Maxine M. Mannschreck of Fairbury, Nebraska passed away November 11, 2013, at the age of 93 at the PEO home in Beatrice, Nebraska. She was born to August and Mary (Seeba) Weber on June 25, 1920, in Cook, Nebraska.
Maxine was baptized on July 10, 1920, and later confirmed at Osage Church in Cook, Nebraska. She graduated 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.
Maxine was married to Robert C. Mannschreck on August 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, Nebraska before purchasing the dealership in Fairbury, Nebraska. After her husbands death she and her two sons maintained the business. Maxine worked in the dealership business for 52 years, retiring in 1998.