Julie Ann Splattstoesser
1970 - 2020
February 26, 1970
December 31, 2020
ALDA - Julie Ann Splattstoesser, 50, of Alda, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, Dec. 31, 2020.
Celebration of life service will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Peace Lutheran Church. The Rev. Carl Eliason will officiate.
The service will be livestreamed via www.facebook.com/peacefuneralservice. Burial of ashes will follow in Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Peace Lutheran Church. All Faiths Funeral Home is entrusted with arrangements.
Julie was born in Milton, Fla., on Feb. 26, 1970, the daughter of Bill and Gloria (Wyssman) Schlachter. She grew up in Grand Island, attending Trinity Lutheran and Northwest High School, completing her education at Grace University. Baptized March of 1970 in the Lutheran faith, Julie was an active member of Peace Lutheran Church. Her faith was very important to her and it showed in her everyday life.
On Dec. 19, 1992, Julie married Kevin Splattstoesser and the couple made their home in Alda. She and Kevin combined their families, giving them five sons. Julie lived for her boys. She was a "presence" at their functions and games and so proud to be their mother.
Julie was a planner and an organizer. She loved to initiate or be a part of events such as Race for Grace, Relay for Life, ALS Walk and Walk for Lymphoma, and was a delegate for Heartland Lutheran High School. She had been employed by St. Francis Hospital for many years and was employed as a Clinical Research Coordinator at CHI Health Cancer Treatment Center at the time of her death. Julie also loved her job with Prairie Creek Winery in Central City.
Julie always went above and beyond, putting everyone before herself. Loving and giving is how those who knew Julie will remember her. She loved crafting and creating for others.
Those who will cherish Julie's memory include her husband, Kevin; sons, Logan (Kelsey) Splattstoesser, Isac (Tara) Splattstoesser, Noah Splattstoesser, Josh (Megan) Splattstoesser and Luke (Sarah) Splattstoesser; three grandchildren, Mason, Reagan and Ramsey; her parents, Bill and Gloria Schlachter; grandfather, Harlan Schlachter; and sisters, Jill (TJ) Jones and Janeece (Jason) Chohon.
Other survivors include nieces, Kambria, Alexa, Isabel, Meghan, Sarah, Aime and Kelly, and nephews, Travis, Troy, Casey and Cody.
She was preceded in death by grandparents, Eldo and Berniece Wyssman and Gloria Schlachter, and fathers-in-law, Harold Splattstoesser and Lou Bolles.
Memorials are suggested to the family to be designated at a later date.
Online remembrances may be left at www.giallfaiths.com.
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Published by The Grand Island Independent on Jan. 6, 2021.
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So sorry for your loss! It has to be very hard to walk this journey; but knowing that she is with Christ has to such a great blessing. Sending our love and hugs, especially to Kevin and the boys...you certainly are in our prayers and hearts. The service, reading, and songs were so meaningful. Remember Psalm 121:1-2.
Roger and Brenda Rasmussen
January 8, 2021
Bill and Gloria ~ My deepest sympathies to you and your family. You will be in my prayers.
Pam Schultz
January 8, 2021
Julie was such a special and amazing person she lighted up the room everywhere she went she had a smile that captured your heart and a personality that could not be ignored. I consider it a privilege to have known her in my life and I wish her family the best and my sympathies are with you prayers and thoughts for this hard time that you're going through all of our love from the palace crew.
Micki Cassell
January 7, 2021
Kevin and family- we extend our extreme sympathies to you and your family with the loss of Julie. Very sudden and very hard to deal with but keep your faith in the Lord and he will see you through these sad times. God Bless. Bill & Diane Fries.
Bill & Diane Fries
January 7, 2021
Julie always had a zest for life. She always had a beautiful smile and a heart of gold willing to help with any event. I remember all the times we spent as room mom´s together at Trinity Lutheran! Her heart of Gold will be greatly missed as she is now with our Lord
Vanessa Harders
January 7, 2021
So sorry for your loss. Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. God Bless!
Laura Zaugg
January 6, 2021
Many prayers for your family through the next weeks and months. Praying for comfort, peace and answers.
Chelle Carroll
January 6, 2021
Our sympathy to your family. Our hearts feeling sad for you @ the loss Of Julie. Our loss is Gods gain for certain ! Our prayers!
Doug&Korlyn Grosch
January 6, 2021
Bill and Gloria - words can never express the sorrow that you are experiencing right now. Julie was such a bright spot in what is too often a dark world. Know that our prayers for you and the family will be ongoing. Stay strong in your faith and trust in the Lord. God's blessings on you all and know Julie has gone home to her Heavenly Father.
Doug OBrien
January 6, 2021
Bill and Gloria, So sorry for your loss as Julie was one of the first people my sister meet at CHI when he started Chemo 6 years ago. Awesome lady and loved her job. Showed her around checked on her. Now she can check on her also daily for me.
Sandra Blender
January 5, 2021
Bill & Gloria, We are so sorry for your loss. Julie was a wonderful lady. We will always have fond memories of her. Our thought and prayers are with you. if there is anything we can do to help, please let me know. Vaughn & Vicki
January 5, 2021
Bill and Gloria, Julie loved her time at the Cancer Center. She was joy to meet anytime or anywhere. Hang on tightly to each other through this difficult time.
Jolene Stalker
January 4, 2021
We are so sorry to hear of your daughter's death. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Mike & Deb Cleary
January 4, 2021
So sorry to hear of your loss. Julie was a very kind soul and a real asset to the cancer center. Always a warm welcome. She will be missed.
John and Verna Haberman
January 3, 2021
Wishing sympathy for Julie and her Family this afternoon. I met Julie when my father had cancer at CHI Cancer Center. I had taken him in for chemo and she asked for my name so she could call for me when Dad was done. She had the biggest, prettiest smile and so kind. She asked if I knew this certain girl and I told her she was my Daughter. She told me that she had gone to Northwest with my Daughter and both knew each other from school! I knew they had to have known each other from before. You have my deepest sympathy, Julie was a smart young lady, loved by all! The patients at CHI Cancer Center will miss her beautiful, kind face. Julie had faced a lot of patients that came in for treatment, and a lot that never came back. She was strong willed so she could be there when they came back for their next treatment. Julie will be greatly missed.
Judy Bunner
January 3, 2021
Bill & Gloria, what a difficult time for you. It is surely these times we walk the closest with Jesus. It is these times we draw close to God as a loving father who also lost a child. May His strength and love draw you to Him, bring you comfort and give you the assurance you will see Julie again
Robert & Connie Sherrer
January 2, 2021
My heart is broken for all of you. I worked with Julie 10 years ago at the Cancer Center - she was the Sweetest person and will be so Missed by everyone. My very Deepest Sympathy to all of you. May God, family and friends help to comfort all of you at this time of great loss. Cheryl Retzlaff
Cheryl Retzlaff
January 2, 2021
We were heart-broken to hear about Julie. You have to be in shock! May the Lord keep you tight in His love!
Larry and Yvonne Knoepfel
January 2, 2021
Bill, Gloria, Please accept our deepest sympathies for Julie's passing. Our hearts are heavy for you during this time. May our Heavenly Father embrace you and your family. In Him, Wm A. Brown
William A. Brown
January 2, 2021