Norfolk Daily News
NORFOLK - Services for Agnes M. Landreth, 96, of Stanton will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Christ Lutheran Church here. The Rev. Chip Winter will officiate with burial in New Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation will be 3-7 p.m. Monday at Home for Funerals.
She died Saturday, April 11, 2009, at the Stanton Health Center.
Agnes Mary (Weiher) Landreth was born on the family farm near Stanton on Oct. 17, 1912, to Frank and Anna (Noernberg) Weiher. She was baptized and confirmed at Christ Lutheran Church in Norfolk. She attended Stanton County District 26 and Christ Lutheran Elementary School. She graduated from Norfolk Public High School in 1932. She completed her education at the Norfolk College of Business.
She was employed at Montgomery Ward's in Norfolk before moving to Le Mars, Iowa. There she worked 12 years for Sears. Agnes returned to Nebraska to care for her mother. She was employed by the Madison County Social Services. She retired in 1978.
Agnes was a lifelong member of Christ Lutheran Church where she was active in the Ladies Aid and the Lutheran Braille Workers. She was also a member of the Business and Professional Women's Club and the Re-Siders Club of Norfolk.
Agnes is survived by a sister-in-law, Catherine Weiher of Stanton, and five nieces, two nephews and their spouses, Sandra and Don Ehlers of Roca, Harriet and Craig Coble of Norfolk, Pat Macumber of Norfolk, Frank and Linda Weiher of Stanton, Deb and Gary Klug of Stanton, Joni and Craig Brand of Elkhorn and Gordon Weiher of Omaha.
She was preceded in death by her parents and four brothers, Oscar, Louis, Ralph and Harry.