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Elizabeth Ann Holmstrand, 76, of Beatrice died at Belle Terrace in Tecumseh on Wednesday, May 23, 2018. She was born on June 1, 1941, in Hebron. Private graveside memorial services will be held at Evergreen Home Cemetery of Beatrice with Chaplain Sharon Schuster officiating. A memorial has b…

Betty L. Vinsonhaler, 63 years of age, of Beatrice passed away at the Bryan Medical Center West in Lincoln Tuesday morning, May 22, 2018. She was born on June 14, 1954, in Anthony, Kansas, to Kenneth and Patricia (Lewis) Quick, and was a 1974 graduate of Chaparral High School in Anthony. Bet…

Mitsuko “Mitsi” Jurgens, 91, of Beatrice died at her home on Monday, May 21, 2018. She was born on March 29, 1927 in Japan to Toutaro and Kiyo Shimane and was one of three children. She married Eugene Jurgens on September 6, 1957 in Tokyo, Japan. After his retirement from the military, they …

Mitsuko Jurgens of Beatrice, March 29, 1927 – May 21, 2018.

Lori A. Geistlinger, 55 years of age, of Beatrice, passed away at the Monarch House in Lincoln, Monday morning, May 21, 2018. She was born on October 30, 1962, in Ainsworth, Nebraska, to Lawrence and Georgia (Atkinson) Peterson and was raised on a ranch in Rock County, south of Newport, Nebr…

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Warren Edward Reid, 95 years of age, of Dupont, Washington passed away August 27, 2017, at the Patriots Landing in Dupont, Washington. He was born on December 10, 1921, in Beatrice to James and Mildred (Thomas) Reid. Warren, a retired Lt. Col. in the United States Air Force had a remarkable …

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Emma Lou Mayer, Humboldt, January 14, 1933- May 20, 2018.

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Mildred Ann Adams, 73, of Beatrice died Saturday morning, May 19, 2018, at a Lincoln hospital. She was born on November 29, 1944, in Beatrice and graduated from Beatrice High School. She married Leslie F. Adams on January 6, 1963, at St. John Lutheran Church of Beatrice. She worked for nearl…

Ellen L. Schopp, 67, of Beatrice died Wednesday, November 23, 2016, in Lincoln, NE. She was born August 8, 1949 to John and Waunita (Cox) Schopp. In 1967, she graduated from Beatrice High School and then earned her Bachelor's Degree from Emporia State University before receiving her degree a…

Clarissa Marie Kerl, 88, formerly of Beatrice, Nebraska, passed away on Friday, May 18, 2018, at the Colonial Acres Nursing Home in Humboldt, Nebraska.

Danielle Elizabeth Hildebrandt, 44, of Blue Springs, Nebraska, died Saturday, May 19, 2018, at the Beatrice Community Hospital. She was born August 4, 1973, in Beatrice, NE. Danielle worked part-time at the Buckle along with working for Exmark MFG. until her passing.

Brenda Kay (Baker) Zabokrtsky, 58, of Seneca, Kansas, passed peacefully from this earthly world to her heavenly home on Sunday, May 20, 2018, in her home with her family by her side.

Marvin D. Parrack, 76, passed away Sunday, April 22, 2018, in Fairbury, Nebraska.

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Shawn Dylon Vraspir, 18, of Beatrice, died as a result of a car accident on Wednesday, May 16, 2018. He was born February 10, 2000, at Beatrice and was a 2018 graduate of Beatrice High School. He lettered as Student Manager of the BHS Football team. He was an avid Husker and Packers fan, had…

Keith Wells Pester, 75, of Beatrice, passed away on May 15, 2018.

Douglas L. Freitag, 52, of Beatrice formerly of Fairbury passed away on May 14, 2018.

Kenneth J. Barnhill, age 82, of Barneston passed away on May 11, 2018, at the Beatrice Good Samaritan Center. He was born in Mullen, Nebraska on November 3, 1935, to Lloyd Kenneth and Ethel May (James) Barnhill. He was a 1953 graduate of Barneston High School. Kenneth served his country in t…

Norma Jean Holtmeier, 91, passed away on May 7, 2018, in Omaha. She was born on November 22, 1926, in Tobias.

Ralph Junior Knobel passed away May 9, 2018. He was born in Powell on September 4, 1933, to Ralph E. and Bernice (Hummel) Knobel.

Wilfred Ideus, 90, of Beatrice, died on Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at the Beatrice Good Samaritan Center. He was born on July 15, 1927, at rural Beatrice, was baptized at Emmanuel Lutheran Church of rural Beatrice and later confirmed at Zion Lutheran Church of rural Pickrell. He grew up in the …

Charles H. Lineweber, 88, of Beatrice, died Monday, May 7, 2018, at Kingman Regional Medical Center in Kingman, Ariz. He was born on April 2, 1930, in Beatrice and attended Holmesville High School. He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1951 to 1971. He married Imojean Falcon on February 28, 1…

David Franklin Stansberry, 67, of Effingham, Kan., formerly of Beatrice, died on Monday, May 7th, 2018 at the Mosaic Life Center in St. Joseph, Mo. following a fight with Leukemia.

Douglas G. Murdock, age 56, of Barneston, passed away at his home on May 4, 2018. He was born on Feb. 20, 1962 to Dennis and Loretta (Schmale) Murdock. He was a 1980 graduate of Beatrice High School. Doug worked as a welder for Johnny's Welding in Beatrice and Landoll Corporation in Marysvil…

Dale A. Colson, 73, of Beatrice passed away Saturday, May 5, 2018 at CHI Health St. Elizabeth in Lincoln. He was born on November 10, 1944 in Pawnee City to Elmer and Lauretta (Skidmore) Colson. Dale worked in the maintenance department at Beatrice Community Hospital and Health Center. He ma…

Phyllis J. (Corey) Rogers, 81 of Beatrice completed her remarkable journey on Sunday, May 6, 2018 at the Beatrice Health and Rehab Center surrounded by her family. She was born January 26, 1937 in Blue Springs to Clifford “Jack” and Opal Violet Corey. She was a woman of charity, faithful and…

Sharon Kay Tegtmeier, 66, Hanover, died Thursday, May 3, 2018, at the KU Medical Center, Kansas City, Kan.

James “Jim” D. Engel, 59 years of age, of Beatrice passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at Bryan Medical Center West in Lincoln. He was born on Oct. 28, 1958 in Beatrice to Eugene and Marjorie (Carpenter) Engel. Jim graduated from Beatrice High School in 1977. He earned his Assoc…