OMAHA, NE - Martha Elaine (Grauberger) Westerbuhr, age 80, passed away Feb. 11, 2021, at the Immanuel Fontenelle Nursing home in Omaha, NE. She was born in Deerfield, KS on April 6, 1940, daughter of Opal (McGee) and Henry Grauberger. Elaine grew up in the Deerfield area and graduated from Julesburg High School in Julesburg, CO. She married Dennis Westerbuhr in Julesburg, CO, on June 8, 1958. She had lived in the Omaha area for several years and was very involved in her church, Christ Is Lord Church, and her many friends.
She is survived by her son, David of Elkhorn, NE; brothers, Tom Grauberger, Lakin, KS and Ken Grauberger and wife Penny, Deerfield, KS; sisters, Margaret (Peggy) Holman, Susan Johnston and husband Larry, and Donna Grauberger all of Garden City, KS ; and several nieces and nephews. Elaine was preceded in death by her parents and son, John Westerbuhr.
A memorial service will be held (masks required) at the Community Congregational Church, Garden City, KS at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 27, 2021. Graveside services will follow at the Deerfield, KS, Cemetery.
Posted online on February 23, 2021