Obituaries 

Marie A. Buhr
Marie A. Buhr

Marie A. Buhr, 89, of Adams died at the Beatrice Community Hospital on Tuesday, November 19, 2019. She was born on October 26, 1930 at rural Pickrell and was baptized and confirmed at Zion Lutheran Church of rural Pickrell. She attended Evergreen School.

Judy Kay (Schank) Feit

Judy Kay (Schank) Feit

Judy Kay (Schank) Feit, 75 years of age, of Beatrice passed away unexpectedly Sunday, November 17, 2019 at Beatrice Health and Rehabilitation in Beatrice. She was born on May 19, 1944 in Beatrice to Ernest and Ethel (Vicars) Schank. Judy graduated from Be

Walter E. Plegge Sr.

Walter E. Plegge Sr.

Walter E. Plegge, 97 years of age, of Beatrice passed away Saturday, November 16, 2019 at Beatrice Health and Rehabilitation in Beatrice. He was born on July 26, 1922 on a farm near Marysville, Kansas to August and Minnie (Pronske) Plegge. Walt grew up in

Jean Elizabeth Roesler

Jean Elizabeth Roesler

Jean Elizabeth Roesler, 97, of Lincoln formerly Plymouth passed away in a Lincoln hospital on November 13, 2019. She was born on May 25th, 1922 at Humberstone, Ontario, Canada.

Myrtle J. Germeroth

Myrtle J. Germeroth

Myrtle J. Germeroth, 91, died November 13, 2019 at her home in Hanover. Visitation will be held Friday, November 15, at the Hanover Mortuary, from 2 to 8 p.m. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. A funeral service will be 10 a.m., Saturday, No

Maxine A. (Lichliter) Powell

Maxine A. (Lichliter) Powell

Maxine Augusta (Lichliter) Powell, 96 of Beatrice, NE passed away Tuesday, November 12, 2019 in Beatrice. She was born July 10, 1923 in Beatrice to Henry W and Caroline A (Ahl) Lichliter. She grew up in Beatrice and graduated from Beatrice High School in

Steven G. Wehmer

Steven G. Wehmer

Steven G. Wehmer, 63, of Beatrice, NE passed away Sunday, November 10, 2019 at Beatrice Health and Rehabilitation Center. He was born in Beatrice, NE on December 1, 1955 to Gaylord and Beverly (McCoy) Wehmer. Steve graduated from Lewiston Consolidated Hig

Robert D. Dotson

Robert D. Dotson

Robert D. Dotson, 91, of Beatrice passed away at his home on Friday, November 8, 2019. He was born August 16, 1928 at Fairbury. He married Marie Thorson on June 1, 1949 and she passed away on June 20, 1985. He served in the United States Army from 1952 to

Lois I. Bernadt

Lois I. Bernadt

Lois I. Bernadt, age 89 of Wymore passed away peacefully on November 10, 2019 at the Beatrice Community Hospital and Health Center. She was born in Prairie Grove, Arkansas on March 25, 1930 to Morgan and Dorothy (Eads) Vanover.

Arlin Oltman

Arlin Oltman

Arlin D. Oltman, 66, of Beatrice, died unexpectedly Sunday morning, November 10, 2019 at his home. He was born on January 15, 1953 at Beatrice and graduated from Filley High School in 1971. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1971-1975 being stationed at the

Douglas Wergin

Douglas Wergin

Douglas K. Wergin, 57, of Beatrice, died Saturday morning, November 9, 2019 at Beatrice Health and Rehab. He was born on July 23, 1962 at Beatrice, attended St. Paul’s Lutheran School, and graduated from Beatrice High School in 1980. He attended SCC

Anna Dorn

Anna Dorn

Anna Dorn, 91, of Beatrice died at her home on Friday morning, November 8, 2019. She was born October 17, 1928 at rural Pickrell and was baptized and confirmed at Zion Lutheran Church of rural Pickrell by Pastor J.B. Reents. She attended Olney Country

Kim A. Klostermeier

Kim A. Klostermeier

Kim A. Klostermeier, age 65 of Beatrice passed away on November 6, 2019 at the Beatrice Community Hospital and Health Center.

Robert M. Severance

Robert M. Severance

Robert M. Severance, 70 of Sargent, TX passed away in Galveston, TX. He was born June 29, 1949 in Beatrice, NE to Albert “Monty” and Mary (Young) Severance. Survivors include his son, Shawn Severance of Huntsville, AL; daughter, Michelle Griff

Reiner J. Hein

Reiner J. Hein

Reiner J. Hein, 64 of Fairbury, passed away November 2, 2019 at his home. He was born October 15, 1955 to August & Muriel (Eckhoff) Hein in Fairbury. Services will be Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. at the Baptist Church in Fairbury. The family w

Ivan L. Ayers

Ivan L. Ayers

Ivan L. Ayers, 91, formally of Fairbury passed away on November 1st at Thayer County Health Services in Hebron, NE. Ivan was the firstborn son of George & Pearl (Haggart) Ayers in Delphos, Kansas on October 10, 1928. He lived most of his youth and early a

Alfred G. "Suds" Tatro

Alfred G. "Suds" Tatro

Alfred G. “Suds” Tatro, 94 years of age, of Wymore passed away at the Goldcrest Retirement Center in Adams Friday night, November 1, 2019. He was born on November 25, 1924 at Spencer, Iowa to Alfred and Oral (Goeller) Tatro. They moved to Odel

Dale M. Buzzard

Dale M. Buzzard

Dale M. Buzzard, 90 years of age, of Burchard passed away Saturday, November 2, 2019 at the Good Samaritan Society in Beatrice. He was born in Saint Elmo, Illinois on May 26, 1929 to George and Mary (Radcliff) Buzzard. Dale graduated from Lewiston Consoli

Dorothy I Thompson

Dorothy I Thompson

Dorothy I. Thompson, 89, of Beatrice died at her home on Friday, November 1, 2019.She was born November 12, 1929 at rural Pickrell and was baptized and confirmed at Zion Lutheran Church of rural Pickrell.

Judith A. Knowles

Judith A. Knowles

Judith A. Knowles, 59 years of age, of Beatrice passed away at Beatrice Community Hospital Wednesday morning, October 30, 2019. She was born on September 7, 1960 in Beatrice to William and Donna (Meyer) Murray. She was raised in Joplin, MO and attended St

George E. Pinkerton

George E. Pinkerton

George E. Pinkerton, 90, of rural Blue Springs, Nebraska, passed away October 30, 2019, after a long struggle with Parkinson’s Disease. George was born August 29, 1929 in Omaha, Nebraska, to George R. and Harriet K. (Klotz) Pinkerton. George lived a

June Lynn Boesiger

June Lynn Boesiger

June Lynn Boesiger, 72, of Lincoln died Monday morning, October 28, 2019 at Holmes Lake Care Center in Lincoln. She was born on March 11, 1947 at Beatrice and baptized and confirmed at Christ Lutheran Church of rural Pickrell. She graduated from Cortland

Dana L. Reeder

Dana L. Reeder

Dana L. Reeder, 74 of Fairbury, NE passed away October 27, 2019 at his home. He was born February 11, 1945 to Delos & Georgine (Long) Reeder in Englewood, CO. Cremation has taken place, there are no services scheduled at this time. Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Ho

Stanley M. Ostgren

Stanley M. Ostgren

Stanley M. Ostgren, 84 of Fairbury, NE was born to Morris Fred & Lucille (Burger) Ostgren on September 10, 1935 at Holdrege, NE and departed this life on October 27, 2019. He spent his early years on a farm near Loomis, NE where he attended country school

Margaret Andersen

Margaret Andersen

Margaret Andersen, 91, of Beatrice, died Sunday morning, October 27, 2019 at a Lincoln hospital. She was born on February 5, 1928 at Beatrice and graduated from Beatrice High School in 1946.

Darcey Jo (Rownd) Kujath

Darcey Jo (Rownd) Kujath

Darcey Jo (Rownd) Kujath, age 43 of Wymore passed away at the Nebraska Heart Institute in Lincoln on October 24, 2019. She was born in Beatrice on July 29, 1976 to Jerrell “Jerry” and WinterGail (McPheron) Rownd.

John D. Wiegand

John D. Wiegand

John D. Wiegand, 76 years of age, of Beatrice passed away at Bryan West Medical Center in Lincoln on Saturday, October 26, 2019. He was born on January 10, 1943 in Beatrice to Henry and Mildred (Claus) Wiegand and lived in Beatrice his entire life. John w

Virgil Henry Remmers

Virgil Henry Remmers

Virgil Henry Remmers, 83, passed away October 25, 2019. He was born at home the summer of 1936 to Diedrich and Johanna Buhr Remmers.

Donald E. Winslow

Donald E. Winslow

Donald E. Winslow, 85, of Beatrice passed away Thursday, October 24, 2019 in Beatrice. He was born in Wymore on June 5, 1934 to Bruce Sr. and Edna (Morris) Winslow. Don is survived by his sisters, Betty and Margaret; and many nieces and nephews. He was pr

Jo Dean Goetsch

Jo Dean Goetsch

Jo Dean Goetsch, 78, Beatrice, NE passed away Monday, October 21, 2019 at CHI Nebraska Heart in Lincoln, NE. He was born December 5, 1940 in Evans, CO to Walter and Pauline (Sorensen) Goetsch. Jo married Karen Crowley on March 11, 1966 in Greeley, CO. He

William Scully Sr.

William Scully Sr.

William Scully Sr., 96, Beatrice, NE, passed away Sunday, October 20, 2019 at his home. He was born November 8, 1922 in London, England to Frederick and Betty G. Drake Scully. William attended Harrow School in England, after moving to the United States in

Lisbeth A. Falos

Lisbeth A. Falos

Lisbeth A. Falos, 53 of Fairbury, passed away October 21, 2019 in Fairbury. She was born April 22, 1966 to Jim & Joanne (Hoffman) Lange in Farmington, New Mexico. Cremation has taken place. There will be no services. www.gerdesmeyerfh.com

Anita L. (Lillie) Johnson

Anita L. (Lillie) Johnson

Anita L. (Lillie) Johnson, 69 years of age, of Beatrice passed away Friday, October 18, 2019 at the Good Samaritan Society in Beatrice. She was born on October 3, 1950 in Beatrice to Harlan and Bertha (Breunsbach) Lillie. Anita graduated from Beatrice Hig

Eric "Rick" Danley

Eric "Rick" Danley

Eric “Rick” L. Danley, age 71, of Fort Wayne, IN, formally of Omaha died Monday, August 19, 2019 at Parkview Hospital in Fort Wayne. Rick was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana on February 28, 1948 to the late Bernard and Betty (Blauvelt) Danley. He

Gayle M. Kujath

Gayle M. Kujath

It is with great sadness that the family of Gayle Marie Kujath announces her passing on Thursday, October 10, 2019, at the age of 81 years. She was born on August 11, 1938 in Thompson, Nebraska to Harold and Mildred (Knight) Littrell. Gayle married Arthur

Doris B. (Anderson) Moellenberndt

Doris B. (Anderson) Moellenberndt

Doris Betty (Anderson) Moellenberndt, 86, passed away peacefully on October 9th, 2019 in Fairbury. She was born August 9th, 1933 in Takotna, Alaska to Ralph and Katherine Anderson. In 1952 she married Roland Moellenberndt in Anchorage, AK. The couple resi

Doris A. Gill

Doris A. Gill

Doris A. Gill, 69, of Fairbury, passed away October 7, 2019 at her home. She was born May 30, 1950 to George & Ruth (Grief) Redding in Winfield, KS. Survivors are husband Mick of Fairbury, daughter Jenny (Darin) Duin of Omaha, sons Ryan (Kelly) Gill of Ph

Lela P. Barnts

Lela P. Barnts

Lela Pearl Barnts (Hinrichs) age 66, of Fairbury Ne. passed away Friday October 4th, 2019 with her husband by her side at the Heritage Care Center in Fairbury Ne. She was the wife of Gary Wayne Barnts they shared 51 years and 5 months of marriage together

Kenneth D. Wolfe

Kenneth D. Wolfe

Kenneth Dean Wolfe was born to Elmer & Frances Fern (Sargent) Wolfe on July 18, 1936 in Tecumseh, Nebraska. The family moved to Alexandria, Nebraska in 1943. Kenneth attended school in Alexandria and graduated with the class of 1954. Kenneth enlisted in t

Carol A. Criner

Carol A. Criner

Carol Anne (Finlayson) Criner, 78 of Endicott, Nebraska passed away September 24th, 2019 at Gardenside LTC in Fairbury NE. She was born April 24, 1941 in Linn KS to Clifford and Hilda (Schuette) Finlayson. She married Lorren James Criner on March 26, 1960

Barbara "Bobby" Welch

Barbara "Bobby" Welch

Barbara “Bobby” Welch, 92 of Fairbury passed away September 13, 2019 at Cedarwood Assisted Living in Fairbury. She was born January 21, 1927 to Walter & Effie (Abbott) Sturm in Fairbury. Survivors are sons Bill (Laura) Welch of Fairbury and Ji

James "Jim" M. McCord

James "Jim" M. McCord

James (Jim) Michael McCord, 73, of Fairbury, passed away September 11, 2019, surrounded by loving family. James was born February 5, 1946 in Fairbury, NE, to Roy D. and Marjorie (Shane) McCord. With a rural, agricultural upbringing he started elementary s

Robert D. Butler

Robert D. Butler

Robert D. “Bob” Butler was born May 22, 1935 at Columbus, NE to parents Glen W. Butler & Dorothy (Aikins) Butler. Bob passed away at Heritage Care Center where he lived for three years. He received such loving care there. He passed September 9

Bonnie L. Jarchow

Bonnie L. Jarchow

Bonnie L. Jarchow, 81, of Fairbury, NE passed away September 3, 2019 in Fairbury. She was born March 22, 1938 to Harold & Letha (Staley) Harris in Fairbury. Survivors are daughter Becky (Duane) Wiese of Filley, NE, sons Greg (Rachelle) Jarchow of Deshler,

Ernest A. Wollenberg

Ernest A. Wollenberg

Ernest A. Wollenberg, 92 of Cedarwood Assisted Living, Fairbury Nebraska, passed away September 2, 2019 peacefully in his sleep. He was born May 8, 1927 to August and Sophie (Schroeder) Wollenberg at Hollenberg Kansas. Ernie attended Hanover Grade School