Mary Lou Knoetzel, 84

Funeral services for Mary Lou Knoetzel age 84 of Bassett, NE will be held on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Peter Lutheran Church in Bassett. Burial will be held at the Bassett Memorial Park Cemetery. Mary Lou Knoetzel passed away on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at her home in Bassett. Survivors include: sons, David (Linda) Knoetzel of Bassett and Stephen Knoetzel of Imperial, NE; daughters, Karen (Darcy) Mickelson of Mt. Vernon, SD, Mary Ann (Bill) Krejci of Aurora, NE and Faye Gordon of Lincoln, NE; 10 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren; sisters, Alice (Bill) Allen of Bassett, NE and JoAnn (Harry “Bill” Jr.) Babcock of Long Pine, NE; nieces and nephews. Visitations for Mary Lou Knoetzel will be held on Tuesday at Hoch Funeral Home in Bassett from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. and then continue on Wednesday at the church until the time of service. In lieu of flowers memorials have been suggested to the St. Peter Lutheran Church of Bassett. To leave an online condolence, please visit

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