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Mary Haase

Mary Haase, age 85, of Aurora, passed away Wednesday, June 22, 2022, at Memorial Community Care in Aurora, NE.

A Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, July 10, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. at the Aurora United Methodist Church, 1104 A Street, Aurora, NE, 68818, followed by a private inurnment service. Memorials may be directed to the United Methodist Church or Memorial Community Care. Condolences may be e-mailed to the family through the mortuary website at www.higbymortuary.com.


Mary Beth Haase, the daughter of Cecil D. and Mabel I. (Pearson) Romsdal, was born on the family farm near Bradshaw, Nebraska on April 11, 1937. Mary grew up in Bradshaw and graduated from Bradshaw High School in 1955.

She was married to Charles Haase also from Bradshaw, NE. They had three sons: David, Brian, and Tom. Mary was a devoted mother and grandmother, and proud fan at her sons' and grandchildren's many sporting events and activities. While serving as secretary for over 20 years at Aurora United Methodist church, Mary was active in the community visiting members in special needs care at the Villas and Community Memorial Hospital. Mary kept very busy traveling to Hawaii, Colorado and Omaha visiting family and friends. Mary loved singing with the church and with the Liberty Belles choirs.

Mary was preceded in death by her parents. Those left to cherish her memory are her three sons, David (Christine) Haase of Fort Collins, CO, Brian Haase of Omaha and Thomas (Jennifer) Haase of Omaha; 4 grandchildren, Jacob Haase, Micah Haase, Brandon Haase and Allison Haase. She is also survived by a brother, Howard (Patricia) Romsdal of Aurora, relatives and many friends.

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