Yvonne Pagel
Age - 73
12/18/1939 - 2/4/2013

Funeral Service
2:00 PM, 
Friday, February 08, 2013
Trinity Lutheran Church
2200 25th Street
Columbus,  NE 68601

4-7 pm Thursday at McKown Funeral Home and continues on Friday from 1-2:00 pm at the church. There will be a 1:45 pm family prayer service on Friday, also at the church

Columbus Cemetery
Columbus,  NE 
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Yvonne M. Pagel of Columbus died unexpectedly on Monday, February 4, 2013 at Columbus Community Hospital.

Yvonne M. Pagel was born December 18, 1939 in Mobridge, SD to Paul and Anna (Hendricks) Sack. She was the oldest of six children with 2 brothers and 3 sisters. Yvonne graduated from Reeder Public School in 1958. Yvonne then attended Beauty School in Fargo, ND. On June 4, 1959, she married her high school sweetheart, Charles Pagel in Reeder, ND.

Charles and Yvonne lived in Dickinson, ND while Charles attended college. Yvonne became the mother of 2 boys, Tracy and Gregg. Throughout her years, she moved with her husband from North Dakota to Iowa and then relocating to Columbus in 1971. Yvonne worked as a beauty operator, bookkeeper, and employee of the NPPD Credit Union, as well as being a wonderful, active, stay at home mother with her boys.

Yvonne was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church. She enjoyed having coffee with friends, gardening, studying and teaching the Bible, baking for her whole family, shopping with her sister Wanda and her grandchildren, and texting and talking to her special grandson Cody. Yvonne also loved spending time with her husband.

Yvonne is survived by:
Husband Charles Pagel of Columbus
Son Tracy (Birnetta) Pagel of Montana
Son Gregg (Cindy) Pagel of Columbus
7 Grandchildren
7 Great Grandchildren
Brother Jim (Lenore) Sack of North Dakota
Brother Leo Sack of North Dakota
Sister Sharon (Stan) Bain of Montana
Sister Wanda Rezac of Columbus
Sister JoAnne (Gene) Steward of Missouri

Yvonne is preceded in death by:
Brother-in-law Russ Rezac
Great Granddaughter Jordyn Schneider
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