​Nancy A. Einspahr

  of Arcadia, NE

June 14, 1941


September 15, 2018


handled by Ord Memorial Chapel

Service Details

Nancy A. Einspahr, 77, of Arcadia passed away Saturday September 15, 2018, at Brookestone View in Broken Bow.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 20, 2018, at the Arcadia United Methodist Church with Rev. Dr. Jeff D. Hale officiating. Burial will be in the Arcadia Cemetery.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday at the Church. Memorials are suggested to the Arcadia Fire and Rescue Department. Ord Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Nancy Ann was born June 14, 1941, at Loup City, Nebraska to Magnus A. and Mary C. (Evans) Pearson. She was raised in Arcadia and received her education at East Side School and graduated from Arcadia High School in 1958.

On February 1, 1959, Nancy was united in marriage to Gerald “Cork” Einspahr at Arcadia, Nebraska. Nancy worked as a clerk at Tuning’s Trading Post and then as a teacher’s aide for Mrs. Buck at the
Arcadia Public School. In January of 1971, Nancy began working at the Middle Loup Irrigation District where she worked for 46 years, until her retirement in 2017.

Cork and Nancy lived their married life in the Arcadia area, settling on a farm five miles east of Arcadia. They were a very dedicated and inseparable couple. Nancy resided at Brookestone for 16 months,
during that time Cork only missed two days of visiting her.

Nancy enjoyed horseback riding and all kinds of animals. She played the guitar and piano and also enjoyed bowling, softball, crocheting, computer work and flowers. She was an avid Husker Fan and was known as the “Family Historian”.

Survivors include her husband of 59 years, Gerald “Cork” of Arcadia; a brother and sister-in-law, Larry and Audrey Pearson of Moreno Valley, CA; four sisters-and a brother-in-law, Alice Gibson of Monte Vista, CO, Connie Stewart of Broken Bow, Vicki and Larry Hanks of Amherst, and Mary Lou Petersen of Broken Bow; and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; three sisters, Gladys Scott, Marilyn Lewandowski, and Norma Reichstein; and three brothers, Robert, Don and Gene Parker.