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Alice Mae Westergaard, a 78-year-old Galt, MO resident, passed away at 8:56 p.m., Tuesday, May 7, 2024 at her home in Galt.

Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m., Monday, May 13, 2024 at the Galt Christian Church in Galt. Burial will follow in Berry Cemetery north of Galt. A visitation is scheduled from 1:00 until service time Monday. Open visitation will be from noon until 6:00 p.m., Sunday at Slater-Neal Funeral Home of Trenton. Memorial donations are suggested to the Berry Cemetery and may be left with or mailed to the funeral home.

Alice Mae Westergaard was born August 18, 1945 in Marshalltown, IA to Georgie Orville and Tessie (VanWye) Shriver. In August of 1968 she was united in marriage to Kermit Morris Holt. He preceded her in death in 1981. In November of 1981, she was remarried to Jimmy Edward Westergaard at the Galt Christian Church. Alice had a bachelor’s of library Science and worked as a teacher at Galt until retiring in 2000. She enjoyed gardening and flowers and crocheting and sewing, and was an avid reader.

Surviving relatives include her husband Jim; children Lora Schnurbusch and husband, Gary of Columbia, MO, Darren Holt of Des Moines, IA, and Dana Downs and husband, Stephen of Clear Lake, IA; a brother, Ronald Shriver of Eastern MO; and grandchildren, Erin Rogers, Claire Holt, Zoey Downs and Abigail Downs. She was preceded in death by her parents.

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