She enjoyed listening to polka music, dancing, baking, and spending time with family and friends. She was actively involved in volunteering for the community of Ashland. Some events included the fish fry, delivering meals on wheels, American Legion #129 Auxiliary, Christian Women’s Fellowship, the Girl and Boy Scouts, and the election board. Grandma Fern was also a taxi service for her grandchildren and other children of the community.
She is survived by daughters: Marilyn (Jim) Boston, Joyce (Brad) Buckingham, Debbie (Monte) Akers, and Susie (Monte) Petersen; daughter-in-law Delise Hauschild; 14 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, and 10 great-great-grandchildren; special family: Wes and Connie Laughlin and their daughters; many nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends.
She was preceded in death by husband Louis Hauschild; son Terry Hauschild; parents Alva and Ethel Ziegenbein; special friend Art Laughlin; one sister and two brothers.