Mrs. Lillian Joan Giebelhaus
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    2224 Heather Lane
    Lincoln, NE 68512

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“I'm so sorry to hear about Lillian's passing. My husband and I lived in the apartment above Wayne and Lil in the house on Folsom for several years. ...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Rachel Johnson - Lincoln Nebraska, NE

“I was truly blessed to meet Wayne and Lil! I am glad they will once again be reunited. My thoughts and prayers are with your family during this...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Kelli Klopfenstein, nurse - NE

“to pam and stephanie, it is hard to believe she has passed on, but i know how happy she is to be with wayne! i pray you find comfort in this...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: deb placek

“As a caregiver, encounters with kindred spirits such as Lil's don't come often. Thankyou GOD for bringing Lillian (and all those who genuinely love...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Laura Saltzman - Lincoln, NE

“Dear Pam and Gary-It has been along time since I have seen or talked to you both. It was most likely at someones wedding 40 plus years ago. My...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Taylor Heidenheim - Tucson, AZ

“Lil will always have a special place in my heart. She was emotional, passionate, loving and crazy in the BEST way; a little ball of fire. It was a...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Kelsey Hamik - Lincoln, NE

“What this earth has lost, Heaven has certainly gained. RIP, Lil...we are going to miss you.... Doug and Mary ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: Doug and Mary Brobst - Lincoln, NE

“11/27/2012 Gary & Linda, Pam & Bruce (and families), We were so sorry to hear about our beloved Aunt Lillian. We have now lost a wonderful...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Larry and Anne Giebelhaus - MI

“We are both going to miss LIL. What a joy to be friends of hers. She has a place with Wayne in our hearts that will never fade. She always...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Laura and Bob Siemsen - Lincoln, NE

“Gary Pam and family. So sorry to hear of Lillian's passing. She was like a second mother to me and I will always cherish the times we shared. I...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Mike Cutshall - Lincoln, NE


Lillian Joan Giebelhaus, 81, of Lincoln, passed away and joined her husband Wayne, on Saturday, November 24, 2012. She was born on October 15, 1931, in Seward, Ne. to William and Dora (Nolde) Glantz. Loving Mother, Grandmother and Great-grandmother. Lillian loved Hummingbirds and natures beauty. Co-owner of Wayne Giebelhaus Plumbing. Active member of the PHCC Association, Yankee Hill Neighborhood Association and PTA. Helped restore Yankee Hill Cemetery. Life Long Husker Football fan.
Lillian is survived by: Son, Gary (Linda) Giebelhaus of Columbus and Daughter, Pam (Bruce) Hoffman of Lincoln. Granddaughter, Michelle (Scott) Farrell of New York and Grandson, Michael (Kelly) Giebelhaus of Oregon. Grandson, Spencer Hoffman and special friend, Lori Scott of Lincoln and Granddaughter, Stephanie (Aaron) Tredway of Lincoln. Great-grandchildren, Emma, Garrison and Kellan Farrell of New York, Jahla and Zoe Rose Giebelhaus of Oregon. Caden and Paxton Tredway of Lincoln. Special companion, "Little Guy." Sisters, Betty Bartlett and Shirley Ernst. Sisters-in-law, Martha Schleicher, Midge Mulhallen, Charlotte and Betty Giebelhaus. Many nieces and nephews and other family members.
Preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, Wayne. Parents, Brothers, Wallace, Addison and Gordon.