Alice Victoria Morton, 91, of North Platte passed away Sunday, May 13, 2018 at Linden Court.

Alice Morton

Alice was born on Jan. 26, 1927 in Omaha to John and Victoria (Hancock) Nyberg. She grew up in Omaha and graduated from Omaha Central.

After graduating she worked in Omaha for a travel agency and transferred to North Platte to manage the office.

On Aug. 11, 1956 Alice married Lee C. Morton. She worked as a bookkeeper, and then quit to raise her family.

Alice was a member of the Methodist Church, Rebecca Lodge, and the VFW Auxiliary. After Lee’s retirement he and Alice traveled across the country, especially enjoying Hawaii.

She enjoyed sewing, crafting, camping, dancing, and shopping.

Alice will be remembered as a sweet, quiet, loving person with the best laugh.

Survivors include her children, Susan and William, both of North Platte; grandchildren, William Jr. Kerby, Eli, Etta, Anna, and Roena Morton; three great-grandchildren; brothers, John (Roberta) Nyberg of Lakewood, Colo. and Henry (Jean) Nyberg of Independence, Mo.; and other family.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Lee; and brother, Carl Nyberg.

Services will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday, May 17 at Adams & Swanson Funeral Home, which is in charge of arrangements. Chaplain Deb Dishman will officiate. Burial will follow at Fort McPherson National Cemetery near Maxwell.

Visitation will be noon-8 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made in her name and online condolences may be shared at adamsswanson.com.