Duane R. Andersen, 65, of Hallam, formerly of Beatrice, died Thursday, July 12, 2018, at his daughter's home. He was born on November 29, 1952, in Beatrice and graduated from Beatrice High School in 1971. He married Dorothy Marie Herrman on July 19, 1975, at St. James Catholic Church in Cort…

Donald R. Messing, 66 years of age, of Beatrice, formerly of Phoenix, passed away Monday, July 9, 2018, at Beatrice Community Hospital and Health Center in Beatrice. He was born on June 11, 1952, in Denver, Colorado, to Robert and Betty (O'Neal) Messing. Donald was a great brother with a big…

Richard Lee Morrison was born on October 19, 1957, in Lancaster, California, to Richard “Smokey” and Shirley (Hogan) Morrison. He passed away at the age of 60 at home surrounded by his family and friends after a courageous battle with cancer. Richard served in the United States Army and work…

Ruth D. Jensen, 91, of Beatrice, formerly of Albuquerque, New Mexico, died Sunday morning, July 8, 2018, at the Beatrice Good Samaritan Center. She was born on August 16, 1926.

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Shirley Ann (Perry) Johnston, age 88, went to Heaven’s Garden on Monday, July 2. She died of a blood cancer, in her room at the P.E.O Home in Beatrice. She had resided there for almost three years.

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Lily “Lillian” Wanek, age 109, passed away on June 28, 2018, at the Wilber Care Center after a short respite in hospice. She was born May 25, 1909, on a farm near Wilber, Nebraska, to John and Tillie (Beck) Vesely. Lillian attended Rural School District #9. During that time, one of her teach…

Norma E. Lohse, 99 years of age, of Beatrice, passed away at the Good Samaritan Center in Beatrice, Wednesday evening, July 4, 2018. She was born on January 29, 1919, in Linn, Kansas, to Louis and Louise (Oestreich) Boerger, and attended school in Linn. Norma and Edwin Lohse were married on …

Marjorie Ann Rahe Huls, 82 years of age, of Beatrice, passed away Saturday, June 30, 2018. She was born on January 31, 1936, in Beatrice to Henry W. and Anna W. (Hackert) Rahe.

Edna Belle (Brezina) Fringer, 88 years of age, of Odell, passed away Monday, July 2, 2018, at the Good Samaritan Society in Beatrice. She was born in North Branch, Kansas, on March 23, 1930, to Henry and Louise (Jettner) Brezina. Edna graduated from Guide Rock High School in 1948 and earned …

Clyde Ramsey, 86, Beatrice, died Saturday, June 30, 2018, at the Good Samaritan Society in Beatrice. He was born on November 2, 1931, in Diller, Nebraska, and moved to Beatrice as a youngster where he attended Beatrice Public Schools. He served in the United States Army during the Korean Con…

Samantha Johnson, 34, of Beatrice, died June 28, 2018, in Beatrice. She was born February 26, 1984, in Beatrice.

Monetta A. Meyer, 86, Beatrice, died Friday, June 29, 2018, at Beatrice Health and Rehab. She was born August 24, 1931, in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada. Monetta married Ernest Meyer in 1952 in Hanover, Kansas. She worked 20 years as a nurse aid for the Lutheran Hospital in Beatrice. Monet…

Dennis E. Parde, 67, Wymore, Nebraska, died June 28, 2018 at his home. He was born Jan. 9, 1951 in Beatrice. He graduated from Lewiston High School, worked as a farmhand by Virginia, worked for the Gage County Road Dept. and then for Norris Public Power for 23 years. May 16, 1970, he married…

Charlene (Kunc) James, 90, of Lincoln, passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, June 22, 2018. She was born August 1, 1927, in Crab Orchard and graduated from Lewiston High School. She worked as a dental assistant at the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry for man…

Darrell Lee Sasse of Plymouth, passed away June 11, 2018, at the age of 72. Darrell was born August 29, 1945, to Orlyn and Martha (Kleine) Sasse. He attended grade school at District 87 in Harbine and graduated from Diller High School in 1963. He was baptized, confirmed, and married at St. P…

Inez I. Steinkamp, 91, of Beatrice died at her home on Thursday, June 28, 2018. She was born on December 1, 1926, to John H. and Magna S. (Christenson) Schonewise in the rural Adams area. She attended country school through 8th grade and graduated from Adams High School in 1944. She was bapt…

Rolland Dale Muir, 82, of Colorado Springs, Colorado, died at Brookdale Broadmoor Assisted Living Facility on June 27, 2018. He was born on July 8, 1935, in Western, Nebraska, and graduated from Western High School on May 15, 1953. He served in the US Army from Feb. 19, 1958, to Feb. 18, 196…

Deann M. Harrison, 58, of Beatrice, died at her home on Thursday, June 21, 2018. She was born October 6, 1959, in Decatur, Illinois. During her youth, she lived in various states while her father was in the Air Force. She married Fred Harrison in Salina, Kansas, in 1982. They lived in Lincol…

Dorothy Mae (Dissmeyer) Lidolph, 84, of Adams, formerly of Cortland, died at the Gold Crest Retirement Center on Tuesday, June 26, 2018. She was born on May 27, 1934, at the Mennonite Hospital in Beatrice and was baptized and confirmed at Zion Lutheran Church of rural Pickrell. She attended …

Tyleen Andrews Martin, born 8 August 1922, in Liberty, Nebraska, passed away peacefully in the presence of family members on 20 June 2018, at the age of 95.

Ruth E. Lampe, 90, of Beatrice, died at The Kensington on Friday, June 1, 2018.

Sondra Sue (Briant) Aden, 76 years of age, of Beatrice, passed away Sunday, June 24, 2018, at Bryan Medical Center West in Lincoln. She was born on February 25, 1942, to Melvin and Rose (Frase) Briant. Sondra graduated from Odell High School and married Dale Aden in January of 1967. She live…