TESAR -- Elsie, 98, Wilber, died Saturday (12/21/02). Born, (6/5/04). Attended Atlanta Center rural school, graduated from Tobias High School, 1921. Taught country school. Married John Tesar (10/8/24) at Council Bluffs, Iowa. Lived in Fillmore and Saline counties before moving to Wilber in 1943, where John was Sheriff for 24 years. Survivors: daughters, sons-in-law, Elaine and Milo Schleis, Wilber, Darlene Beranek, Greenwood, Ind., Delyte and Keith Ahlschwede, Greeley, Colo., Vicky Tesar, Estes Park, Colo.; sons, daughters-in-law, Lavern and Marge, Clinton, Wash., Johnnie, Bonners Ferry, Idaho, Rene and Judy, Beatrice; 14 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; four step great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by husband, (8/4/73); son, Larry (10/24/73); granddaughter, Susan Tesar; great-granddaughter, Justine Tesar; parents, Charles and Josephine (Bors) Slepicka; sisters, Ann Kratochvil, Sylvia Slepicka, Bertha Slepicka; brother, Alfred Slepicka. Services: 10:30 a.m. Friday, Zajicek Funeral Home, Wilber. Pastor Michael Flury and Pythian Sisters Parthenia Temple No. 9 officiating. Wilber Czech Cemetery. Visitation: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Thursday, funeral home.
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Abstract from Lincoln Journal Star 12-22-2002