January 27, 1928 - February 15, 2022
Funeral Services for Rhoda Marie (Iversen) Schjodt, age 94, will be held Friday, February 18, 2022 at 1:30PM at First Lutheran Church in Blair. Graveside services will follow in the Blair Cemetery. Visitation will be held Thursday February 17, 2022 with family receiving friends from 5:00 to 7:00PM at Campbell Aman Funeral Home. A Live stream of the service will be available on Rhoda's Tribute Page at Campbellaman.com Rhoda Marie (Iversen) Schjodt was born January 27, 1928, in Omaha, NE to Alfred and Asta (Jorgensen) Iversen. She graduated from Underwood, IA High School. Rhoda attended Dana College, receiving a 2-year elementary teaching degree. She taught 3rd grade in Shelby, Iowa until she married Harald A Schjodt on May 29th, 1949 and moved to Blair, NE. She was a loving and hard-working farmer’s wife for 59 years. Rhoda was very musical. She loved sharing the fact that she and eight other friends played in a triple-triple trio piano concert. While in college she sang in the Dana College Choir and took piano lessons. She directed the church choir in Shelby, Iowa, taught piano lessons out of her home, led music classes at District 91 Sutherland Country School, and loved singing and playing piano with her family. Rhoda was involved in Washington County 4-H, teaching many girls sewing and cooking, gardening and homemaking. She was very instrumental in helping the 4-Hers win trips to the State Fair for the song contest. Rhoda was very involved in her church. She played the piano, taught Sunday School, was active in the local circle, helped serve many meals, was a sponsor for Luther League, was an active participant of the prayer chain, Love Days Quilt Ministry, and the Search Bible Study group for over 40 years. Rhoda was also a member of the Dana College Round Robin, a group of eight women who wrote letters to each other for over 70 years. Rhoda loved to craft, and tatting was her expertise. She tatted lace doilies of all sizes and kinds, and decorated greeting cards. Sending cards and letters, notes and pick-me-ups was Rhoda’s Love Language. In addition to her children, Rhoda helped raise her husband’s younger sister Carol (Schjodt) Hundtofte, and her niece, Karen (Hundtofte) Cole. Rhoda is survived by daughters and sons-in-law, Sondra (Mark) Buell, Murdock, NE; Kay Lynne (Mark) Dickinson, Blair; Sharla (Paul) Gosker, Blair; and Sharie (Doug) Jenson, Sioux Falls, SD; Daughters-in-law, Kay Schjodt, Debbie Schjodt, Blair; brother and sisters-in-law, James (Marge) Iversen, Decorah, IA; Vern (Martha) Hundtofte, Co. Bluffs, IA; 13 grandchildren, Andrea (Kevin) Carlson, Michelle Schjodt (Bryon Schwankl), Kraig (Katharine) Schjodt, Kirk Schjodt, Dustin Buell, Heidi (Brian) Ard, Taylor, Ashley and Annie Dickinson, Kiley (Randy) Camden, Katie Gosker (Tucker Gartner) Sarah and Stephen Jenson; six great-grandchildren, Mikayla, Zac and Kyan Carlson, Connor and Caden Schjodt, and Caleb Ard; cousins, and numerous nieces and nephews. Rhoda is preceded in death by her husband Harald Schjodt, sons Lyle and Alan Schjodt, parents Alfred and Asta Iversen, brother Reuben Iversen, sisters-in-law Bernice Iversen, Laura Iversen; brothers-and-sisters in-law, Hubert and Eulella Petersen, Clifford and Veola Hansen, John and Rose DeLaCastro, Carol Lynne Hundtofte, infant Margaret Marie Schjodt. Memorials are suggested to the First Lutheran Church Love Days, The Dana Alumni Scholarship Fund or Autumn Pointe Assisted Living in Fort Calhoun. Campbell-Aman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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