April 7, 1927 - January 9, 2019
Joyce Elaine Staberg Dimmitt, 91, of Lincoln, widow of Robert A. Staberg, passed away January 9, 2019. Born April 7, 1927, in Unadilla to Lloyd R. and Bessie M. (Barnes) Whitney. Joyce was a graduate of Lincoln Northeast High School. Married to Robert Staberg on April 21, 1946. To this union two children were born, Lisa Jo and Scott. Married to Kendall Dimmitt on November 11, 1989. Joyce was a retired accounting clerk at UNL. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary Post #3 and V.F.W. Post #131 and a resident of Eastmont Towers.
Family members include her husband Kendall Dimmitt; son Scott Staberg, Lincoln; step-daughters Judy Hoesing, Jean Hildebrand, and Joyce Oehm; brothers Don D. (Judy) Whitney, Lincoln and Neil Whitney, Bradenton, Fla.; sisters Marilyn Jean Schmieding, Omaha and Mary Ann (Lorenz) Niemeyer, Lincoln. Preceded in death by her parents, first husband Robert Staberg, daughter Lisa and brother Lloyd.
Graveside service: 9:30 a.m. Monday (1-14) Fairview Cemetery, 84th & Adams, followed by a memorial service at 11 a.m. at Roper and Sons Chapel, 4300 ‘O' Street, with Pastor Bob Neben officiating. Memorials to the Villa Marie School, 7205 North 112th, Waverly, NE 68462. Visitation from 2-8 p.m. with family present from 4-6 p.m. Sunday at Roper and Sons. Condolences online at Roperandsons.com.