Eleanor Berdene Cyriacks passed away December 16, 2020 at Bryan East Hospital due to complications from COVID-19. We greatly appreciated the care Eleanor received at Bryan East Hospital, Gateway Vista, Lexington Rehabilitation Center and Lancaster Rehabilitation Center.
Eleanor Berdene (Haupt) Cyriacks born 2/9/23 on a farm near Clatonia, NE. She grew up on a farm outside of Cortland, NE. She enjoyed farm life especially horseback riding. She went to Cortland, NE high school and graduated from Lincoln High School in 1940. Married Wilmer April 23, 1949 in Lincoln. She had two sons Gary and Timothy. She lived in Lincoln since 1940. She was baptized as one of Jehovah’s Witnesses 10/1/40. She certainly enjoyed attending the Lincoln congregations and attending assemblies and conventions each year. She was at the St Louis Convention and received the Children’s Book. She and her husband Wilmer were very busy in spiritual activities. Together they studied the Bible with several individual and families. She also served as a Regular Pioneer for ten years in her later life. She greatly valued the times she with the Haupt and Cyriacks families. They had many get togethers together. She treasured the many friends she had. Friends she helped and they in turn they helped her many times. They gave her great support to the end. Her friends in the truth were like family to her. She was also able to travel some also. She went to Europe twice, Alaska, Canada, Mexico and Nova Scotia. She also traveled to many places in United States including many conventions of Jehovah’s Witnesses. She enjoyed Jehovah’s creations the mountains, oceans, all of Jehovah’s creations.
Eleanor is survived by two sons and their wives. Gary & Mary and Timothy & Heather. Also two granddaughters, four grandsons and one step grandson, fourteen great grandchildren and four great great grandchildren. Eleanor is preceded in death by parents, Arthur Haupt and Pearl (Miltenberger) Haupt, husband Wilmer, brothers Harlan, Dean Haupt, sister Lois Turnbull, grandson Tyson Cyriacks
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