Susan A. Thaut, 100, of Hastings, Nebraska, passed away peacefully at home with her family by her side on Friday, June 3, 2022.
The Christian burial mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday June 9 at St. Cecilia’s Catholic Church in Hastings. The Mass celebrant will be Father Douglas Daro. Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. and a rosary will precede mass at 9:30 a.m. in the presence of the family.
Interment will be in Parkview Cemetery. All Faiths Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Susan was born March 25, 1922 in Assumption, Nebraska to Matt and Catherine (Kaiser) Trausch. She was one of twelve children. Susan was educated at Assumption Catholic School.
Susan was married to Harry H. Thaut of Hastings on September 9, 1950 in Lubbock, Texas, where Harry was stationed at Reese Air Force Base. Harry and Susan returned to Hastings after his honorable discharge.
Susan held various jobs while Harry was stationed in Lubbock, Texas. After returning to Hastings, she became a homemaker excelling in cooking, canning and sewing clothes. She has enjoyed teaching these traits to each of her children over the years. Susan was a member of St. Cecilia Catholic Church and a former member of the Altar Society.
Survivors include his seven children, Mary (Terry) Volker of Kearney, Greg (Peggy) Thaut, Carolyn (Lonnie) Stone, Bev Thaut, all of Hastings, Joe (Vicky) Thaut, Diane (Mike) Douglass, Susie (Jeremy) Bonahoom all of Grand Island; 12 grandchildren, seven step-grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and cousins; as well as his four-legged friends, Kitty, Blackie and Frank.
She was predeceased by her husband, her parents, her brothers: Ed, Bert, Charles, Elmer, Alfred, Vern, Ervin and her little brother Albert; sisters: Martha, Laurine, Jeanette; many in-laws, nieces and nephews.
Memorials are offered to the family for future designation.