Virginia K (Sagehorn) Schuerman was born at home in rural Kramer, Nebraska on October 26, 1940 to Ida and Ted Sagehorn. She passed peacefully at home in Lincoln after a courageous third battle with cancer on April 22, 2022.
Virginia married Ronald Schuerman on Thanksgiving Day, November 21, 1961 and to this union, they had 3 children, Annie, Tom and Ben. She graduated in 1962 from UNL with a teaching degree in Home Economics and spent her working life teaching and working with families; she loved working with children. Virginia was a long-time organist/pianist and choir director at Hallam UCC and later at church services at Winter Haven Park in Pharr, TX where she and Ron spent many enjoyable warm winters. She also enjoyed quilting, gardening, puzzles, reading, camping, and going to music events. Spending time with family and friends, and attending the activities of her grandchildren was always time well spent.
Virginia is survived by her husband of over 60 years, Ron; children and families: Annie and Steve Olsen; Tom and Becky Schuerman, Charlotte and Eli; and Ben and Aderene Schuerman, Angel, JR and Aya. She is also survived by her brother, Elliott (Ruth) Sagehorn; brother-in-law Wayne Schupbach; many nieces, nephews, cousins and countless friends. Virginia was preceded in death by her parents, Ida and Ted Sagehorn; her sister, Harriett Schupbach; Ron’s parents Helen and August Schuerman; and sister Carolyn (Roger) Stokebrand.
A Celebration of Life will be held at Hallam UCC, Hallam, NE with lunch/visitation to follow on Friday, April 29th at 2:00 pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to be sent to the family for future designation.
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