Ronda M. Priestley
1940 - 2020
BORN
1940
DIED
2020

Ronda M. Priestley

October 7, 1940 – October 14, 2020

Ronda M. Priestley, age 80, of Fremont passed away Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020 in Fremont. She was born Oct. 7, 1940, at rural West Point, Nebraska, to Hayes and Elsie (Ross) Smith.

She grew up in West Point and graduated from West Point High School. She received a BA in Education from Wayne State College. She moved to Fremont in 1962 and taught 3rd grade at Washington Elementary until 1967. She married LeRoy Priestley on Feb. 8, 1964, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in West Point. She then worked at various restaurants in Fremont including Bonanza, Ferrins, Craig's Café, Kalico Kitchen, Capri Steakhouse, Nifty 50's, and Mac's Café. She has been on the Dodge County Election Board since 1970 and is an Admiral in the Great Navy of the State of Nebraska.

Survived by her son, Brian (Norma) Priestley, West Point, Nebraska; brother, Darrell (Joan) Smith, Elkhorn, Nebraska; 3 grandchildren, Erin Priestley and Jackie Lugo of Hastings, Nebraska, Brandon and Devon Priestley of West Point, Nebraska.

Preceded in death by parents and husband, LeRoy in 2006.

The funeral is 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17, at Moser Memorial Chapel in Fremont. Visitation is on Friday from 4-8 p.m. and Saturday 1 hour prior to the service, also at Moser's. Interment will be at Mt. Hope Cemetery in West Point following the service.

Online condolences may be left at www.mosermemorialchapels.com.

Moser Memorial Chapel, 2170 N. Somers Ave. Fremont, NE 68025 402-721-4490.


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Published by Fremont Tribune on Oct. 15, 2020.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
Oct
16
Visitation
4:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.
Moser Memorial Chapel
, Fremont, Nebraska
Oct
17
Visitation
12:30p.m.
Moser Memorial Chapel
, Fremont, Nebraska
Oct
17
Funeral
1:30p.m.
Moser Memorial Chapel
, Fremont, Nebraska
Funeral services provided by:
Moser Memorial Chapel Funeral & Cremation Services
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I known your Mom over the years and after she retired. I went to VI and she be sitting there by herself and would ask me to sit with her. She was always so friendly and nice. I sure enjoyed her. May God comfort you at this sad time.
Carol L Nielsen
October 18, 2020
ronda was a great friend. we've known her for many years. may she rest in peace.
skip & donna sievers
October 15, 2020