Feb. 6, 1950 – Sept. 11, 2017
FREMONT -- Jacque Lou Witthuhn, age 67, of Fremont died Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, at her home.
Jacque was born Feb. 6, 1950, in Pierce to Leroy “Jack” and Deloris (Meyer) Delmont. She was raised mostly in the Atlantic, Iowa, and Norfolk area. She graduated from Norfolk High School in 1968. She attended Columbus Beauty School, worked for Lorraine’s Beauty Salon in Fremont before owning her own shop for a period of time. She married Dennis Witthuhn on March 29, 1980. She became an Army wife living in several different communities. While living in Fayetteville, North Carolina, she was the Little Miss Fayetteville Pageant Coordinator. She is a lifetime member of Beta Sigma Phi sorority, held all the offices for Preceptor Lambda City Council. The family moved back to Fremont in 1985. She managed the Watkins Store in Fremont then in 1988 became the office manager at St. James Episcopal Church until she retired in 2004. After retiring she and Dennis volunteered at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church pre-school from 2005 until 2016.
Jacque Lou loved spending time with family and friends. She was an avid tennis and NASCAR fan. She loved Duke basketball and all things Nebraska.
She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, served as Sunday School Teacher and Superintendent and taught PTL.
Survivors include: her husband, Dennis of Fremont; daughter, Marnie (Christopher) King of Fremont; sister, Jill Hansen of Fremont; brothers-in-law, Danny (Nancy) Witthuhn of Fremont and David (Patty) Witthuhn of Lincoln; stepsister-in-law, Kathy Gibney of Fremont; two nieces; four nephews; three great-nephews; and one great-niece.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Nola Kay McCauley; niece, Sheri McCauley; and a nephew, Gary Van Horn Jr.
The funeral service will be 1 p.m. Friday at Trinity Lutheran Church in Fremont. The Rev. Anthony Gerber will officiate. Burial will follow in Ridge Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to Trinity Lutheran School. Visitation will be Thursday from 3-8 p.m. with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the Ludvigsen Mortuary Chapel in Fremont.
Online guestbook at www.Ludvigsenmortuary.com.