Alice was born on January 26, 1927 in Omaha to John and Victoria (Hancock) Nyberg. She grew up in Omaha and graduated from Omaha Central. After graduating she worked in Omaha for a travel agency and transferred to North Platte to manage the office. On August 11, 1956 Alice married Lee C. Morton. She worked as a bookkeeper, and then quit to raise her family.
Alice was a member of the Methodist Church, Rebecca Lodge, and the VFW Auxiliary. After Lee’s retirement he and Alice traveled across the country, especially enjoying Hawaii. She enjoyed sewing, crafting, camping, dancing, and shopping.
Alice will be remembered as a sweet, quiet, loving person with the best laugh.
Survivors include children, Susan and William both of North Platte; grandchildren, William Jr. Kerby, Eli, Etta, Anna, and Roena Morton; 3 great-grandchildren; brothers, John (Roberta) Nyberg of Lakewood, CO, and Henry (Jean) Nyberg of Independence, MO; several nieces, nephews, and other family members.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Lee; and a brother Carl Nyberg.
Memorials may be made in her name and online condolences may be shared at www.adamsswanson.com.
Services will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, May 17, 2018 at Adams & Swanson Funeral Home with Chaplain Deb Dishman officiating. Burial will follow at Fort McPherson National Cemetery near Maxwell. Visitation will be 12:00 – 8:00 p.m. Wednesday at Adams & Swanson Funeral Home which is in charge of arrangements.