Jeanette (Stuve) Mordhorst Carson
The last surviving member of a longtime Wayne family will be buried in a graveside service at Greenwood Cemetery on Friday, May 27.
Services for Jeanette Stuve Mordhorst Carson will be held at Greenwood Cemetery at noon.
Jeanette Stuve Mordhorst Carson was born on a farm near Creighton on March 15, 1921 and died in Hemet, Calif. on Oct. 12, 2015. She was preceded in death by her parents, Herman and Nettie Stuve and her two brothers: Gregory, 1925-1989, and Kermit, 1927-2008..
The Stuve family moved to Wayne in 1939. They were members of the Grace Lutheran Church for almost 50 years, until Nettie’s death in 1984.
Jeanette’s first husband was Victor Charles Mordhorst, also a Wayne native. Victor died in 1981. Her second husband, Curtis D. Carson, died in 2008.
Survivors include her daughter, Kit Laurel Herron, grandson Cary Herron, and granddaughter Hilary Heron.