Lloyd K. Wilkinson
1/21/1939 - 10/22/2018

Lloyd K. Wilkinson

Lloyd Kenneth Wilkinson, 79, Beatrice, NE died Monday, October 22, 2018 at Bryan Medical Center East in Lincoln, NE. He was born January 21, 1939 rural Marysville, KS to Kenneth and Edna (Luedders) Wilkinson. He graduated from Barneston High School. Lloyd married Neva Novotny February 26, 1960 in Barneston, NE. They lived in Barneston, Wymore and moved to Beatrice in 1993. Lloyd worked in Aerospac... Read More

Joanne (Wolfe) Kipf
September 30, 1925 - October 21, 2018

Joanne (Wolfe) Kipf

Joanne (Wolfe) Kipf, 93 years of age, of Beatrice passed away Sunday, October 21, 2018 at the Good Samaritan Society in Beatrice. She was born on September 30, 1925 in Seward to Ray and Ella (Gunlock) Wolfe. For many years, Joanne was a foster grandparent at Paddock Lane Elementary School and an assistant manager at Homestead Village. She was a member of Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Beatrice. Joa... Read More

Eldon Wallman
10/20/1935 - 10/19/2018

Eldon Wallman

Eldon W. Wallman, 82, of Beatrice, died Friday night, October 19, 2018 at the Beatrice Community Hospital. He was born on October 20, 1935 at rural Adams. He attended Olney Country School, graduated from Filley High School in 1954, and served in the National Guard from 1954 – 1962. He married Lorene Parde on May 26, 1957 at Zion Lutheran Church of rural Pickrell and farmed for many years. He... Read More

David C. Walker
November 26, 1927 - October 17, 2018

David C. Walker

David C. Walker, 90, of Beatrice died Wednesday, October 17, 2018. He was born November 26, 1927 at Ottawa, KS and lived in Ottawa, Omaha, Superior and Hardy. He served in the United States Navy from 1946 to 1948.  He married Betty Fischer on May 25, 1952 at Superior and they moved to Beatrice in 1970.  He worked as a boiler operator at Cominco for many years.  He was a member of Centenary Unit... Read More

Alberta J. Otto

Alberta J. Otto, 74 years of age, of Wahoo, NE, formerly of Beatrice passed away at her home in Wahoo Tuesday, October 16, 2018. She was born on January 24, 1944 in Beatrice to Albert and Hilka (Aden) Otto and was baptized at St. John Lutheran Church in Beatrice. In 1963 she attended Martin Luther Home vocational training work shop, and then moved to Wahoo in 1975. Survivors include 3 brothers,... Read More

Herbert H.

Herbert H. "Herb" Hartwig

Herbert “Herb” Henry Hartwig, 98, of Beatrice NE, formerly of Diller NE, was born on October 28, 1919 to Henry and Tena (Ubben) Hartwig in rural Gage County, Nebraska He entered into eternal rest on October 14, 2018. He attended country school close to his boyhood home near Barneston NE through the eighth grade. He graduated from Barneston High School in 1937. He was a member of Zion Lutheran ... Read More

Keith C. Searcey

Keith C. Searcey

Keith C. Searcey, 86, of Beatrice died at Beatrice Health and Rehab Center on Thursday, October 11, 2018. He was born April 12, 1932 at Armour, NE to Clair and Lillie Mae (Snider) Searcey and graduated from Beatrice High School and Wentworth Military Academy.  He served in the United States Air Force from 1950 to 1953.  He married Ruth Keedy on August 29, 1953 and they lived in Virginia, NE wher... Read More

Kenneth G. Busboom
November 7, 1941 - October 9, 2018

Kenneth G. Busboom

Kenneth G. Busboom, 76, of Beatrice died at Mosaic on Tuesday, October 9, 2018. He was born November 7, 1941 at Beatrice to John and Katherina Busboom.  He was baptized on November 17, 1941 at his home and later confirmed on April 3, 1960 at Martin Luther Home.  His early years growing up on the farm had a guiding influence on him during his life-time but with cerebral palsy it caused him to nee... Read More

Duane L. Dell
August 20, 1935 - October 8, 2018

Duane L. Dell

Duane L. Dell, 83 years of age, of Beatrice passed away at the Gold Crest Retirement Center in Adams Monday morning, October 8, 2018. He was born on August 20, 1935 near Holmesville, NE to Robert Ernest and Zelma (Shaffer) Dell. Duane graduated from Filley High School and attended the University Of Nebraska, Lincoln. Duane and Iris Yvonne Birkin were married on November 23, 1953. Duane had been a ... Read More

Mary Lucille Lovitt, 97, of Crab Orchard
August 28, 1921 - October 5, 2018

Mary Lucille Lovitt, 97, of Crab Orchard

Mary Lucille Lovitt passed away late Friday afternoon on October 5, 2018. She was in her home surrounded by her children in the village of Crab Orchard, Nebraska where she lived for ninety-seven years. She was born August 28, 1921 to Lee and Christina (Craney) Truscott on a farm northeast of Crab Orchard, Nebraska. Mary Lucille was a pillar in the community. She graduated from Sterling High Sch... Read More