Kelley Sheridan, Funeral Director/Manager
Kelley Sheridan joined Livingston-Sondermann Funeral Home and Cremation Services as their new Manager. In 2010 she began as an apprentice at Westlawn Memorial Park & Funeral Home and then as a Funeral Director at Roeder Mortuary both of Omaha. In 2016 she joined Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home in Lincoln.
Kelley was raised in York, Nebraska and graduated from York High School. She received her Mortuary of Science degree in 2009.
She and her husband, Danny along with their two children; Elly and Henry are excited to make Grand Island their new home.
Michaella Norman, Office Manager
Michaella Norman joined Livingston-Sondermann Funeral Home in 2017 as a funeral clerk. She grew up in Fullerton and Grand Island, graduating in 2012 from Grand Island Senior High. She is currently furthering her education to become a funeral director. She and her fiancée, Jaime, and their three children, Erick, Ellie, and Emileo reside in Grand Island.
Chuck Wellensiek, Funeral Assistant
Chuck is a native of Syracuse, Nebraska. He graduated from Syracuse High School and Peru State College. He began his teaching career in Table Rock, Nebraska before moving to Cairo to become Band Director at Centura High School. He retired in 2005 after 36 years at Centura. Chuck is a member of the Cairo Methodist Church, the Cairo Village Board and the Board of Directors at Centura Hills Golf Club. Chuck and his wife Mary have two sons and four grandchildren: Wes and his wife Kristi and children Emma and Cami of Hastings and Mike and his wife Nicole and children Henry and Sophie.
Doug Adler, Funeral Assistant
Doug Adler joined Livingston-Sondermann in 2012 as a Funeral Assistant. Mr. Adler received his Bachelor’s Degree from Creighton University and his Masters from Kansas State. He has 34 years’ experience in education as the Human Resources Manager for Central Community College in Grand Island. Adler is active in the First Presbyterian Church, including the choir and bell choir. He also is involved in the Grand Island City Singers; he is a board member of the Grand Island Softball Association for 20+ years and an umpire for 30 years. He is a loving grandfather and lives in Grand Island with his wife Linda.
Victor Aufdemberge, Funeral Assistant
Victor is a native Nebraskan but lived all of his teenage years in Wisconsin where he graduated from Oconomowoc High School. He attended the University of Nebraska and graduated in 1966 with a Bachelor of Architecture Degree and with a beautiful wife-Kathy. Today, three daughters and a son are following their own careers. After seven years with architectural firms in Wisconsin, he and family moved to Grand Island to practice architecture. Vic is active in the community: Trinity Lutheran Church's choir & boards, the Salvation Army Advisory Board, the Downtown Improvement Board, and he sings with the Barbershop Quartet. He joined Livingston-Sondermann team of Funeral Assistants during the summer of 2018.
Abbigail Maline, Funeral Services Assistant
Abby Maline joined Livingston-Sondermann Funeral Home in 2020 as a funeral services assistant. She grew up in Ord and graduated from Ord High School in 2016. She currently resides in Burwell. Following high school Abby graduated cosmetology school in 2018. She is enrolled in the mortuary science program at Des Moines Area Community College. In her free time she enjoys playing golf.