Jeroin Lee Bestol

November 12, 1946 ~ December 19, 2023 (age 77) 77 Years Old
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Jeroin Bestol Obituary

Jeroin Lee Bestol, 77 of Hyannis, NE died Tuesday, December 19, 2023, at Box Butte General Hospital in Alliance, NE.

Jerion was born to Lynn Murer and Geraldine (Thurston) Murer on November 12, 1946, in Scottsbluff, NE. She attended school in Hyannis, NE.

On August 30, 1963, she married James W. Bestol in Scottsbluff, NE making their home in Hyannis, NE, and then, they moved and lived in California for a short time, returning to Hyannis, NE in 1970.

Jeroin worked at Hazel’s Shop, Dredla’s Grocery until opening The Ashby Café, until the late 90s when they closed the cafe.

Jeroin filled her time and found so much joy spending time with her family. She had many hobbies from feeding her squirrels and birds, collecting Elvis memorabilia, she loved a good card game, reading, putting together puzzles of wolves, she loved dolphins and every night she enjoyed a Miller Lite.

She is preceded in death by her husband, James; her parents, Geraldine and Dennis; a sister, Jerrylynn and brother-in-law, Doug Duncan.

Jeroin is survived by her three sons, Bill (LaNita) Bestol of Alliance, NE, Walter Bestol of Kimberly, Wisconsin, and Kevin (Wendy) Bestol of Hyannis, NE; Seven Grandchildren Ryan (Kassie) Bestol, Gary (Jessie Boodleman) Bestol, Brittany (Ben) Clausen, Rodney (Melissa) Nelson, Dani Roland, Alexis Bestol, Jesika Bestol; five Great-Grandchildren, Omar Khatib, Alina Khatib, Lily Roland, Kaebri Laymen and Hadley Boodleman; along with several nephews and nieces.

A Graveside service will be held on Saturday, December 23, 2023, at 1:00 P.M. in the Hyannis Cemetery in Hyannis, NE. Pastor Jonathan Oetting of Shepard of the Hills Lutheran Church will be officiating.

In Lieu of Flowers, a memorial has been established for Festival Hope, Scottsbluff, NE, or East Point Horspice, in Alliance, NE.

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Graveside Service
December 23, 2023

1:00 PM
Hyannis Cemetery, Hyannis


Festival of Hope
PO Box 377, Scottsbluff NE 69363
Tel: 1-308-436-4161

East Point Horspice
2511 East Point Acres, Alliance NE 69301


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