Lillian Rodewald

Lillian Rodewald, 87 years of age, of Beatrice, passed away Friday, January 19, 2018 at Beatrice Health and Rehabilitation. She was born on January 3, 1931 in Blue Springs to Lewis and Rose (Novotny) Reedy. Lillian worked in housekeeping at the Beatrice Manor for over 20 years. She enjoyed flowers, being outside, cats and was always willing to help. Lillian is survived by a daughter, Theda Higg... Read More

Carol
June 24, 1962 - January 13, 2018

Carol "Shayde" Ann Goracke

Carol “Shayde” Ann Goracke, 55, of Beatrice died Saturday, January 13, 2018. She was born on June 24, 1962 at Beatrice. Shayde graduated from Beatrice High School and was a state record holding distance runner. After high school she won marathons across the country. A gifted musician, Shayde could play about any instrument she picked up and especially loved the violin. She achieved her Associ... Read More

Lillian A. Schmidt
June 9, 1931 - January 16, 2018

Lillian A. Schmidt

Lillian A. Schmidt, 86, of Jansen, Nebraska passed away January 16, 2018 in Lincoln. She was born June June 9, 1931 to Andrew F. and Frieda L. (Ortgies) Hohensee at Daykin, Nebraska. She was baptized June 21, 1931 by Rev. Brokering at St. John Lutheran Church at Daykin and confirmed June 18, 1944. Her confirmation verse was Isaiah 41:10. She lived in the Daykin area until she was 12 years o... Read More

Marjorie G. Parde

Marjorie G. Parde

Marjorie G. Parde, 84, of Beatrice formerly of Adams died Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at the Beatrice Health and Rehab surrounded by her family. She was born on July 9, 1933 at Adams. She attended Coffman Country School of rural Adams and on August 16, 1950, she married Melvin Parde at the American Lutheran Church of Adams. She worked at the Beatrice Community Hospital in the housekeeping departme... Read More

Frank Elia
3/17/1946 - 1/13/2018

Frank Elia

Frank Carl Elia, 71, Omaha, NE, died January 13, 2018 at CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center, Bergan Mercy in Omaha. He was born March 17, 1946 in Omaha. He married Sylvia Claassen on March 16, 1968 at the Beatrice Mennonite Church. Frank graduated from Benson High School in Omaha, graduated from Rhema Bible College in Oklahoma. He was Senior Pastor of Good Report Christian Center for ... Read More

Richard Cullen
4/10/1936 - 1/13/2018

Richard Cullen

Richard Dean Cullen, 81 of Holmesville, NE, went to live with the Lord he loved on Wednesday, January 10, 2018. He was born in Beatrice, NE, April 10, 1936, to Rolland & Elva (Reiff) Cullen. He graduated from Holmesville High. Richard lived his whole life in Holmesville except for 4 years in the U.S. Navy. He served 2 ½ years in the Philippine Islands. He attended McPherson College in Kansas... Read More

Fredrick (Roger) Walls
1/23/1933 - 1/15/2018

Fredrick (Roger) Walls

Fredrick (Roger) Walls 84 of Alexandria, NE. passed away January 15, 2018. He was born January 23, 1933 at Alexandria, NE. to Luther & Mattie (Cane) Walls, Sr. Survivors are Wife: Gweneth Walls of Alexandria, Sons: Wayne Walls & Mike Johnson of Omaha, Ron & Janet Cane of Lincoln, 4 Grandchildren, 2 Great Grandchildren, Brother: Jack Walls of Alexandria. Services will be Friday January ... Read More

Walter R.
May 8, 1924 - January 13, 2018

Walter R. "Dub" Moore

Walter “Dub” Moore, 93, of Washington, Kan., died January 13, 2018 at the Washington County Hospital. Visitation will be Thursday, January 18, from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Ward Funeral Home in Washington. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, January 19, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church near Greenleaf. Rev. Matthew Durance will offi... Read More

Robin M. Sayers

Robin Marie Sayers, age 52 of Wymore, passed away peacefully at her home on January 11, 2018. She was born on March 12, 1965 in Cheyenne, Wyoming. She was adopted by Kenneth B. and M. Marion (Brown) Hoschouer. She attended South High School in Pueblo, Colorado where she was a member of the South High School Choir. If she could do anything she wanted, she always said she would have been 17 and in c... Read More

Wilma B. Woodcock

Visitation:  9:30 a.m. until service time, Wednesday, January 17 at Ward Funeral Home. Funeral:  10:30 a.m., Wednesday, January 17, at Ward Funeral Home, Washington Burial:  Washington City Cemetery A memorial fund has been established to the Linn Community Nursing Home or KSDS.  Contributions may be sent in care of Ward Funeral Home. Ward Funeral Home www.wardfuneralhomekansas.... Read More