Dorothy Hunt
12/19/1924 - 11/18/2017

Dorothy Hunt

Dorothy Jean Hunt, 92, Beatrice, NE died Saturday, November 18, 2017 at the Good Samaritan Society in Beatrice. She was born December 19, 1924 in Beatrice, NE. She graduated from BHS in 1942 and lived in the area all of her life. She worked for E.G. Drake now General Farm Services. She married William Joseph Hunt on May 8, 1949 at First Trinity Lutheran Church, rural Beatrice. Dorothy enjoyed d... Read More

Darwin G. Guiffre
December 29, 1962 - November 17, 2017

Darwin G. Guiffre

Darwin G. Guiffre, age 54 of North Bend, formerly of Wymore passed away on November 17, 2017 at Bergan Mercy Medical Center in Omaha. He was born on December 29, 1962 in Los Angeles, California to Richard and Audrey (Crumb) Guiffre. Darwin was a 1981 graduate of Southern High School. After graduation, he joined the United States Army and served until his medical discharge in 1982. Darwin was a tru... Read More

John A. Fauber
11/13/1925 - 11/19/2017

John A. Fauber

John A. Fauber, 92, Beatrice died Sunday, November 19, 2017 at the Good Samaritan Society in Beatrice. He was born November 13, 1925 in Mansfield, OH to John B. and Hazel (Eagle) Fauber. He married Carol Craner on April 21, 1951 at Columbus, Ohio. John worked at the First National Bank in Beatrice and enjoyed his co-workers and customers. He served his country in the US Air Force. John enjoyed... Read More

Gerald E. Folkerts
February 7, 1946 - november 13, 2017

Gerald E. Folkerts

Gerald E. Folkerts, 71, of Adams died at a Lincoln hospital on Monday, November 13, 2017. He was born February 7, 1946 at Beatrice, attended Littlejohn Country School at rural Adams and then attended and graduated from Adams High School in 1964. He attended Omaha Tech and Southeast Community College of Milford and received a degree in diesel technology. He married Marilyn Jobman at Emmanuel Lut... Read More

Roy L. Neemann
August 9, 1971 - November 7, 2017

Roy L. Neemann

Roy L. Neemann, 46, of Fairbury, NE, died November 7, 2017 in Lincoln.  Roy was born in Omaha, NE on August 9, 1971 to LaVern 'Butch' & Barbara (Mumby) Neemann.  He worked at Circle D Manufacturing in Wymore, NE & was a member of ISCET. Roy enjoyed working on computers and cars.  He was proud of his education and was still obtaining degrees and certifications at the time of his death. ... Read More

Anton J.
January 16, 1936 - November 9, 2017

Anton J. "Tony" Gerdes

Anton J. “Tony” Gerdes, 81, of Sterling died at Gold Crest Retirement Center on Thursday morning, November 9, 2017. He was born January 16, 1936 at rural Sterling and attended Sterling Public Schools. He married Sharon Rockenbach on October 21, 1967 in Denver, CO and they lived in Sterling. He was a member of St. John Lutheran Church of Sterling. He farmed for many years, drove a propane t... Read More

Vernice E. (Diekmann) Griffeth
December 22, 1926 - November 8, 2017

Vernice E. (Diekmann) Griffeth

Vernice E. (Diekmann) Griffeth, 90 years of age, of Beatrice passed away Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at The Monarch in Lincoln. She was born on December 22, 1926 northeast of Plymouth to Herman and Louise (Hueske) Diekmann. Vernice was baptized and confirmed at Immanuel Lutheran Church east of Plymouth. She graduated from Plymouth High School in 1945. Vernice worked at Bryan Memorial Hospital in L... Read More

Leslie D. Ward

Leslie D. Ward, 80, of Fairbury, NE passed away October 25, 2017 in Mesa, AZ.  He was born on January 31, 1937 to Maurice A. & Merna (Boddey) Ward in Fairbury. Les grew up on a farm north of Fairbury; he graduated from Fairbury High School and then left to work in Oregon.  He returned to Fairbury by a harrowing motorcycle trip, one of Les's many entertaining stories told to his family and... Read More