Emma Lee Cerny, 79, of Garber, Oklahoma was born to Harold and Jessie Postier in Enid, Oklahoma on August 26, 1938. She went to be with many members of her family that went before her on Thursday March 1, 2018 in Bartlesville, Oklahoma.
When Emma was 38 years old she decided to go back to school to achieve her R.N. certification while raising a family; Emma worked as a nurse most of her life in Enid at St. Mary's; working as a nurse in the NICU tending to many troubled new born babies.
Emma enjoyed dancing to country and western music with her many 300 Club and Enid Solo Club friends.
Known for being a kind and helpful person, Emma committed her career to take care of other people; Emma was not only a caretaker at work, but in her everyday life; she always took care of family and anyone she ran across.
She enjoyed the time she got with her family; every year the entire family would get together for about a week for the Postier family reunion and she always looked forward to that.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, March 10, 2018 at the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Garber, Oklahoma, with Pastor Tim Dorsch officiating. Interment will be at Garber Cemetery in Garber, Oklahoma. Visitation will be from 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Friday, March 9, 2018 at Dugger Funeral Home in Garber, Oklahoma. Services have been entrusted to the care of Brown-Dugger Funeral Home in Garber, Oklahoma.
Cherishing her memory is her daughter, Cindy Hausback and her husband Jack, of Lenexa, Kansas; son, Daniel Cerny of Enid, Oklahoma; sister, Delores Moore, of Denton, Texas; brothers, Richard Postier and his wife Sharon of Skiatook, Oklahoma and Bud Postier and his wife Susie of Enid, Oklahoma; sister-in-law, Mary Green of Edmond, Oklahoma; ten grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Gene Cerny; parents, Harold and Jessie Postier; son, David Cerny; brother, Bill Postier; grandson, Jevon Dickens; brother-in-laws, Walker Hart and Sam Cerny; and sister-in-law, Gay Hart.
Memorials may be made to the St. Mary’s volunteers in care of St. Mary’s Hospital in Enid, Oklahoma. Online condolences can be sent to the family by using the online guest book at www.brown-duggerfuneralhome.com.
Our prayers are with the family. She is in the arms of Jesus now..
Martha and Pat HausbackSpring Hill, KS
Deepest sympathy to all of Emma Lee's family and friends. She was such a sweet, loving Pete.
Mary Ellen SkidmoreEnid, OK
Prayers to Emma family I worked with Emma at St Marys she was such a sweet lady and I admired her so much!!!! She was an awesome nurse and a sweet friend she will be missed greatly....
Cynthia MercerEnid, OK
So sorry to hear about Emma we had some very good times together that I will never forget. She was a beautiful person inside and outside.
Joyce "Guy"BrittainEnid, OK
Love you Mommy!
Daniel CernyEnid, OK