Evelyn Rose Frame, age 87, of Hershey, NE, passed away on Tuesday, August 30, 2016, at Great Plains Health in North Platte.
Evelyn was born July 26, 1929, to William Jacob and Helen Papik Korbel in Kramer, Lancaster County, NE. The family moved to Hershey in 1936 and Evelyn attended Star Country School then graduated from Hershey High School in 1947.
On June 26, 1949, Evelyn was united in marriage to Gayle Leigh ‘Ruffy’ Frame at the Methodist Church in Hershey. The couple built a home on the family farm where Gayle farmed and raised hogs and cattle with his family. Evelyn and Gayle had five children in three years, two sets of twins and one in between, and were married for nearly 49 years when he passed away in 1998.
Evelyn was a member of the Hershey United Methodist Church, U.M.W. and North Platte Woman’s Bowling Association. She enjoyed gardening, sewing, bowling and researching family genealogy. Evelyn loved her family and will be greatly missed.
She is survived by her children, twin sons, James (Carol) Frame, of Hershey and John (Roseanne) Frame, of West Des Moines, IA, and twin daughters, Barbara (Gary) Pedersen, of Grand Island, NE, and Beverly (Bill) Israelson, of Lincoln, NE; brother, Robert (Patricia) Korbel, of Evergreen, CO; and two sisters, Mildred (Russell) McNeel, of Yuma, AZ, and Gladys (Carrel) White, of North Platte.
Survivors also include 10 grandchildren, Jason (Marci) Frame, Timothy (Keely) Frame, Holly (Luke) Larsen, Jacob Frame (fiancée, Stephanie Johnston), Leslie Frame, Tara (Nick) Martin, David Petersen, Jill (Dan) Vaughn, Daniel (Amber) Fleecs and Tracy (Tim) Berntson; 18 great-grandchildren; as well as many nieces, nephews and other family.
Along with her husband, Gayle, Evelyn was preceded in death by their son, Ray; her parents, William and Helen Korbel; sister and brother-in-law, Margaret and Robert Fisher; and daughter-in-law, Donna Frame.
Funeral Service will be 10 a.m. Friday, September 2, 2016, at the Hershey United Methodist Church with Pastor Mark Baldwin officiating. Burial will follow in the North Platte Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Odean Colonial Chapel at C & Sycamore, which is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may also be shared at odeanchapel.com. Memorials are suggested to the Hershey Volunteer Fire Department or Hershey United Methodist Church.