DeLores Jeanene Dougherty
October 29, 1929 - February 15, 2019

DeLores Jeanene Dougherty

DeLores Jeanene Dougherty, 89, of Beatrice died Friday afternoon, February 15, 2019 at the Beatrice Community Hospital. She was born on October 29, 1929 at Beatrice and attended Beatrice High School. She married Paul Dougherty on March 13, 1948 at St. Joseph Catholic Church. She worked as a switchboard operator for Lincoln Telephone and Telegraph for three years and then at BSDC on the switchboard... Read More

Larry E. Whitehead
October 29, 1936 - February 13, 2019

Larry E. Whitehead

Larry E. Whitehead, 82, of Beatrice formerly of Fairbury, died at the Nebraska Heart Institute on Wednesday, February 13, 2019. He was born October 29, 1936 in Lincoln. He was married for a time and two sons, Lanny and Scott Luksik of Texas were born of this marriage.  He served in the Nebraska National Guard Reserves.  He worked at Lincoln Co-op Elevators for a time, worked as a mechanic and se... Read More

Shirley A. (Bucher) Graham
September 17, 1936 - February 14, 2019

Shirley A. (Bucher) Graham

Shirley A. (Bucher) Graham, 82 years of age, of Beatrice passed away with family at her side on Thursday, February 14, 2019. She was born on September 17, 1936 at Fort Crook in Omaha to her Army Veteran of 32 years father, Clifford and Myrtle (Fuller) Bucher and she grew up in Pickrell where she attended grade school. After grade school, she attended Beatrice High School and graduated with her cla... Read More

Martha L. Schroeder
9/1/1922 - 2/12/2019

Martha L. Schroeder

Martha Louise Krueger Schroeder was born September 1, 1922 at the family farm Southwest of Gilead, NE to Fred & Katie (Vorderstrasse) Krueger. Martha attended school District #97 south of her home through the 8th grade and one year at the Academy in Hebron.  She was baptized on September 17, 1922 and confirmed on April 5, 1936 at St. Pauls Lutheran Church southwest of Gilead. Her confirmat... Read More

James F. Andersen
July 17, 1948 - February 13, 2019

James F. Andersen

James F. Andersen, 70, of Beatrice died at Beatrice Health and Rehab on Wednesday, February 13, 2019. He was born July 17, 1948 at Lincoln and graduated from Beatrice High School.  He served in the United States Navy from 1967 – 1970.  He worked as a roofer for Buss’s Roofing and then was a cook at the Steeple House.   He was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church of Beatrice.  He was... Read More

George Rothell, 88, Orange, CA

George E. Rothell, 88, of Orange, California, passed away February 5, 2019. He was born to Frank and Margaret (Howarth) Rothell on December 17, 1930 on the family farm. He worked hard to get his chores done before heading off to the one room school house. George studied hard and was a straight A student. He loved playing basketball in high school. After graduating from Tecumseh High School in... Read More

Verlyn "Walt" L. Walters

Verlyn “Walt” L. Walters, 75 years of age, of Beatrice passed away Monday, February 11, 2019. He was born in Beatrice on June 5, 1943, the son of Ted and Ruby (Rains) Walters. Verlyn attended Beatrice High School and served his country in the United States Navy from 1960 to 1964. He worked in general construction and enjoyed being outside, working with his hands, family, road trips and playing... Read More

Raymond Michael
1/22/1948 - 2/11/2019

Raymond Michael "Mike" Clay

Raymond Michael (Mike) Clay, 71 of Hollenberg, KS died February 11, 2019 at Jefferson Community Health & Life Gardenside in Fairbury, NE. He was born January 22, 1948 to Raymond and Audrey (Wilson) Clay in the back seat of a Buick in route to Belleville, KS.  He was the 2nd of 4 boys. He grew up in Hollenberg, KS, graduating in 1966 as valedictorian of the last class of Hollenberg High ... Read More

Jeanne K. Gee

Jeanne K. Gee, 67, of Marysville, Kan., died February 11, 2019 at Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan, Kan. Visitation is Friday, February 15, from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. at Kinsley Mortuary in Marysville. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. A funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, February 16 at Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church in Marysville. Burial will be in the... Read More

Maxine M. "Rogers" Martin

Maxine M. "Rogers" Martin, 82, of Fairbury, NE passed away February 9, 2019 at Heritage Care Center in Fairbury. She was born April 14, 1936 to Josiah & Vera (Kelly) Rogers in Odell, NE. Services will be February 23, 2019 at 1:30 p.m at the Seventh-Day Adventist Church in Fairbury with Pastor Hubert Cisneros officiating. Memorials have been established to Blue Valley Community Action. Cr... Read More