Eleanor Byrne

Eleanor Byrne (nee Engle), 88, of Brookfield and formerly of Omaha, Nebraska, died June 29, 2023. Ms. Byrne worked as a mental health therapist.

She was the wife of the late Joseph C. Byrne; the mother of Carey (Ernest Newmann) Byrne and the late Eric Byrne; the grandmother of Andrew Newmann and Sarah Newmann; the sister of the late James (Sharon) Thurman Engle; the aunt of Debra Jo Engle, Kerrin (David) Holsteen and Kathryn Engle; and a cousin of many.

A visitation will be held Sunday, July 9 from 1 to 5 p.m. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd., 9445 31st St., Brookfield. Services in Omaha are pending. Interment is pending at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery in Omaha.

Memorials are appreciated to Omaha Central High School Foundation in Memory of Eleanor Byrne; 1111 N. 13th St., Suite 318, Omaha, Nebraska, 68102.

Express condolences online at HitzemanFuneral.com. Send sympathy cards to Hitzeman Funeral Home, 9445 31st St., Brookfield, 60513, c/o the Eleanor Byrne family.