Those we love don't go away, they walk beside us every day.  Unseen, unheard, but always near, still loved, still missed and very dear.


Kathy Jo Durand

Posted on 8/17/2015 by

Kathy Ems Durand, 53, of Lincoln, NE. passed away August 15, 2015 after her courageous battle with several illnesses. She was born in Lincoln, NE on January 29, 1962. Daughter to Orris and Bernice (Havel) Ems. She loved painting and the arts, as well as gardening.

She is survived by her Daughter Jamie and Harrison Kreifels, Lincoln NE; grandchildren Jordan Kreifels and Jaxen Kreifels; Mother Bernice Ems and special friend Arlen Skinner, Lincoln, NE.; brothers Roger Ems, Kansas City, KS, Douglas Ems, Lincoln, NE, Steven Ems and Cathy Glenn, Lincoln, NE, and sister Sandra and Robert Tuma, Crete, NE. Preceded in death by her father, brother, Ricky Ems.

Funeral service at 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at the Metcalf Funeral Home Chapel. Cremation, no visitation.

Memorials to the family.


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