Arline Mae Kumor - March 14, 2013
ARLINE MAE KUMOR
Arline Mae Kumor, 93, of North Platte, Neb. passed away March 5, 2013 at home. She was born Aug. 30, 1919 to Henry and Mada (Hand) Beck at O’Dell, Neb.
Arline attended grade school in a country school west of Grant, Neb. and graduated high school in Holyoke, Colo. She had her first communion in Holyoke and was confirmed at the same time as her mother.
She served the soldiers during WWII at the Canteen in North Platte.
Arline married Frank Kumor on Aug. 21, 1940 in Grant and spent her adult life being a farm wife, raising chickens and a big garden. She liked to sew and was an excellent cook. In 1954, they moved from Perkins County to a farm west of North Platte.
She was a member of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Catholic Daughters of the Americas, Court 1549, Platte Valley Women’s Club and Nebraska Farm Bureau.
She is survived by her daughter, Carol Green of North Platte; two sons, Frank and wife Pat Kumor of Bellevue, Neb. and Neil and wife Anne Kumor of North Liberty, Iowa; a sister, Eris Lee and brother, Gerald and wife Mary Jo Beck; brother-in-law Leon and wife Charlotte Kumor; sisters-in-law, Victoria Kumor and Josephine Foy; seven grandchildren, Brent Kumor, Rebecca and husband Donnie Zurcher, Joe and wife Vanessa Kumor, Elizabeth and husband Joe Williams, Ben and wife Stephanie Kumor, John and wife Jessica Kumor and Andrew and wife Brittany Kumor; 16 great-grandchildren, three great-great grandchildren, four step-grandchildren and six step-great-grandchildren; and very special friends, Tim and Cindy Bundy.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Frank; daughter, Loretta; brother, Bill Beck; mother and father-in-law; daughter-in-law, Peggy Kumor and son-in-law, Richard Green.
Online condolences may be shared at www.carpentermemorial.com.
Memorials are suggested to St. Patrick’s Church in North Platte and Catholic T.V. Mass.
Mass of Christian burial was March 9 at St Patrick’s Catholic Church.
Burial was at Floral Lawns Memorial Gardens.
Carpenter Memorial Chapel of North Platte was in charge of arrangements.