Lucille Chohon
 - 9/8/2007

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Lucille Chohon, 85, of Grand Island, formerly of Columbus died Saturday at St. Francis Medical Center in Grand Island. Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 am Wednesday at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Columbus. Visitation begins at 4 pm on Tuesday with a 7 pm Vigil service, all at McKown Funeral Home. Visitation continues Wednesday morning from 8-10 am, also at McKown Funeral Home. Interment is in St. Bonaventure Cemetery.

Lucille Agnes Chohon was born May 1, 1922 in Leigh, NE to William and Erna (Thomas) Steiner. She was raised in Humphrey where she attended school. Lucille married Henry Chohon on October 16, 1944 at St. Francis Catholic Church in Humphrey. They moved to Tarnov and then to Merrick County where they farmed. Lucille was primarily a homemaker. After their retirement in 1984 they moved to Columbus. Following her husbands death, Lucille moved to Grand Island where she lived at the Grand Island Veterans Home. She was a member of St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Columbus and St. Theresa Sodality.

She is survived by:

Son David (Kathy) Chohon of Tuscon, AZ
Daughter Lorraine (Don) Hartl of Platte Center, NE
Son Robert (Kathy) Chohon of Grand Island, NE
Daughter Bernice (Larry) Ave of Loveland, CO
Daughter Sharon (Marlin) Schweitzer of Cairo, NE
Son Dale (LaRae) Chohon of Columbus, NE

Sister Bernadette Sueper Lindsay, NE

Brother Lavern Steiner of Norfolk, NE

Brother Dennis (Betty) Steiner of Columbus, NE

Sister Agnes Steiner of Columbus, NE

Brother Joseph (Mary Ann) Steiner of Fremont, NE

Sister Mary (Gene) Bierman of Columbus, NE

Sister Patricia Steiner of Columbus, NE

Sister Rosemary Wahlgren of Coon Rapids, MN

Sister Judy Steiner of Columbus, NE

Sister-in-law Helen Chohon of Columbus, NE

Brother-in-law Alex Chohon of California

18 Grandchildren 8 Step Grandchildren

20 Great Grandchildren 15 Step Great Grandchildren

1 Great Great Granddaughter

She is preceded in death by:


Husband Henry Chohon

Sister Esther Tworek

Sister Wilma Recek

Brother Ralph Steiner

Grandson Joshua Chohon
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