Mass of Christian Burial for Bernice C. Stracke, 100, of Avoca will be Monday, Jan. 14 at 11 a.m. at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Harlan. Burial will be in the St. Boniface Cemetery in Westphalia. Visitation will be Sunday, Jan. 13 from 4-8 p.m. at the Pauley Jones Funeral Home in Harlan. A Wake service will be held at 7 p.m.
Mrs. Stracke died Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019, at Avoca Specialty Care in Avoca, Iowa.
Survivors include her children, Lenny Stracke of Perry, Grace Stava of Omaha, Neb., Diane Weihs of Harlan, David Stracke of Harlan and Mary Stava of Elkhorn, Neb.; 21 grandchildren; and her sister, Marilyn Rauterkus of Omaha, Neb.