Garrett A. Klipp

Garrett A. Klipp 18 of Tobias, NE. passed away March 17, 2019. He was born September 12, 2000 in Geneva, NE. Services are at 11:00 am  Monday March 25, 2019 at Meridian High School – Rural Daykin, NE. Viewing will be from 2 to 8 pm Sunday & the family will greet friends Sunday from 3 to 5 pm at Meridian High School. Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury is in charge of arrangements.  ww... Read More

Lonnie M. Roe

AXTELL - Lonnie M. Roe, 88, formerly of Belleville, Kan., died March 15, 2019 in Axtell. He was born Oct. 19, 1930, at Clyde, Kan., to Joseph Wesley & Mildred Roe. He served in the US Army from 1951-1954. Preceded in death by first wife Elda Jean Roe, daughter Kathy Butler, son Jerry Roe. Survivors: wife Betty, Axtell; son Kenneth Roe (Tammie), Herrington, Kan.; step-children Bob Alfers, Cindy... Read More

Gene L. Thomas
5/20/1945 - 3/16/2019

Gene L. Thomas

Gene was born on May 20, 1945 at Fairbury, Nebraska, and died on March 16, 2017.  He died on the farm where he grew up, near the creek where he played as a boy, working on his fence for his cattle. Gene went to country school at Helvey, Nebraska until 8th grade and then attended and graduated from Fairbury High school in 1963. He began farming at age 15, putting himself through college.   He... Read More

Fred C. Kujath

Fred C. Kujath, 74, of Fairbury, NE passed away March 17, 2019.  He was born to Frederick E. & Delta (Moran) Kujath November 10, 1944 in Fairbury. He is survived by wife Elizabeth, son Frederick B. (Jennifer) Kujath of Fairbury, daughters Ann (Jason) Waller of Bellevue, NE, Moranda (Lucas) Krakow of Dixon, CA, Christie (Travis) Rice of Beatrice, NE and 6 grandchildren. Preceded in death by... Read More

Clayton S. Brandt

Clayton Shane Brandt, son of Tammy M. Howey and Ron  Brandt, stepson of Steve Howey was born on April 26th, 1988 in Denver, CO, departed from his life on March 13, 2019 in Lincoln, Nebraska from the result of injuries caused by a car accident at the age of 30 years, 10 months and 22 days. He was baptized at Redeemer Lutheran Church on May 22, 1988 in Denver, CO. He then attended Redeemer Luthe... Read More

George William Oakes
September 30, 1971 - March 17, 2019

George William Oakes

George William Oakes, 47 years of age, passed away Sunday, March 17, 2019. He was born on September 30, 1971 in Denver, Colorado to Ronald and Debra (Widman) Oakes. George graduated from Beatrice High School in 1990 and received an Associate’s Degree in Automotive Technology from WyoTech. He married Amber Engelman on December 18, 1992. George worked for over 20 years at Carriage Motors, Beatrice... Read More

Dale Ivan Kasparek
August 8, 1941 - February 26, 2019

Dale Ivan Kasparek

Dale Ivan Kasparek, 77 years of age, of Plymouth passed away Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at Beatrice Community Hospital and Health Center in Beatrice. He was born on August 8, 1941 in Beatrice to Lewis and Lillie (Bohlmeyer) Kasparek and was a lifelong resident of Plymouth. Dale graduated from Plymouth High School in 1958. In 1964, Dale joined the United States Army and was stationed at Fort Lewis,... Read More

Everett Sterling Stevens
April 15, 1945 - March 16, 2019

Everett Sterling Stevens

Everett Sterling Stevens 73 passed away March 16, 2019 in Lincoln, NE. He was born April 15, 1945 in Beatrice to Elsie and Norman W. Stevens. He was the grandson of Eugene S. Stevens founder of the E. S. Stevens Wholesale Grocery Company. Everett graduated from Beatrice High School in 1963 and Doane College in 1968. Upon graduation he entered the Navy and served as an Aviation Electronics Tech... Read More

Bernhard L.
9/6/1929 - 3/16/2019

Bernhard L. "Ben" Schoenrock

Bernhard L. (Ben) Schoenrock was born September 6, 1929, on a farm by Gladstone to Arthur A. and Matilda (Ehmen) Schoenrock. Ben was baptized and confirmed in the East Gladstone Church. He attended grade school starting at District 100. The family lived in Hebron, Jansen, and west of Fairbury. Ben served in the Korean War from 1952 to 1953 with the 809 Engineers. He married Jean Marie Beggs at ... Read More

Eleanor J. Rector
August 27, 1924 - March 14, 2019

Eleanor J. Rector

Eleanor J. Rector, 94 years of age, of Beatrice passed away at the Good Samaritan Center in Beatrice Thursday night, March 14, 2019. She was born on August 27, 1924 in Beatrice to William and Cora (Packer) Genrich and was a 1942 graduate of Beatrice High School. She had worked at Store Kraft during World War II, was the office manager at Formfit Rogers from 1956 until it closed and was office mana... Read More