Evelyn L. Herbolsheimer


Evelyn L. Herbolsheimer, 95, of Pierce, formerly of Winside, died Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020 at Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk.

Services will be held Friday, Sept. 25 at 10:30 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Pierce. The Rev. Gordon Bruce and Vicar Travis Henry will officiate. Visitation will be held Thursday, Sept. 24 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Pierce. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery in Norfolk.

Memorials may be directed to the Winside Rescue Squad, Pierce Rescue Squad or family choice.

Arrangements are with Hasemann Funeral Home of Wayne.

Evelyn L. Herbolsheimer was born Sept. 25, 1924 in Norfolk to Ernest F. and Minnie (Sellin) Pfeil. She attended country schools near Hoskins and Winside. She was confirmed at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Winside.  She did domestic work for families in Norfolk and in area communities. Evelyn married Edgar Schreiner on Nov. 23, 1952 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Winside. Evelyn and Edgar farmed near Pierce. Evelyn married Eldon Herbolsheimer in August of 1971 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Winside. They operated the Farm and Garden Center and Greenhouse in Pierce for several years. Evelyn was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Winside and Zion Lutheran Church in Pierce and the Ladies Aide at both churches. While living in Winside, Evelyn was a past president of the American Legion Auxiliary, a member of the Neighboring Circle Club and various women’s clubs. She enjoyed playing cards, vegetable and flower gardening.

Survivors include her daughter, Diane (Tom) Rappe of Richfield, Minnesota; son, Mark (Maria) Schreiner of Rapid City, South Dakota; four grandsons, Jacob Rappe, Chad (Cathy) Schreiner (great-granddaughter, Charlie),   Brandon (Jana) Schreiner, and Derek Schreiner; nieces and nephews.  She is also survived by Shirley and the late Jim Stacy and family, Bob and Patty Herbolsheimer and family, Pam and the late Larry Herbolsheimer and  family, Delwin and Karen Herbolsheimer and family; and special friend, "Toots" Albers.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Edgar Schreiner; husband, Eldon Herbolsheimer; brother, Marvin Pfeil; and granddaughter, Erin Rappe.

Pallbearers will be Joseph Mundil, Dean Mann, Scott Taylor, Jeff Magdanz, Tom Meyer and Ralph Saegebarth.