Melodee Ann (Ruring) Kagy

January 7, 1952 ~ February 27, 2021 (age 69)


Melodee Ann (Ruring) Kagy, 69, Virginia, NE died on Saturday, February 27, 2021 at Bryan Medical Center West in Lincoln.  She was born on January 7, 1952 in Superior, WI. Melodee grew up in Climbing Hill, IA, working several years in a bank before becoming a heavy equipment operator. She married William "Bill" Kagy on November 2, 2001 in Beatrice.  Melodee enjoyed making ceramics, playing the organ, animals, her flower garden, and hummingbirds. 

She is survived by husband, William "Bill" Kagy, of Virginia, NE; daughter, Meg (Shon) Ryan of Unadilla, NE; son, James (Lacey)Robinson of South Sioux City, NE; grandchildren, JJ, Cody, Shelby and Millie; several brothers and sisters including, Kevin (Doris) Ruring of Climbing Hill, IA; sisters-in-law, Teresa Kagy of Beatrice, Tanya Binnick of Beatrice; brother-in-law, Dave (Buffy) Kagy of Beatrice, brother-in-law, Casey Kagy of Colorado.

She was preceded in death by parents, Claude and Shirley Ruring; stepson, Brandon Kagy; one brother; brother-in-law, George Kagy.

Services will be held at a later date. No visitation cremation has taken place. A guestbook is available online at A memorial is suggested to the family’s choice with the mortuary in charge. Arrangements are entrusted to Harman-Wright Mortuary & Crematory in Beatrice.

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