Maxine M. Mannschreck, 93, of Fairbury, passed away Nov. 11, 2013 at PEO home in Beatrice.
She was born to August and Mary (Seeba) Weber on June 25, 1920, in Cook, Neb.
She was baptized on July 10, 1920, and later confirmed at Osage Church in Cook, Neb. She graduate from Cook High School as Valedictorian in 1937. She attended Peru State College and went on to teach in Dunbar Public School for two years and then in Otoe County rural school after her marriage.
She was married to Robert C. Mannschreck on Aug. 24, 1941, in the Osage Church. To this union three children were born, Howard, Cheryl, and Doyle.
Maxine and Robert owned and operated the John Deere dealership in Cook before purchasing the dealership in Fairbury. After her husbands death she and her two sons maintained the business. She worked in the dealership business for 52 years, retiring in 1998.
She was a member of PEO Chapter AO and past member of the First Methodist Church.