Eldora Mae McDougal, 94, of Lincoln NE passed away on Thursday, June 8, 2017.
Born May 16, 1923 in Breckenridge MN, she was the daughter of the late Edwin &
Susanna Deal. She married Robert McDougal in 1945, and they farmed at Doran MN
for 18 years until they moved to Fargo ND in 1963 and then to Lincoln NE in
Eldora treasured time with her family. She loved children and animals and was
a tireless servant to her family, church, and community.
She is survived by three daughters: Cheryl (Ron) Waggoner of Springfield MO,
Bobbie (David) Oss of Shepherd MT, and Sheila (Buzz) Stutzman of Lincoln NE; 9
grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; sisters: Mary Illies of Brooklyn Park MN
and Joan (Bob) Stommas of St Cloud MN; and brothers: Edgar Deal of Doran MN and
Lawrence (Ione) Deal of Battle Lake MN. Her parents, husband, and two
great-grandchildren preceded her in death.
A celebration of Eldora’s life will be held at Heritage Bible Church, 6400
Cornhusker Hwy, Lincoln NE on Saturday, June 17, at 10:00 am. A viewing will
precede the funeral at 9:00 am. A burial will follow the funeral at Wyuka
Cemetery. Memorials may be given to Heritage Bible Church, Skyview Learning
Academy, and Convoy of Hope.