Kenneth D. Ruhnke

Kenneth D. Ruhnke, 89, of Beatrice died at Beatrice Health and Rehab on Tuesday, October 17, 2017. He was born July 6, 1928 at Jansen, attended Jansen Public School and then attended and graduated from Fairbury High School in 1945. He was in the United States Army and served in the military police battalion. After his discharge, he lived in Chicago and worked for Lakeside Press in the accountin... Read More

Dorothy Hagemeier
8/9/1944 - 10/17/2017

Dorothy Hagemeier

Dorothy Joan Hagemeier 73, rural DeWitt, NE died Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at her home. She was born August 9, 1944, on the family farm north of Wilber, NE, to James and Mildred (Pomajzl) Burianek. She married Dallas Vern Hagemeier February 22, 1991 at Christ Community Church in Beatrice, NE. Dorothy worked for Farmland Foods near Crete, NE for 30 years. After retirement she enjoyed crafting, pa... Read More

Barbara A. Busboom
April 1, 1948 - October 16, 2017

Barbara A. Busboom

Barbara A. Busboom, 69, of Beatrice passed away at Gold Crest Retirement Center in Adams on Monday night, October 16, 2017. She was born on April 1, 1948 in Beatrice to Julian and Esther Thomsen and graduated from Beatrice High School. She married Duane Busboom on August 11, 1978 at Centenary United Methodist Church and they blended their families. They lived on a farm near Filley where days we... Read More

Bruce Timothy Glanz
January 10, 1954 - October 15, 2017

Bruce Timothy Glanz

Bruce Timothy Glanz, 63 years of age, of Beatrice passed away Sunday, October 15, 2017 at Beatrice Health and Rehabilitation in Beatrice. He was born on January 10, 1954 in Lincoln to George and Florence (Garn) Glanz. Bruce spent the first 12 years of his life in Lincoln before moving to California. He moved back to Norfolk and attended Norfolk High School before serving his country in the United ... Read More

Richard Tegethoff
04/30/1928 - 10/12/2017

Richard Tegethoff

The kind and gentle cowboy, Richard C. Tegethoff, 89, died Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017, at Washington County Hospital. Born April 30, 1928, in Washington, Kan., he was the son of Naomi and Bernard Tegethoff. Dick married the love of his life, Bonnie Jean Schank, on Oct. 9, 1949, in Hanover, and they celebrated their 68th wedding anniversary this past week. Dick was the long-time mailman in Washi... Read More

Jason Lehman
09/30/1973 - 10/14/2017

Jason Lehman

Jason D. Lehman, 44, of Beatrice, died Saturday, October 14, 2017 at his home. He was born on September 30, 1973 at Beatrice. He graduated from Beatrice High School in 1993. He worked at Rolla-Rena, Orange Bowl, and built and raced remote controlled cars. He was a Husker fan and a racing fanatic. He enjoyed attending the Chili Bowl in Tulsa, OK, and his two dogs Gizmo and Bratz. Survivors... Read More

Lowell Rahe
06/05/1935 - 10/14/2017

Lowell Rahe

Lowell C. Rahe, 82, of Beatrice, died Saturday morning, October 14, 2017 at a Lincoln hospital. He was born on June 5, 1935 at DeWitt and graduated from DeWitt High School. He married Alberta Damrow on May 29, 1959 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Beatrice and they lived in Beatrice. He worked for American Tool Company (Petersen Mfg. Co.) in DeWitt for 45 years and worked through the ranks to... Read More

Ardys Schultis
7/14/1942 - 10/12/2017

Ardys Schultis

Ardys Pauline (Logan) Schultis, the oldest of 5 children, was born July 14, 1942 to Harold Logan Sr. and Dorothy (Weidauer) Logan at Fairbury, Nebraska. She attended elementary school at District 32 which was a one room school near their home. She was a member of the Blue Valley 4-H Club and showed Angus Breeding Heifers which were proudly produced by the family herd known as Blackgates Angus ... Read More

Lorin B. Schmidt, 82, of Tecumseh
November 19, 1934 - October 12, 2017

Lorin B. Schmidt, 82, of Tecumseh

Lorin Brunie Schmidt Lorin Schmidt was born to John and Grace (Buhr)Schmidt on November 19, 1934 near Adams, Nebraska. He was baptized as an infant and later confirmed at American Lutheran Church in Filley, Nebraska. Lorin attended country school near Virginia until the third grade. He then attended the Virginia Public Schools until the 7th grade. He also attended Lewiston Public Sch... Read More

Carrie N. Herron

Carrie N. Herron, 51, of Fairbury, NE, passed away October 8, 2017 in Fairbury. She was born February 17, 1966 to Gary Heiselt & Garnett Lindsey in San Diego, CA. Survivors are husband Ian Herron of Fairbury, daughters Rachel Guerrero of San Diego, CA, Lindsey Carpenter of Phoenix, AZ, Lena Herron of Beloit WI, Tori Brubaker of Fairbury, sons Austin Herron of CO, Jacob Brubaker of Fairbury... Read More