Ralph H. Walker, 101, passed away at Homestead House on Tuesday, June 12, 2018.

Elaine Williams, 92, of Sterling, died at Gold Crest Retirement in Adams on Friday, June 15, 2018. She was born April 27, 1926, at rural Adams and attended Immanuel Parochial School of rural Sterling. She was united in marriage to Raymon J. Williams on December 19, 1948, at Sterling. She was…

Harold W. Grefe, 86, of Lincoln, passed away June 12, 2018. Born August 5, 1931 in Odell, Nebraska, to Fred and Anna (Kruse) Grefe. U. S. Army Veteran. Retired Electrician. Member of Messiah Lutheran Church.

Norma J. Saathoff, 79, passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 14, 2018, at Beatrice Good Samaritan. She was born April 18, 1939, in Grand Island to Richard and Evelyn Nelson. She lived in Grand Island and attended school until the 9th grade. She met Elmer Saathoff and they were married Jan…

Viola Emma Etta (Bartels) Kannarr was called home June 8, 2018, in Snohomish, Washington. She was 94 years old. Viola was born July 20, 1923, on a farm northeast of Breman, Kansas.

Howard L. Wehrbein, 52, of Lincoln, died in a Lincoln hospital on Tuesday, June 12, 2018. He was born February 20, 1966, in Cedar Falls, Iowa. He graduated from Lincoln East High School in 1984. He played guitar in a rock band in the late 80's. He worked at Earl May and the Nebraska Nursery …

Kenneth Hunzeker, born July 14, 1926, died June 11, 2018.

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Weslaco, TX — It is with sadness and joy that the family of Elizabeth York Barton-Dobenin announces her passing on Sunday, May 27, 2018, at the age of 97 years. Elizabeth was born on April 21, 1921, in Liberty, Nebraska, to Hugh and Agnes Murphy York. She married Dr. Joseph Barton-Dobenin in…

Opal Maxine (Harmes) Carel, 90, Beatrice, died Tuesday, June 12, 2018, at the Beatrice Community Hospital. She was born in Beatrice and lived here all her life. Opal graduated from Beatrice High School in 1945 then married Leland Carel August 17, 1946, at the Presbyterian Church in Beatrice.

Carol passed away June 10, 2018, at home. Services: Friday, 10:30 a.m., Kuncl Funeral Home, Wilber. Visitation: beginning 9 am. Please visit www.kunclfh.com.

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Roger passed away on Sunday, June 3, 2018, in the ICU at Kearney Good Samaritan Hospital. He was a resident of Broken Bow Care and Rehabilitation Center in Broken Bow, Nebraska.

Darrell L. Sasse, 72, of Plymouth, Nebraska, passed away on June 11, 2018.

Harold E. Corey, 88 years of age, of Beatrice passed away with family by his side Friday, June 8, 2018, at his home. He was born on August 18, 1929, in Beatrice to John and Melissa (Larimore) Corey. Harold graduated from Beatrice High School in 1947. He served his country during the Korean W…

Frank E. Holtmeier, 94, of Beatrice, passed away Sunday morning, June 10, 2018, at the Beatrice Community Hospital. He was born on December 18, 1923, in Ellis, Nebraska, to Frank and Ida (Jordening) Holtmeier. Frank served honorably in the United States Navy during World War II. He retired f…

Orville J. 'Bud' Nienaber, 87, of Madrid, Iowa, formerly of Hanover, Kansas, and Beatrice, passed away Saturday, June 9, 2018, at the Madrid Home Care Facility. Orville was born on the family farm near Lanham, Kan. on July 16, 1930, to John and Frieda (Mueller) Nienaber. He was baptized and …

Harold, passed away in his sleep on June 6, 2018, with family by his side.

Paul F. Heller, 74 years of age, of Clatonia, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, June 7, 2018, at Bryan Medical Center East in Lincoln. He was born on December 16, 1943, in Beatrice to Clarence and LaSetta (Schackenmeyer) Heller. Paul graduated from Clatonia High School in 1961. He married G…

Alvin D. Hennerberg of Fairbury, Nebraska, passed away June 7, 2018, in Fairbury. Services will be Monday June 11, 2018, at 2:30 p.m. at the American Lutheran Church in Fairbury. The family will greet friends Sunday June 10th from 3 to 5 p.m. at Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury.

Shirley Jeanne (Stoll) Martin passed away on June 7, 2018, at the Josie Harper Hospice House in Omaha. She was born on July 26th, 1928 in Wymore, NE; the daughter of Frederick and Calista (Willis) Stoll. She graduated from the Wymore High School in Wymore, NE with the class of 1946. She was …

Darla Ballue died on June 6, 2018, in Beatrice, She was born on June 21, 1967 in Falls City. She married Richard Gibson in 1985 and they were later divorced. She married Gene Ballue on August 25, 2006, in Pawnee City.

Elbert Dean “Knute” Robertson, 90, of Beatrice, died in Lincoln on Thursday morning, June 7, 2018. He was born September 14, 1927, in Tate, Nebraska, and graduated from Virginia High School in 1944. He served in the United States Army in Korea from 1946 to 1947. He married Shirley Rae Rudder…

Mary Jane Heusman, age 77, of Wymore, passed away on June 6, 2018, at Bryan Medical Center East in Lincoln. She was born on October 19, 1940, in Blue Springs to Charles Shoup and Mary Caster and was a 1958 graduate of Wymore High School. Mary Jane married Lloyd Dean “Budge” Heusman on Octobe…

Donald F. Barnes, 50 years of age, of Beatrice, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at his home. He was born March 30, 1968, to Francis and Nancy (Carel) Barnes. He graduated from Odell High School in 1987. Donald worked as a Maxi Press Furnace feeder at American Tool in DeWitt f…

Harold A. Linkugel, 91, Bremen, died, June 4, 2018, at Marysville. He was born September 15, 1926, to Otto and Louise Linkugel.

Marva Mae Colson, 78 years of age, of Dubois, formerly of Beatrice, passed away Saturday, June 2, 2018, at Bryan Medical Center-West in Lincoln. She was born on October 2, 1939, in Newton, Kansas, to Lawrence and Orpha (Snyder) Beagley. Marva worked at Campbell's Soup in Tecumseh and was a s…

Allen L. Schroeder, 82 years of age, of Beatrice, passed away Monday, June 4, 2018, at the Good Samaritan Society in Beatrice. He was born in Beatrice on December 18, 1935 to Edwin and Rosa (Zimmermann) Schroeder. Allen graduated from Plymouth High School in 1952 and then attended Fairbury J…

Leland L. Heckman, 99, of Lincoln, died Friday, June 1, 2018. He was born November 2, 1918, on a farm southwest of Cortland, Nebraska. His parents were George and Emma (Boesiger) Heckman. He attended school in Cortland and had additional education at the Lincoln School of Commerce and the Un…

Loren L. Ebke 83 of Fairbury, NE. passed away June 5, 2018, in Fairbury. He was born November 25, 1934 in DeWitt, Nebraska to Carl & Martha (Drees) Ebke. Services are at 2 p.m. Saturday June 9, 2018, at Grace Lutheran Church in Fairbury. The family will greet friends Friday, June 8 from …

Marjorie Marie (Lewellen) Reed Hess, 90 years of age, of Fairbury, passed away Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at the Heritage Care Center in Fairbury. She was born on May 15, 1928, at Union Center, Nebraska to Charles and Edna Mae (Izer) Lewellen. She married Vernon Reed on December 21, 1946 in Mary…

Raymond F. Scheiding, 90 years of age, of Beatrice, passed away at Beatrice Health and Rehab Saturday night, June 2, 2018. He was born on July 1, 1927, near DeWitt, to Henry and Louise (Deeke) Scheiding and graduated from DeWitt High School in 1945. Raymond and Theresa Scanlon were married f…

Harry A. McDaniel, Jr., age 80, of Wymore, passed away on June 3, 2018, at the Beatrice Good Samaritan Society. He was born in Lewiston on February 25, 1938, to Harry A. McDaniel, Sr. and Vivian (Milburn) McDaniel. Harry served his country in the United States Marine Corps and the United Sta…

Melvadine K. (VanLaningham) Arntt, 90 years of age, of Beatrice, passed away June 3, 2018, at the Good Samaritan Society in Beatrice. She was born in her parent's home in Filley on November 6, 1927, to Arthur and Ada (Whitehead) VanLaningham. Melvadine graduated from Filley High School. She …

Leo E. Naiman, 81, of Fairbury, passed away May 30, 2018.