Darlene Emma Applegarth, 83, died Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at Heritage Care Center, Fairbury, NE.
Darlene was born at rural Palmer, KS on January 22, 1931 to Martin and Emma (Beikmann) Mueller. On December 2, 1951, she was united in marriage to Earnest Applegarth.
Darlene was a farm wife, helping with the milking and caring for the animals. She raised a garden and did the canning of the produce. Darlene also worked off the farm at various jobs, med aide at a nursing home and in a grocery store meat department.