Vernetta Cecile (Casselman) Luthi

Vernetta Cecile (Casselman) Luthi

March 10, 1944 – August 28, 2021

Vernetta Cecile (Casselman) Luthi was born March 10, 1944, near Plainview, NE to Cecil and Verna (Schwarting) Casselman.  She attended school at rural District #35 and Plainview High School.  On October 15, 1978, she was united in marriage to Hans R. Luthi in Omaha, NE and assisted Hans with management of the Omaha Press Club for many years and also managed Lakeshore Country Club in Council Bluffs, IA.

She was preceded in death by parents; her daughter, Colleen J. Henery and her son, Carl W. “Bill” Henery and their father.

Vernetta passed away Saturday, August 28, 2021, at her home.  She leaves to mourn her passing, husband, Hans R. Luthi; sister, Sandra Jones (Kent); brother, Stephen Casselman (Jamie); stepchildren, Hans N. Luthi (Laura), Karen Hardeman (Jeff); as well as grandchildren; family; and friends.

Family will receive friends Saturday, September 4, 2021 from 5 to 7pm at West Center Chapel.



  • Roger and Karen Casselman Posted September 1, 2021 3:18 pm

    So sorry for your loss. May wonderful memories comfort you.

  • Pam Doyon Posted September 2, 2021 1:16 am

    So very sorry for your loss. May Vernetta RIP and perpetual light shine upon her.

  • Helen Jordon Posted September 2, 2021 3:49 pm

    I am sorry to hear that Vernetta has died. I had not seen her for a very long time, but I will always remember her as a beautiful, kind, terribly smart and competent woman. Bless you all.

  • Leola Evans Bonge Posted September 4, 2021 1:25 pm

    I was a classmate of Vernetta’s at Plainview High School. I was sorry to read of her passing.

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