Alice M. Isham

Alice M. Isham, 78, of David City, died Tuesday, March 28, 2017, at her home.


Memorial Mass

Saturday, April 1, 2017

10:00 a.m.

St. Mary’s Catholic Church

David City, Nebraska

Rev. Bernard Kimminau, Celebrant

Visitation  Friday  6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Rosary 7:00 p.m.

Kracl Funeral Chapel

David City, Nebraska

Interment – at a later date


St. Mary’s Catholic Church


Alice M. Isham was born July 14, 1938 in David City, Nebraska to Ernest and Lucille (Bartunek) Helgoth.  She attended school at Marietta and was in one of the last classes to graduate from Marietta.   Alice was married to Donald Isham  on June 14, 1958, in Lincoln, Nebraska.

She retired from the Platte County Sherrif’s office where she worked as a Matron and Jailer, and a reserve deputy.  Alice enjoyed knitting and playing cards, and she loved to travel and play games.  Her family was very important to her.  Her children and grandchildren were the most special part of her life.  She was an active member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in David City.

Alice is survived by her sons Rick (Kelli) Isham of Plattsmouth, Rod (Becky) Isham of Baker City, Oregon, Randy (Wendy) Isham of David City.  9 grandchildren, Bridget Kult, Shannon Hadraba, Piper Isham, Danielle Collard, Savannah Podliska, Levi Isham, Chantelle Isham, Nicole Sabata, Dylan Isham.  9 great grandchildren.  Brothers Jim (Judy) Helgoth of Clarks, Bill (Diane) Helgoth of Garrison.  Sisters Kathy Peters of St. Louis, MO, Mary Jane (Mike) McCawly of Omaha, Deb (Dave) Kirschenman of Omaha.  

She was preceded in death by her parents, daughter Cindy Isham, brother John Helgoth, sister Donna Cermak and niece Megan Boeyer, brother-in-law Tom Peters.