Nettie L. Sokeland, 94, of FortBranch, passed away Thursday, Sept. 16, 2010 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Evansville.
Born Sept. 21, 1915 in GibsonCounty, she was the daughter of Joseph and Dora (Morgan) Weber.
Nettie was a long-time member of Holy Cross Catholic Church
in FortBranch and recently at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Princeton. She was a foster parent for Catholic Charities until 1974.
Survivors include three children, Vic and
Frank Sokeland of FortBranch, Mary Glavich of Princeton; a sister and brother, Leona Harmon of FortBranch, Clarence Weber of Princeton; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents;
husband, GollaSokeland in
1984; two brothers, Johnny and Louis Weber; three sisters, Marie Dewig, Helen Hoefling, and
A Mass of Christian burial will be at Monday, Sept. 20, 2010 at Holy Cross Catholic Church in FortBranch, with Father Tony Ernst as the celebrant. Burial
will be in the church cemetery.
Visitation was Sunday, Sept. 19, 2010 at Stodghill Funeral Home
on Ind.168 West in FortBranch, and until the service hour on Monday at the church. A Rosary was recited at
Sunday at the funeral