Donna Rae Aschwege
June 16, 1935 ~ March 20, 2021
Donna R. Aschwege, 85, of Lincoln, passed away March 20, 2021. Born June 16, 1935 in Western, NE to Elmer & Lydia Jahnke. She attended Lincoln General Hospital School of Nursing and graduated in 1956 as a Registered Nurse. Before retirement in 1997, she worked at Clark Jeary Manor as the Director of Nursing for over 20 years
Donna loved bowling, the Huskers & KC Royals, her Czech Heritage, being a long serving member of the Czech Club Lincoln, traveling, baking and spoiling her grandchildren.
Donna is preceded in death by her husband, Jack Aschwege; parents; sister, Dixie (Junior) Ferebee; niece, Leslie Ann
She is survived by, children, Michael (Julie) Gerhart, Katy Jarvis, Laura (Steven) Mach and Ann Bornschlegl; grandchildren, Matt Wellman, Nicholas Gerhart, Matt Jarvis, Kristen Leeper, Kelsey Mach, Collin Mach, Jessilyn Mach, Gunnar Bornschlegl and Lydia Bornschlegl.
Celebration of Donna's Life will be Thursday, March 25, 2021 at 11:00AM at First Lutheran Church (1551 S 70th St) For those who are unable to attend the service and with capacity restrictions due to Covid, the family will be present before the service from 9:30-11:00AM for visitation. The service will be livestreamed and a link will be available on Donna's obituary page on Lincoln Family's website.
In Lieu of flowers, memorials are requested to Tabitha Meals on Wheels & Random Acts of Kindness (RAK).