Beulia E. Sonneman, 96, of North Platte passed away Sunday, March 4, 2018 at Centennial Park Retirement Village. She was born Aug. 4, 1921 at Wellfleet to Neal and Mildred (Shirley) Schrecongost.

Beulia Sonneman

Beulia attended school at the Echo School near Wellfleet. She was united in marriage to Charlie Sonneman on May 13, 1940 at North Platte.

They farmed south of North Platte for many years and she also worked at the Sale Barn Cafe for 10 years. Beulia loved to work outdoors and enjoyed being a farmer’s wife.

She was a member of the First Evangelical Lutheran church and past member of the Eagle’s Auxiliary.

Survivors include her son, Albert (Arta); daughter, Linda (Dan) Evans; daughter-in-law, Neva Sonneman; grandchildren, Alee Stout, Alan (Becky) Sonneman, Alex (Jodi) Sonneman, Joe (Brooke) Rivera, Brad (Tracie) Evans, Stephanie (Clint) Strong, and Kent (Sara) Sonneman; 14 great-grandchildren; and other family.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; son, Gilbert; brothers, Herbert, Billy, and Georgie Schrecongost; sisters, Clara Favinger and Marie Kelsey; and an infant great-grandson, James Stout.

Services will be at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, March 9 at Carpenter Memorial Chapel, which is in care of arrangements. Rev. Steve Berke will officiate. Burial will be at Floral Lawns Memorial Gardens.

Memorials are suggested to Great Plains Hospice or to the First Evangelical Lutheran Church. Online condolences may be shared at