David E. Kujath

David Edward Kujath was born October 1, 1960, the fourth child of John A. and Martha (Pieper) Kujath at Fairbury, NE. He died at Wilber Care Center on July 14, 2018. He was baptized and confirmed at St. John's Lutheran Church of Daykin, NE. David attended and graduated from Meridian High School in 1978. He worked at Peterson Manufacturing in DeWitt, NE after high school until the factory closed. D... Read More

Ruth A. Flagle
4/6/1926 - 7/14/2018

Ruth A. Flagle

Ruth A. Flagle 92 of Fairbury, NE. formerly Mahaska, KS. passed away July 14, 2018 in Fairbury. She was born April 6, 1926 at Bethany, NE. to George & Dorthea (Smith) Rose. Survivors are Daughter & Son-in-law: Georgie & Veryl Mueller of Palmer, KS., Grandchildren: Stacey Hill, Scott & Rachel Mueller all of Palmer, KS., John & Emily Mueller of Lawrence, KS., Great Grandchildren:... Read More

Duane R. Andersen
November 29, 1952 - July 12, 2018

Duane R. Andersen

Duane R. Andersen, 65, of Hallam, formerly of Beatrice, died Thursday, July 12, 2018 at his daughter’s home. He was born on November 29, 1952 at Beatrice and graduated from Beatrice High School in 1971. He married Dorothy Marie Herrman on July 19, 1975 at St. James Catholic Church in Cortland and they lived in Beatrice. He worked at Hoover Manufacturing, Neapco, and Nestle where he retired fr... Read More

Donald R. Messing

Donald R. Messing, 66 years of age, of Beatrice, formerly of Phoenix passed away Monday, July 9, 2018 at Beatrice Community Hospital and Health Center in Beatrice. He was born on June 11, 1952 in Denver, Colorado to Robert and Betty (O’Neal) Messing. Donald was a great brother with a big heart and spent the majority of his life in Phoenix where he worked as a Master Tile Setter. He enjoyed his d... Read More

Richard L. Morrison
October 19, 1957 - July 8, 2018

Richard L. Morrison

Richard Lee Morrison was born on October 19, 1957 in Lancaster, California to Richard “Smokey” and Shirley (Hogan) Morrison. He passed away at the age of 60 at home surrounded by his family and friends after a courageous battle with cancer. Richard served in the United States Army and worked for Burlington Railroad, Casper Construction, and Schwisow Construction. Richard is survived by his... Read More

Richard L. Tuma
7/1/1929 - 7/7/2018

Richard L. Tuma

Richard Louis Tuma, son of Louis and Lillie (Goebel) Tuma, was born July 1, 1929 in Mahaska, KS. He passed away July 7, 2018 at Bryan West Medical Center in Lincoln, NE at the age of 89. Richard was raised on a farm south of Fairbury, by Rose Creek and was united in marriage to Ruth (Cunningham) Tuma on May 27, 1950. After serving time in the Army during the Korean War, Richard and Ruth moved to ... Read More

Shirley Ann Johnston
December 24, 1929 - July 2, 2018

Shirley Ann Johnston

Shirley Ann (Perry) Johnston, age 88, went to Heaven’s Garden, Monday, July 2, 2018.  She passed away from a blood cancer, in her room at the P.E.O. Home in Beatrice.  She had resided there for almost 3 years.   Shirley was born to Ira and Edna (Elson) Perry, December 24, 1929 in Alta, Iowa.  A sister, Mardell (Holst) joined the family before they relocated to a farm west of Cedar Rapids, I... Read More

Norma E. Lohse
January 29, 1919 - July 4, 2018

Norma E. Lohse

Norma E. Lohse, 99 years of age, of Beatrice passed away the Good Samaritan Center in Beatrice Wednesday evening, July 4, 2018. She was born on January 29, 1919 in Linn, KS to Louis and Louise (Oestreich) Boerger, and attended school in Linn. Norma and Edwin Lohse were married on May 26, 1935 in Linn, KS. They lived in Hanover, KS until moving to Beatrice in 1951. Norma was employed at JC Penny in... Read More

Evelyn Anna Jenkins
March 2, 1922 - July 2, 2018

Evelyn Anna Jenkins

  Evelyn Anna (Wilson) Jenkins, 96 years of age, of Crete, formerly of Wymore passed away on Monday night, July 2, 2018 in Crete. She was born March 2, 1922, to John and Katie (Meerian) Wilson on a farm 5-1/2 miles west of Marysville, KS. Evelyn spent her childhood there, attended Cunningham School Dist. 83 and graduated from Marysville High School in 1940. She taught at a rural school ... Read More

Edna Belle (Brezina) Fringer

Edna Belle (Brezina) Fringer, 88 years of age, of Odell passed away Monday, July 2, 2018 at the Good Samaritan Society in Beatrice. She was born at North Branch, Kansas on March 23, 1930 to Henry and Louise (Jettner) Brezina. Edna graduated from Guide Rock High School in 1948 and earned her Bachelor’s Degree from Hastings College. She married Rex Fringer on August 14, 1951 in Guide Rock, Nebrask... Read More