Virgie M. Abrams

Virgie M. Abrams, 93, of Wilber formerly of Beatrice, died at the Wilber Care Center Tuesday night, May 14, 2019. She was born March 20, 1926 at Blue Springs, NE and attended Union Center School.   She moved with her family to Wymore and attended Wymore Public School.  She married Roy Abrams on September 28, 1943 at Marysville, KS.  They lived in Wymore for several years and in Missouri for tw... Read More

Christopher Darrian Wolf
April 12, 1971 - May 14, 2019

Christopher Darrian Wolf

Christopher Darrian Wolf, 48 years of age, of Beatrice passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at Beatrice Community Hospital and Health Center in Beatrice. He was born on April 12, 1971 in Beatrice to Tom and Trish (Wallace) Wolf. As a child, Chris enjoyed Vacation Bible School, church camp, softball and bowling. As an adult, he enjoyed motorcyles until he got hurt and couldn’t ride anym... Read More

Neil C. Peterson
04/24/1935 - 05/14/2019

Neil C. Peterson

Neil C. Peterson, 84, of Beatrice, Neb., formerly of Marysville, Kan., died May 14, 2019 at Beatrice. Visitation: Thursday, May 16, from 1 to 9 p.m. at Kinsley Mortuary. Funeral: 10:00 a.m., Friday, March 17, at St. Gregory’s Catholic Church in Marysville. Burial: Memorial Cemetery, Fremont, Nebraska. Arrangements by Kinsley Mortuary www.kinsleymortuary.com... Read More

John W. Shaw
April 18, 1951 - May 11, 2019

John W. Shaw

John W. Shaw, 68, of Hanover, Kan., died May 11, 2019 at the Washington County Hospital in Washington, Kan. Visitation will be Thursday, May 16, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Hanover Mortuary in Hanover. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Graveside funeral services will be held 11 a.m., Friday, May 17 at the Hanover City Cemetery. Father Joseph Kieffer will officiate. The ... Read More

Theresa JoAnn Luebcke
March 13, 1935 - May 11, 2019

Theresa JoAnn Luebcke

Theresa JoAnn Luebcke was born March 13, 1935 in Marysville, KS to Ferdinand J. “Pete” Luebcke and Belva L. Blocker Luebcke. She was baptized at St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church in Marysville. At an early age the family moved to Jansen, Nebraska. JoAnn contracted polio as a child. After a long, determined struggle, she regained her ability to walk. She attended grade school in Jansen and... Read More

Pat Junior Swett
May 17, 1953 - May 11, 2019

Pat Junior Swett

Pat Junior Swett, 65, of Fairbury passed away May 11, 2019 at Bryan East Medical Center. Pat was born to Max and Norma (Horak) Swett on May 17, 1953 in Fairbury. He spent nearly his entire life on a farm near Powell, NE. He attended country school in Powell and graduated from Fairbury high school in 1971. As a youth, Pat was an active member of FFA and received the American Farmer designation fo... Read More

Harry A. Watson, Jr.

Harry A. Watson, age 61 of Omaha passed away at his home on May 7, 2019. He was born in Beatrice on August 21, 1957 to Harry A. Watson, Sr. and Glenadeen (Snyder) Watson. He was a graduate of Wymore High School. Harry was a lifelong baseball fan. He played as a child and continued his love of the game as he worked maintenance at Rosenblatt Stadium in Omaha. Survivors include his daughters, Dawn... Read More

Audrey Elaine (Tholen) Haecker
August 28, 1929 - May 10, 2019

Audrey Elaine (Tholen) Haecker

Audrey Elaine (Tholen) Haecker, 89 years of age, of rural Pickrell passed away Friday, May 10, 2019 at her home. She was born on August 28, 1929 on the family farm near Adams to John and Jennie (Walters) Tholen. Audrey attended Hooker School and graduated from Adams High School in 1946. She was married to Henry Fisser in April of 1947. They lived on a farm southeast of Cortland and had 3 children,... Read More

Lloyd R. Wehmer
08/16/1938 - 11/28/2018

Lloyd R. Wehmer

Lloyd R. Wehmer passed away at 80 years of age at Big Spring Scenic Mountain Hospital on Wednesday evening, November 28, 2018. He was born August 16, 1938 at Sterling, Nebraska and was raised on a farm outside of Sterling. He graduated from Sterling High School in 1957. He proudly served his country in the Air Force from May 1960 until May 1964. He married the love of his life Betty Jo on Septe... Read More

Patricia Jean Gomon
January 28, 1935 - May 7, 2019

Patricia Jean Gomon

Patricia Jean Gomon, 84, of Beatrice died on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at Beatrice Good Samaritan Society. She was born on January 28, 1935 to Lawrence and Ruth (Telando) Holm at Duluth, MN and graduated from Duluth High School in 1953. She was a secretary for a law firm in Missouri, was employed by McDonald Air Craft in Denver and was a caseworker for 32 years for the Nebraska Department of Health a... Read More