Shirley A. Beran
Shirley A. Beran, 87, of Beatrice passed away on Dec. 3, 2017 in Beatrice. She was born on Aug. 14, 1930 in Diller, Neb. to William and Opal (Hill) Glathar. Survivors include her sons, Dale and Radene Beran of Odell, Dean and Darlene Beran of Arlington, Neb., Richard and Pat Beran of Lexington, Neb., Roger Beran of Plattsmouth, Neb. and Kevin Beran of Beatrice; her daughters, Diane and Colin McClure of Grand Island and Denise and Brian Becker of Knoxville, Iowa; 16 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; her sister, Beverly and Walter Vitosh of Odell; her brother-in-law, Loren Beran of Beatrice; as well as her sister-in-law, Arlene Hofmann of Tilden. Services will be held on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at Gerdes-Meyer Chapel in Fairbury, with Pastor John Snyder officiating. The family will greet friends on Thursday, Dec. 7 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home in Fairbury. Burial will take place at the Odell Czech Cemetery of Odell, Neb. Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury is in charge of arrangements.