OMAHA, Neb. — Gloria Grace VanSkike, infant daughter of Joshua and Lisa (Jones) VanSkike of Minden, Neb. entered this world on Aug. 17th, 2013 at 12:40 a.m. She passed away peacefully after 13 hours of life at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Neb. Gloria was dedicated to God in a small service before her passing.
She is survived by her parents Joshua and Lisa VanSkike of Minden, Neb.; maternal grandparents, Kelly and Lana Jones of Norton; paternal grandparents, Keith and Karen VanSkike of Norton; aunts, Shannon and husband Kyle Douglas of Colorado Springs, Colo., and Rachel Jones; uncles, Luke and wife Holly VanSkike of Pratt, and Jacob VanSkike of Omaha, Neb.; maternal great-grandparents, Sara and Lanny Davis of Norton; and paternal great-grandmother, Grace VanSkike of Great Bend. She was preceded in death by her great-grandparents, Walt and Twila Jones, Dorothy and Charles Thomas, and William VanSkike.
There will be no viewing or visitation. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Aug. 21, at the Maple Grove Church in Norcatur, with Pastor Lyn Linde, officiating. Private family interment will be at the Maple Grove Cemetery at Norcatur. Memorials may be given in her name at the funeral home. Condolences or personal reflections can be left at wenburgfuneralhome.com.
Funeral arrangements provided by
Wenburg Funeral Home**
709 9th Street
Beaver City, Ne. 68926
Great Bend (Kan) Tribune, Aug. 27, 2013