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Memorials Suggested: Beth E. Sloan, Age 93

Thursday, January 23, 2020
Beth E. Sloan, Age 93

Beth E. Sloan

Beth Sloan, 93, of Columbus, Nebraska, died Thursday, January 16th, 2020, at Brookstone Acres in Columbus.

A memorial service was held on Monday, January 20th, 11:00 A.M. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Columbus with Pastor Brandon Foster officiating.

Beth Elaine Sloan was born July 2nd, 1926, on a farm outside of Ericson, Nebraska, to James Albert and Alice Marie (Bodyfield) Wilson. She graduated from Burwell High School in 1944. She attended both the University of Omaha and UNL where she was a member of KKÃ Sorority. On December 28th, 1950, Beth was united in marriage to William Bill Sloan in Grand Island, Nebraska Beth was a member of the Presbyterian Church in Cozad and after moving to Columbus she joined Trinity Lutheran Church where she was an active member. She was past president of the Cozad PEO Chapter and was also active in the Columbus PEO Chapter. She and Bill enjoyed traveling to Lincoln for football games and seeing college friends. Beth enjoyed playing Bridge, gardening, and antiquing as well as cooking and entertaining. Her true love was family time, with both her and her husband Bill’s families. Her greatest love was for her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. She also enjoyed the companionship of her pet dogs Rocky and Jack. She will be remembered for her kindness, gentle strength, grace, and beauty.

Beth is survived by: Daughter: Cindy (Dennis) Schroeder of Columbus, NE. Son: Steve Sloan of Elwood, NE. 6 Grandchildren: Cecily Haggerty, Sara Beth Gardels, Blake Sloan, Jay Sloan, Ryan Sloan, and Courtney Christensen. 12 Great Grandchildren: Fulton, Sloan, Lainey, Hensley, Harper, Sawyer, Porter, Hudson, Larsen, Arriana, Ella, and Sage. Beth was preceded in death by: Parents: James & Alice Wilson. Husband: Bill Sloan. Brother: Don Wilson.

Memorials to Trinity Lutheran Endowment Fund. Condolences may be sent to