Marlene “Meem”  P. Pruss


Marlene “Meem”  P. Pruss, 81 years, of Fremont, NE died Monday, July 8, 2019 at Pathfinder Place in Fremont.  Marlene was born September 3, 1937 in Morse Bluff, NE to Phillip and Gladys (Kruger) Hynek.


She grew up at North Bend, NE and graduated from North Bend High School.  Marlene married Theodore “Ted” Pruss on June 15, 1957 in North Bend.  Ted died April 30, 2008.  Marlene lived most of her life in Redwood City, CA.


She was a secretary and specifications analyst for Raychem Corp. for over 50 years.

She was a member of St. Pius Catholic Church in Redwood City where she sang in the choir and was an Eucharistic Minister.  She did volunteer work at church and hospitals.

Marlene moved to Fremont, NE in 2013.


She is survived by son, Eugene (Kristi) Pruss of Avon Lake, Ohio; and 2 grandchildren, Allison and Alexander.


She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and brother, Eugene Hynek.


Memorial Mass will be 10 AM, Saturday, July 13, 2019 at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Fremont.  Rosary will be said at 9:15 AM on Saturday at the church.  Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Fremont.  Memorials may be given to Endless Journey Hospice in Omaha.


Online condolences may be left at:


Moser Memorial Chapel, 2170 N. Somers Ave., Fremont, NE 68025  402-721-4490