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Verna Carol (Duey) Coxbill

May 3, 2022

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Verna Carol Coxbill- 1/21/35-5/2022

Verna was born near Chester, Nebraska to John and Minola (Durham) Duey. Verna married Duane Coxbill June 19, 1953 and lived near Edgar Nebraska until Duane’s death in 2005. She moved into Edgar, and after spending two years in the Edgar nursing was moved to the Lancaster Rehab Center in Lincoln in 2015 where she resided until her passing on May 3, 2022.

Verna is survived by her four daughters: Carol Adams, Elkhorn; Bonnie (Terry) Trausch, Lincoln; Sherry (Randy) Tjarks, Edgar; Cindy Jo (Mike) Rieger, Edgar; 9 grandchildren: Jason (Tricia) Adams, Lincoln, Laura (Rollin) Biel, Elkhorn; Ryan (Elizabeth) Trausch, Des Moines, Scott (Emily) Trausch, Manhattan, KS: Doug Tjarks, Overland Park, Michael (Tracy) Tjarks, Kearney, Jennifer Stratton (Robbie), Fairfield; Melissa (Mat) Gulizia, Waverly and Katy Boman, Lincoln; 19 great grandchildren. Brother Paul (Peggy) Duey, and brother-in-law Johnny Thornton; many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends. Preceded in death by husband, Duane Coxbill; parents, mother Minola Duey; father John and stepmother (Tess) Duey; brother Don Duey; sister LoRee Thornton; son-in-law Ken Adams.

Funeral services: Saturday 2:00 p.m., May 7, 2022 at Church of the Plains, Presbyterian Church, 407 North C Street, Edgar Nebraska; Pastor Ethan Feistner officiating. Burial to follow at Edgar Cemetery. Memorials to Church of the Plains, Presbyterian Church, Edgar, Nebraska. Condolences may be sent to the family at

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Funeral Service
May 7, 2022

2:00 PM
Church of the Plains

Edgar, Nebraska 68935

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