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Thelma Veleba – Metz Mortuary

    Thelma Veleba
    Thelma L. Veleba, age 85 of York, Ne died Sunday, November 18, 2018 at her home. She was born on March 26, 1933 to John C. and Lena (Penner) Quiring at Henderson, NE. On December 31, 1957, she was united in marriage to David B. Veleba at Stromsburg, NE. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in York. Besides being a farmwife and homemaker, Thelma had worked at various jobs in York and Hamilton Counties. She enjoyed having coffee with her friends, quilting, and gardening.

    She is survived by her son Allen Veleba, daughter Debra Nelsen, and grandson Tyler Nelsen, all of York, her sisters Sophie Buller and Elda Peters, both of Henderson, nieces and nephews, extended family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brothers and sisters.

    Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 pm, Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at the First United Methodist Church in York with the Reverend Art Phillips officiating.  Burial will follow at Greenwood Cemetery, York. Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 5pm-8pm at the mortuary. Memorials may be directed to the First United Methodist Church.

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