Elisabeth “Liz” Merey Pompeo
September 21, 1934-February 16, 2018
Liz lived a beautiful life and touched the hearts and souls of many. She had many careers – as a dancer and dance teacher, a waitress, a Yoga instructor, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and a friend. She led her life with grace, compassion and love.
Elisabeth is survived by her daughter, Catherine Pompeo, Lincoln, NE, son and daughter-in-law, Stephen and Vicki Pompeo, Belton, MO. She was Nanny to her grandchildren, Jessica Wernsing and Coty Ortega, Kristian Jordan, Laurel and Eric Ybarra, all of Lincoln, Sarah Meyers, Dewitt, NE, Erika Morlan, Kansas City, MO and Monica and Michael Riedesel of San Diego, CA. and seven great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Jessie Merey and Carl Merey, and her sisters, Ethel Jean Woofter and Jessica Ann Merey.
A Celebration of Life was held at Lincoln Yoga Center in Lincoln NE on March 17, 2018 from 2 to 6 p.m. Optional yoga classes was held. Please consider a donation to Veterans Yoga Project (www.veteransyogaproject.org) in lieu of flowers.