Margaret E. “Marge” Wieck, 95, of Lincoln, formerly of Beatrice passed away at Southlake Village in Lincoln Friday afternoon, Jan. 25, 2019. She was born on July 29, 1923 in Wymore, NE to Andrew “Leo” and Lola (Nickeson) Long. Marge attended Odell High School until her junior year and then graduated from Beatrice High School. Marge and Robert L. Wieck Sr. were married January 29, 1944 in Marysville, KS. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Beatrice and had been on the Altar Society. She enjoyed golfing, softball, bowling, and all sports.
Survivors include her children Pam Solich and husband Frank of Ohio, and Robert L. Wieck Jr. and wife Linda of Omaha; grandchildren Cindy Dalton and husband Jon, Chad Wieck and wife Lynette, Jeff Solich and wife Chara, Stephanie Distafano and husband Dave, and Kellie Wieck Wade; 12 great grandchildren; and sister Virginia Kunc of Lincoln. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Robert L. Wieck Sr. (2012); brothers Charles and James Long; and sisters Irene Cullison, Helen Sutter, and Doris Fricke Monfelt.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Beatrice with Father Robert Barnhill officiating. Burial of ashes at Evergreen Home Cemetery, Beatrice. No visitation or viewing. Memorial established to the church with the funeral home in charge. Sign Marge's online guest book at www.ghchapel.com.
These services have been entrusted to the Griffiths-Hovendick Chapel in Beatrice.