Jennifer R. Fiese, 43, of Gothenburg, Nebraska, died March 2, 2019 in North Platte, NE.
She was born to Richard "Rick" and Trudy (Widholm) Fiese in Cozad, NE on March 13, 1975. She grew up north of Gothenburg and attended country school District 284 thru 8th grade. Jennifer attended Zion Lutheran Church and was confirmed on October 29, 1989. She attended Gothenburg High School for a couple years and graduated from Geneva in 1993. She enjoyed creating all kinds of crafts and also enjoyed fishing with her children. In 2015 she attended St. Joseph's Beauty School in North Platte and also worked at Ampride in Gothenburg. Later she moved to Kearney and transferred to Beauty School and graduated in the spring of 2017. After her graduation, she worked at various salons in Kearney. She later moved back to Gothenburg and was a cosmetologist at Stone Hearth Estates.
Jennifer was preceded in death by her mother Trudy (Fiese) Kotschwar, her maternal grandfather Leonard Widholm, paternal grandparents Kak & Billie Fiese, and a step-brother Chris Metzger.
Survivors include her two sons Zacheri (Haley Juarez) Caldwell and Trenton Flies, both of Gothenburg; daughter Sky Bodel Linegar of Kearney; grandson Grayson Caldwell of Gothenburg; grandmother Leona Widholm of Gothenburg, brother Richard & Melissa Fiese and family of Kearney; father Rick & Rita Fiese & family of Gothenburg; step-father Tim Kotschwar & family of Kearney; two step-brothers; three step-sisters; seven nieces and nephews; aunts & uncles and many cousins and extended family.
Private family services were held. She was laid to rest next to her grandfather Leonard in the Grandview Cemetery.
Memorials may be given to the family.