Mary Elizabeth Knoblauch Czech
March 29, 1948 – November 18, 2023
Mary Elizabeth Knoblauch Czech, known to many as Mary Beth, passed away on November 18, 2023, in Las Vegas, Nevada. Born in Omaha, Nebraska, Mary Beth was the second child of Philomena and Clyde Knoblauch.
Mary Beth attended the University of Nebraska, where she earned a bachelor’s degree. She then attended the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, where she earned a master’s degree in education. After earning her degree, she moved to Laurinburg, North Carolina, where she welcomed a son, Erin. After a few years in North Carolina, they moved back to Omaha, where they enjoyed living among their extended family.
In 1986, Mary Beth married Frank Czech and relocated to Las Vegas. A lifelong teacher, Mary Beth worked for the Clark County School District for over 30 years. She was devoted to her career and particularly focused on children with special educational needs.
Mary Beth was a keen observer of people and had a wry sense of humor. She will be missed by many but most especially by those who loved her dearly. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Erin and Liza Czech; her grandchildren, Desmond and Phoebe; her brother and sister-in-law, Dr. Clyde Knoblauch and Mary Ann Knoblauch; and her brother, Kenneth Knoblauch.
Visitation: Friday, January 5th, 2024 from 4:30PM – 6:30PM at West Center Chapel with a Funeral Service at 6:30PM.