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Jean Lamp – Metz Mortuary

    Jean Lamp
    Jean G. Lamp, age 82 of York, NE, died Friday, April 15, 2022 in Lincoln, NE. She was born on January 20, 1940 to Lad and Bessie (Vesely) Krula on the family farm northeast of Schuyler, NE. She was united in marriage to Ronald Nelson at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Heun, NE in 1960 and Ron passed away in 1961. She married Joseph Volenec in 1968 and he passed away in 1970. On May 23, 1974 she married Arman Lamp in Fremont, NE.
     
    She graduated from Schuyler Central High School in 1957. Jean received her Master’s Degree in teaching in 1974. Jean was a grade school teacher at Dist #11 in Schuyler, Dist #1 in Richland and McCool Jct., NE. She was a member of the Emmanuel Lutheran Church in York, and belonged to the Nebraska Czechs of York, Lutheran Women’s Missionary League, the Alpha Delta Kappa Sorority, the York Senior Center, and York Fun Club. Jean was an avid traveler, enjoyed square dancing and loved to cook, especially kolaches and dumplings. She loved to listen to polkas and to play the piano and the accordion.
     
    She is survived by her husband Arman, son Dale (Lynnette) Nelson of Malcolm, NE, step-children Jan (Jim) Morris of Benedict, NE, Kevin (Debbie) Lamp of Northome MN, Dana (Greg) Hoover of OR, Lindy (Dave) Hoffman of York, NE, Lori Schultz of Harrison, AR, and Damon (Barbara) Lamp of Harrison, AR.  She is also survived by 18 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren, her sister Karen (Virgil) Niewohner of Snyder, NE, her sister-in-law Mary Krula of Schuyler, NE, three nieces and three nephews.  
     
    Jean was preceded in death by her parents, two husbands, her brother David, and two step-grandchildren. 

    Funeral services are scheduled for 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, April 20, 2022, at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in York with the Reverend Ben Kaiser officiating. Interment will follow at the Plainfield Cemetery in Bradshaw, NE. Visitation will be held from 1-8 p.m. Tuesday, with the family greeting friends from 6-7:30 p.m. that evening, all at Metz Mortuary.  Memorials may be directed to the family for later designation. ​


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