Elaine E. Hilgenkamp, age 80, of Arlington, Nebraska was gently led by God’s hand to live in Heaven with Jesus on Friday, December 1, 2017, at Methodist Hospital in Omaha. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church at Arlington. Burial will be at St. Paul’s Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. with family receiving friends from 6-8 p.m. on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 also at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church. The family requests memorials in lieu of flowers, so together with members of Christ’s family, funds can be given to the mission to make known the love of Christ and the promise of God’s salvation. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.mosermemorialchapels.com. Reckmeyer-Moser Funeral & Cremation Service in Arlington, NE in charge of arrangements.
Elaine was born on March 21, 1937 in Arlington, Nebraska. She was one of four children of Emil and Lenora (Hilgenkamp) Dunklau and grew up on the family farm near Arlington. On March 17, 1957, Elaine was united in marriage to Ronald Hilgenkamp. Their union was blessed with 3 daughters, Sandra, Sheryl and Susan.
Grateful for the 80 years that God shared Elaine with us are her survivors, husband, Ron, Arlington; daughters, Sandra (Brian) Rasmussen, Mead, NE and Sheryl (Alan) Wiese, Filley, NE; son in law Galen Buhr, Filley, NE; 9 grandchildren, Kari (Nick) Steinbach, Keli (Brad) Boutwell, Philip (Sarah) Rasmussen, AJ (Makayla)Wiese, McKenzie (Logan) Behrendt, Mitchell Amundson, Chelsea (Landon) Cousins, Taylor, and Tia Buhr; 9 great grandchildren, Randal, Elaine, Clayton and Landon Steinbach, Payten, Adilynn and Lilyan Boutwell, Taylin Rasmussen and Aubrey Wiese; sisters-in-law, Illene and Donna Dunklau and Delores Stork; brother-in-law, Milton(Kathy)Hilgenkamp all Arlington; many loving nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends.