Clara “Louise” Ginkens of Wood River, formerly of Gordon, died Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, at the Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Wood River, Neb.
Louise was born on Oct. 8, 1932, in Gordon, Neb., to Walter and Maggie Goodin. She attended school at Pleasant Hill and Gordon High School until her sophomore year. She attended Curtis High School in Curtis and graduated in May of 1951. She later attended Cosmetology School in North Platte graduating in 1954.
She married Jim Ginkens of