Kahler-Dolce Mortuary

441 North Washington Street, Papillion, NE


Esther K Karloff

May 18, 1917June 12, 2019

Esther Anna Katharine (Kuehl) Karloff was born May 18, 1917 at Omaha, Nebraska, the daughter of Carsten and Pauline Kuehl. She grew up in the Omaha area and attended country school at District #25. She graduated from Omaha Central High School in 1935. She attended the University of Nebraska - Lincoln for two years. She was married to H.J. "Mike" Karloff at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Millard on October 26, 1940. They farmed Northwest of Millard until 1955. They built the "L" Street Warehouse in1955 where they sold farm animal feed for many years. She lived in the Millard area since that time. Esther was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Grange, Farmers Union, Phi Mu Sorority, and a volunteer at Methodist Hospital for 21 years. She was preceded in death by her husband Mike on February 26, 1990. her parents and two sisters Peggy & Ruth, and a brother Frederick. She is survived by countless nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held Sunday June 16th at Kahler-Dolce Mortuary from 3 - 5 pm. Graveside Services will be held Monday June 17th at 10:00 am at Evergreen Cemetery followed by a Memorial Service at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, in Millard at 11:00 am. In lieu of flowers memorials have been suggested to the church.


  • Visitation Sunday, June 16, 2019
  • Graveside Service Monday, June 17, 2019
  • Memorial Service Monday, June 17, 2019


Esther K Karloff

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