Naomi Schere

Naomi Schere

September 25, 1929 - January 29, 2021
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Naomi Schere, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been submitted for approval. There may be a delay before posting.

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Naomi Schere

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Naomi's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Naomi's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist


Naomi A. Schere, age 91 of Cedar Bluffs, Nebraska, passed away Friday, January 29, 2021 at Methodist Fremont Health in Fremont. She was born September 25, 1929 in Amelia, NE to Reinhold and Alma Dorothea (Harley) Knutzen.

In the 2nd grade Naomi's family moved to the farm near Cedar Bluffs, NE. She has resided there ever since. She graduated from Cedar Bluffs High School in 1947. Naomi married William W. Schere on February 22, 1948 at Cedar Bluffs. William preceded her in death on February 14, 1986.

She was a member of St. Matthew Lutheran Church in Cedar Bluffs and had taught Sunday school and vacation bible school for many years and was a former financial secretary (first female) at church. She was a member of the Lutheran Women's Missionary League. Naomi worked for Schere’s Grocery Store in Cedar Bluffs, at JC Penny in the accounting department for 10 years and Cedar Bluffs Schools for 23 years. She then managed the Cedar Bluffs Senior Center for a number of years.

She is survived by her sons, Matthew (Diane) Schere of Fremont and George (Missy) Schere of Waverly, NE; daughters, Cathy (Robert) Hansen of Cedar Bluffs, and Peggy (Larry) Yount of Fremont; brother, Larry (Rida) Knutzen of Cedar Bluffs; sisters, Dorothy (John) Fristoe of Silver Springs, Maryland and Joyce (Steve) Felton of Fremont; 10 grandchildren, Missy (Tim) Shanahan, Sally (Angie) Hansen-Holdren, Ben (Dawn) Hansen, Seth (Sara) Yount, Logan (Jessica) Schere, Libby Schere, Grant Schere, Connor Schere, Jett Schere and Lyncoln Schere and 11 great grandchildren, Carson Shanahan, Skylar Shanahan, Emersyn Shanahan, Reid Shanahan, Taylor Hansen, Gwen Hansen, Addison Hansen-Holdren, Colton Hansen-Holdren, Owen Yount, Nora Yount and Eva Yount.

Naomi was preceded in death by her parents; husband, William; brother, Donald Knutzen; sisters, Evelyn (Bernard) Franta and Carolyn (Roger) Scheidt; great-granddaughter, Halle Yount; mother and father-in-law, Verena and George Schere; brother-in-law, Jack Schere; and sister-in-law, Arlene Hunt.

Funeral will be 10:30 A.M., Thursday, February 4, 2021 at St. Matthew Lutheran Church in Cedar Bluffs. Rev. Mark Weber will officiate. Visitation will be on Wednesday, from 4-7 P.M. at Moser Memorial Chapel in Cedar Bluffs. Masks are required. Visitation will continue on Thursday, 1 hour prior to the service at the church.

Memorials are suggested to St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Cedar Bluffs, Nebraska.

Interment will be at Maple Grove Cemetery, Cedar Bluffs, NE.

Online condolences and live-streaming at

Live-stream also at
Read Less

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Naomi

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Wednesday February 3, 2021 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Wednesday February 3, 2021 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Moser Memorial Chapel Funeral & Cremation Services @ Cedar Bluffs
    200 W. Main
    CEDAR BLUFFS, NE 68015
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Thursday February 4, 2021 | 10:30am
    Thursday February 4, 2021 10:30am
    St. Matthew Lutheran Church
    300 S. 2nd Street
    Cedar Bluffs, Nebraska 68025
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rev. Mark Weber
  • Interment

    Maple Grove Cemetery
  • Reception

    St. Matthew Lutheran Church


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Naomi here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Tom & Pam Stessman, Love, Sally, Angela, Addison and Colton, and other have sent flowers to the family of Naomi Schere.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist


Posted at 11:11pm
Naomi was a wonderful lady. She was very sweet and kind to everyone. May your family find peace and comfort through all of the wonderful memories that you created with her. Praying for your family.

Kim Houfek

Posted at 09:47am
Mrs. Schere was a wonderful Sunday School teacher for our daughter. We wish to express our sincere sympathy to her entire family for their loss. She will be greatly missed by all. Wishing you all God’s peace at this time, Kim and Larry Houfek

Tom & Pam Stessman

Posted at 09:26am
Matt & Diane & family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you!
Flower Image

Tom & Pam Stessman purchased flowers for the family of Naomi Schere. Send Flowers


Heartfelt Sympathies Store

Posted at 10:26am
Praying for peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts. With love,
Flower Image

Flowers were purchased for the family of Naomi Schere. Send Flowers


Love, Sally, Angela, Addison and Colton

Posted at 09:39pm
In loving memory of our amazing grandma Naomi! You are forever in our hearts. We are a blessed family because of you! We love you grandma Nomie!
Flower Image

Love, Sally, Angela, Addison and Colton purchased flowers for the family of Naomi Schere. Send Flowers


Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: