Alma Lindhorst
 - 7/10/2005

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Alma Gertrude Lindhorst, age 73, of Columbus died Sunday, July 10, 2005 at her home in Columbus. Funeral services are 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 13, 2005 at St. Isidore Catholic Church in Columbus. The Rev. Joe Miksch will officiate. Burial will be in the St. Bonaventure Cemetery. Visitation is Tuesday after 5:00 p.m. at St. Isidore Church. A vigil service will be held at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday evening also at the church. Visitation will continue Wednesday morning 8-10 a.m. at the McKown Funeral Home. Memorials are suggested to donor's choice.

Alma Gertrude Lindhorst was born May 9, 1932 in Lindsay, Nebraska to Joe and Nell (Dohmen) Backes. She attended school at Lindsay Holy Family. On August 18, 1952 Alma was united in marriage to Robert Lindhorst at Holy Family Church in Lindsay. Alma and Bob moved to Columbus in 1975. Alma worked at Lakeview High School for many years. She was a member of St. Isidore Catholic Church, Christian Mothers, St. Isidore Quilting Club, Shell Creek Extension Club. She enjoyed sewing, cooking & traveling. She belonged to several card clubs. She also was a volunteer at Columbus Community Hospital.

Alma is survived by:

Husband: Robert Lindhorst of Columbus, NE
Daughter: Janice (Duane) Beiermann of Columbus, NE
Daughter: Patsy (Shane) Finkral of Battle Creek, NE
Son: Mark (Nicole) Lindhorst of Columbus, NE
Son: Tom (Shelly) Lindhorst of O'Neill, NE
Daughter: Kathy (John) Petersen of Columbus, NE
Daughter: Carol (Rick) Torczon of Columbus, NE
Daughter: Sharon (Dan) Zach of Broken Bow, NE
Brother: Ivan (Sheila) Backes of Columbus, NE
Brother: Joe (Connie) Backes of Omaha, NE
Brother: Vic (Irene) Backes of Columbus, NE
Sister: Bonnie (Gary) Johnston of Lindsay, NE
Sister: Marie (Ray) Korth of Lindsay, NE
17- Grandchildren 3-Great Grandchildren

She was preceded in death by:

Father: Joe Backes
Mother: Nell Backes
Son: Kenneth
Sister: Betty Nordby
Grandson: Brennan Lindhorst
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