Former Hastings, Nebraska resident Carole N. Alloway, 84, passed away Tuesday, September 7, 2021, at Prairie Winds Assisted Living in Doniphan.
Graveside service will be 10 a.m. Saturday, September 18, at Parkview Cemetery in Hastings with Chaplain John Mueller officiating. Book signing will be 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Memorials may be given to the Voice for Companions, Grand Island. Private condolences may be sent to the family at www.lbvfh.com. Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center is serving the family.
Carole was born February 28, 1937, in Grand Island, NE to Dean and Erna (Florke) Beier and was later adopted by Richard Schwartz. She graduated from Grand Island High School in 1955 and Hastings College where she received her Certified Nursing Aide degree. Carole married David E. Lentz and they later divorced; he preceded her in death in May 1996. She married Dale Alloway in 1987; he preceded her in death on November 22, 1998.
Carole was a Certified Nursing Aide for Mosaic Homes and a social worker for many years. She attended Third City Christian Church in Grand Island and volunteered for foster grandparents in Grand Island.
Carole was preceded in death by her parents; two husbands, David E. Lentz and Dale Alloway; and brother, Duane Schwartz.
Survivors include her children and spouses, Shelly and Philip Janssen of Grand Island, Carri Frank of Arizona, Michael and Michele Lentz of Grand Island; grandchildren and spouses, Mandy and Trevor Pfeil of Phillips, Bradford and Nichole Frank of Arizona; great-grandchildren, Gage Pfeil, Ryan Frank, Karley Pfeil; stepchildren and spouses, Joyce and Stanley Halbmaier of Hastings, Connie and Richard Gerhart of Hastings; brother and spouse, Erick and Donna Schwartz of Grand Island; numerous other extended family.