Margaret C. Ivey
Date of Birth
February 2, 1940
Omaha, Nebraska
Entered into Rest
July 30, 2017
Wahoo, Nebraska
Mass of Christian Burial Directions

Thursday, August 3, 2017 ~ 10:30 a.m.
St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church ~ Wahoo, Nebraska
Interment at Johannes Cemetery ~ Cedar Bluffs, Nebraska

Visitation & Rosary Directions

Wednesday, August 2, 2017
Visitation ~ 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Rosary ~ 7:00 p.m.
Svoboda Funeral Home ~ Wahoo, Nebraska


In Care of the Family

Margaret C. Ivey, 77, of Weston, NE, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, July 30, 2017 at Saunders Care Center in Wahoo, NE.  She was born February 2, 1940 in Omaha, NE to Michael J. and Martha (Elving) O’Neill.  Margaret attended Holy Family Catholic School in Omaha.  On September 23, 1961, she was married to Lloyd D. Ivey at St. Cecilia Cathedral in Omaha.

Though the years, Margaret and her family lived in Omaha, NE, California, Yutan, NE, and Wahoo, NE.  She spent 12 years working for Platte Valley Foods in Wahoo.  Margaret was a kind person and a good mother.  She loved camping, fishing, her family and she was a great cook.

She is survived by children: Rose Covington and fiancé, Don Aken Jr., Michele Ivey, John Ivey and Paul (Tammy) Ivey Sr.; grandchildren: Misty, Justin (Heather), Micah, Mary, Crystal, Tera (Garrick) and Paul Jr.; great-grandchildren: James, Railey, Eli, Luke, Ulrick, Cedrick, Anthony, Andrew and Alexander; sisters: Maureen Dreher, Kathleen Strelko and Mary Bersane; brothers: Ed (Doris) O’Neill and Dennis O’Neill.

She was preceded in death by husband, Lloyd Ivey; parents, Michael and Martha O’Neill; brother, Jack O’Neill; great-grandchild, Jesse Covington.

Condolences for Margaret C. Ivey
  1. Keryl and Dan Albert
    • August 1, 2017 - 6 years ago

    Dear Rose, Michele, John, & Paul
    May you remember the great days you had with your mom as a quiet kind mother. Continue to carry on the love that God so freely offers to any one who will accept this gift.
    Keryl & Dan Albert

  2. Rose
    • August 2, 2017 - 6 years ago

    Thank you Keryl and Dan. Yes we will continue to carry on the Love. Thank you Rose

  3. Randi Hernandez
    • August 2, 2017 - 6 years ago

    Remember she is safe and well she would want you to smile and not be sad. There are no tears passed the Gate. God Bless You. The Hernandez Family

  4. Roberta Davenport
    • August 3, 2017 - 6 years ago

    We were so sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing and am sending our love,thoughts and prayers. Your Mom was a sweet person and loved all of you dearly. God be with you all at this time.

    Love Larry, Roberta Davenport and family

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