Jeanette "Jettie" Catherine Dart

Born: Friday, December 28th 1923 in Stratton, Colorado
Died: Friday, September 13th 2019 in Rural Denton, Nebraska
Age: 95 years, 8 months and 16 days
Memorials In Care Of
Dart Family
Visitation Time(s)
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
at Volzke Funeral Home
From 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
(Family will greet friends at
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
from 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.)

Wednesday, September 18, 2019, 8:00 p.m.
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
Crete, Nebraska
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Mass of Christian Burial: 10:30 am - Thursday, September 19th 2019
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
515 E. 14th Street
Crete, NE  68333
Officiating: Father Steve Major
Casketbearers: Jeff Prochaska, Josh Schweitzer, Tim Riley, Josh Cook, Austin Riley-Naab, Terry Manson
Honorary Casketbearers: LeRoy Busboom
Interment: Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery
6800 South 14th Street
Lincoln, Nebraska

Jeanette “Jettie” Catherine Dart was born on December 28, 1923 to Murtaugh and Gladys (Gillispie) Kirby in Stratton, Colorado. She attended St. Thomas Institute and Cathredal High School both in Lincoln, Nebraska. She then attended American Association of Commercial Colleges-National Business Institute, training to work in the secretarial field. On April 17, 1948, Jettie was united in marriage to Verne Dart in Lincoln, Nebraska. She worked for Nebraska Salesbook as a secretary for 12 years. Following that she was a homemaker and enjoyed taking care of her family. Jettie liked the outdoors and living life on the farm. She liked tending her flowers, reading and watching horse competitions. She was also an avid supporter of the Special Olympics. She was a member of Sacred Heart Church in Crete, Nebraska and a member of the Alter Society. Jettie passed away on September 13, 2019 in rural Denton, Nebraska at the age of 95 years, 8 months and 16 days. She is survived by her daughters, Lori (Craig) Manson, Denton, Nebraska, Dian Dart, Denton, Nebraska; daughter-in-law, Alise Dart, Seward, Nebraska. Jeanette was preceded in death by her husband, Verne Dart; parents, Murtaugh and Gladys Kirby; son, Martin Dart; brother, Emmitt Kirby; sisters, Marie Schweitzer, Mary Hergenrader.

Jeanette Dart
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