On February 2, 1947 she was married to Glen Pfenning in Grand Island, NE. After his passing she was married to Harry Dahlgren on August 24, 1985 in York. After his death she enjoyed the company of longtime family friend Hollis Miller.
She is survived by her son Glen C. “Chuck” Pfenning Jr and his wife Rita of Lincoln, NE and daughter Jo Ellen and her husband Gary Warren of Aurora, NE. Her grandchildren include: Jamie and his wife Tracy Warren of Lincoln, NE, Dave and his wife Jackie Warren of Omaha, NE, Matt and his wife Emily Warren of Council Bluffs, IA., and Angie and her husband Ben Duval of Lincoln. She had 12 Great Grandchildren which she dearly loved. She is also survived by her step-son Richard and his wife Barbara Dahlgren and a step-daughter-in-law Judy Dahlgren all of Lincoln, 4 step Grandchildren, and 1 niece and 3 nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, both husbands, her sister Helen Rice and her brother Ned Nielsen, stepson Thomas Dahlgren and friend Hollis Miller.
Funeral services will be held a 10:00 am, Saturday, March 19, 2022 at the First Presbyterian Church in York with the Reverend Dr. Michael Eickhoff officiating. Burial will follow at Greenwood Cemetery in York. Visitation will be from 1:00- 8:00 pm Friday with her family greeting friends from 6:00-7:30 at the mortuary in York. Memorials may be directed to the First Presbyterian Church in York.