Gretchen Joan Furrow, infant daughter of Craig and Nichole Furrow, Gothenburg NE

Courtesy/Blase Strauser Memorial Chapel

Gretchen Joan Furrow, infant daughter of Craig and Nichole Furrow was born and died on May 6, 2014 at the Gothenburg Memorial Hospital due to the birth defect Anencephaly.

Gretchen was very active at night and loved her 3 a.m. visits with mom. She liked to listen to music, hear the cat purr and listen to Disney Princess stories. She liked to go places with her mom and take naps. After she was born, she loved hugs & kisses, she was very vocal and ticklish.

Surviving are her parents Craig and Nichole Furrow of Gothenburg, NE; brother, Gabriel Hagan of Gothenburg, NE; grandparents; Spencer & Dona Knauss, Rodney & Pam Gage, Gene & Nellie Furrow, Amber Hagan; great grandparents, Hazel Furrow, Arlena Nicholson, Judy Gruber, Rodger & Patty Fenstermacher; aunts, Cari (Henry Cook) Furrow, Ashley (Chance Williams) Furrow, Kayla (Shadoe Studnicka) Furrow, Carrick Fenstermacher, Kaycia Hagan, Belle Hagan, Misty Gage, Jessica Gage; uncle, Clinton Furrow; great aunt & uncles, Pam & Shane Harlin, Mike & Shannon Dickman, Jerome Gage & Bernice Chin, Dave & Joda Schroeder, David & Crista Lee, Kenny & Natalie Furrow, Brett & Charleen Wolf, Andy & Amy Jensen; great aunts, Tina Bridges, Barb Ehrlich, Kathy McMurtry; great uncles, Todd Bridges, Donny (Austin) Furrow; great great grandparents, Kenneth and Ruth Gage, Lloyd & Cleao Connell, Violet Bissell; cousin, Ivan Roberts;

Gretchen was preceded in death by grandpa, Tom Hagan, great grandma, Bev Hagan, great grandpa, Virgil Furrow, great grandpa, Bob Gruber, great uncle, Ivan Bridges.

Funeral services will be held at American Lutheran Church, Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 10:30 am.

Interment will follow in the Gothenburg Cemetery Babyland, Gothenburg, Nebraska.

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