Paula Vasby, age 62, of Cambridge died peacefully at her home Wednesday, November 11, 2009 after an eight month battle with brain cancer.
She was born September 2,�1947 �in Omaha, Nebraska the daughter of James and Nina (Burwell) Westfall. Paula graduated from Benson High School in 1965, and then majored in French at Dana College in Blair, Nebraska. She married Philip Vasby on March 21, 1970 in LaGrange, Illinois. Together they moved to Cambridge in 1972. Paula worked for Prange�s Department Store in Madison, and later Bank of Cambridge before joining Vasby Farms Inc. She was a member of Grace Lutheran Church where she was active in the choir and worship committee.
She is survived by her husband Phil of Cambridge.
Son: Joshua Vasby of Portland, Oregon
Daughter: Jenna (Ryan) Ellickson of Cambridge
Daughter: Chlo� Vasby of Cambridge
2 Grandchildren: Haley and Nicholas Ellickson
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. James Westfall of Arizona
Brother: Robert Westfall of Arizona
Sister: Barbara (Stephen) Veitch of Arizona
Also survived by many other relatives and friends
Memorial Services will be held at 6:00 PM on Tuesday, November 17, 2009 at Grace Lutheran Church in Cambridge with Rev. Dan Dibbert. Friends may call from 3:00 to 6:00 PM on Tuesday at the church.
Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider Grace Lutheran Church, Hospice Inc., or American Cancer Association. Online condolences may be sent from www.nitardyfuneralhome.com.