WASHBURN, Carmella G., Sep 24, 1914 Sep 13, 2012. Preceded in death by husband, Joseph Washburn; daughters, infant Nancy Lea and Mary Joel Washburn; son, Michael C. Washburn; brother, Sam Brogna; sister, Louise Konfrst. Survived by daughters, Paula Smolen (John) of Lees Summit, MO and Gina Franklin (Andrew) of Northfield, MN; 9 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; sister, Nellie Koops (Tony). Carmella was an avid reader with a great love of literature. She valued education and literacy. She loved her family greatly and cherished many close friends in Omaha, Northfield, and throughout the country. The family will receive friends Thursday, Sept. 20, 5pm to 7pm at the West Center Chapel with VIGIL SERVICE at 7pm. SERVICES Friday, Sept. 21, 9:30am, West Center Chapel to St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church for MASS at 10am. Interment, Calvary Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to Siena/Francis House or Creighton University for children and adult reading programs.
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