August 11, 2022
Rebecca Ann Aksamit was born June 9, 1943, at the Fairfield, Neb., hospital to Bill and Rose Aksamit. She grew up on the family farm three miles south of Deweese. She graduated from Nelson High School and the University of Nebraska, Lincoln. After graduation she spent her entire adult life teaching at Friend, Neb.; Ann Arbor, Michigan; Bellevue East High School, Bellevue, Neb.; and Iowa Western College in Iowa. She died peacefully July 30, 2022.
She was proceeded in death by her parents; her brothers, Ron and Bill Aksamit; and nephew, Scott Haddix. She is survived by her brother, S...