Avis La Jeanne (Pingel) Bostelman was born May 3, 1929, to Mildred (Kiskalt) and Edwin Pingel at their farm near Steele City, Nebraska. She entered eternal rest on July 27, 2019, at the Good Samaritan Society in Superior, Nebraska, at the age of 90 years.
She is survived by her husband, Dwayne of 68 years; daughter Jolene Pohlman and husband Lonnie of Milford; son Bruce Bostelman and wife Jan of Brainard; daughter-in-law Joni Bostelman of Grand Island; grandchildren, Jill (Bargen) Diederichs and friend Brian Egger, Blake Bostelman and wife Claire, Lucas Bostelman, Micha Bostelman and wife Zana, Jennifer (Monroe) McVay and husband Kye, Leslie Bargen wife of Brent Bargen; great-grandchildren, Ashley (Bargen) Roes and husband Cody, Zachariah Bargen and wife Hannah, Jacob Bargen and friend Naomi, Taylon and Camden Diederichs, Evelyn Bostelman, Konnor and Jaxon McVay; sisters-in-law, Bertha Pingel of Steele City, Gladys Meisinger and Ardith Warneke of Norfolk; and brother-in-law, the Rev. Wallace Bostelman and wife Jackie of Mississippi.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 1, at the Centennial Lutheran Church in Superior. Pastor Robert Hopkins will be officiating. Burial will be held in the Evergreen Cemetery in Superior. Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. with the family present to greet callers from 5-7 p.m. Condolences may be sent to the family at wmsfh.com. Williams Funeral Home of Superior is in charge of the arrangements.