Gladys Ruth (Schalk) Huss, 78 years, 8 months and 10 days, of Nebraska City, passed away at the Nebraska Methodist Hospital, in Omaha, on Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018.
Gladys Ruth Schalk was born on May 23, 1939, in Nebraska City, the daughter of Elvin Rockwell and Lydia Schalk.
Gladys attended and graduated from the Nebraska City Public High School in 1957.  
On Aug. 2, 1959, Gladys and Harold H. Huss were united in marriage in Nebraska City.  
To their union where born two sons: Mark and Paul.  They made their home in Nebraska City.
She started working in the Nebraska City Public Schools as a secretary and retired in 1999.
Besides being a secretary, Gladys was the homemaker and raised their sons and helped out around the house. Gladys enjoyed playing cards of all types, travelling, and being with her family and friends. She was an active member of Bethel United Church of Christ, where she served in many areas of the church, and was a member of P.E.O. Chapter CF.
After many years living in their home, Gladys and Harold sold it and moved into villa at the Ambassador, in 2017.
Gladys was preceded in death by her parents, and a brother, LeRoy Schalk.
Gladys is survived by her: husband of 58 years, Harold H. Huss of Nebraska City; two sons: Mark Huss of Omaha, and Paul Huss and his wife Christy, of Papillion; five grandsons: Ryan Huss, Ethan Huss, Conner Huss, (all of Omaha), Joshua Huss, and Austin Huss (both of Papillion); a sister-in-law, Shirley (Huss) McCord of Nebraska City; many nieces; nephews; other relatives; and many friends
Family was to greet friends on Friday evening, Jan. 5, from 4 to 7 p.m., at Peterson Mortuary Chapel, 111 N 11th Street, Nebraska City.
A Celebration of Life Funeral Service for Gladys Ruth Huss, was to be held on Saturday, Jan. 6, at 2 p.m. at The Bethel United Church of Christ, 2400 Central Avenue, Nebraska City, with burial to follow at the Wyuka Cemetery in Nebraska City.
The family suggest memorials to the family at this time.
Messages of condolences can be sent to Peterson Mortuary, 111 N 11th St, Nebraska City, NE 68410, or on our website - or emailed to PetersonMortuary
Local Services are entrusted to Peterson Mortuary at 111 North 11th Street in Nebraska City, Nebraska, 68410.