obituaries

Harold W. Wolfenbarger, Jr. ( May 26, 2017 )

Harold W. Wolfenbarger, Jr., 68, of Sterling died at his home on Thursday, May 25, 2017. He was born October 22, 1948 at Fresno, CA and graduated from high school. He married Carolyn Cornett on August 10, 1996 at Omaha and they moved to Sterling in 1999. He worked at Sterling Co-op and also worked […]

Judson H. Gaston ( May 25, 2017 )

Judson H. Gaston, 104 of Fairbury, NE passed away May 24, 2017 at the Heritage Care Center in Fairbury. He was born near Alexandria, NE on January 28, 1913 to Charlie and Jessie (Ross) Gaston. Judson was the middle child of 15 children, 7 brothers and 7 sisters, all passing before him. His mother passed […]

Max L Manes ( May 24, 2017 )

Max L. Manes, 55, of Beatrice passed away doing what he loved from injuries sustained in a mower accident at his home on Tuesday, May 23, 2017. He was born on August 1, 1961 in Beatrice to Eugene “Red” and Dorothy (Davis) Manes. Max was a 1980 graduate of Beatrice High School, and received his […]

Robert “Bob” McAtee ( May 23, 2017 )

Robert E. McAtee, 61, of Beatrice, died Sunday, May 21, 2017 at his home. He was born (date) at Steele City, NE to Lester . He lived in Steele City, Fairbury, McCook and Beatrice. He liked to talk and give people a hard time. He enjoyed watching Western movies, WWE and Smackdown with a cup […]

Zoey Marie Bice ( May 23, 2017 )

Zoey Marie Bice, daughter of Lance and Andrea (Gronemeyer) Bice, was born at rest Monday, May 22, 2017 at Bryan Medical Center East in Lincoln. Zoey is survived by her parents, Lance and Andrea of Lincoln; siblings, Landon, Liam, Caden and Mackenzie; grandparents, Wendell and Lois Gronemeyer of Plymouth, Sherrill and Merlyn Bice of Kearney; […]

Walter Wells ( May 22, 2017 )

Walter Leroy Wells, 74, of Beatrice, NE suddenly passed away on Thursday, May 18, 2017 at his home. He was born June 19, 1942 to Walter Wells and Amelia (Kufeldt) Wells in Lexington, Nebraska. He graduated from Concordia High School in Seward, NE in 1960 and then he received his Associate’s degree from Concordia College […]

Elaine S. Sewell ( May 22, 2017 )

Elaine Susan (Molden) Sewell, was born to Robert and Lillian (Schoenrock) Molden on January 3, 1952 in Fairbury, NE. She passed away May 19, 2017 at the age of 65 years, 4 months and 16 days at Blue Valley Lutheran Home in Hebron, NE. Survivors include: Husband Richard Bothwell, Son, Joshua Hein, South Dakota Daughter, […]

Maudie J. Parker ( May 22, 2017 )

Maudie June Parker passed away May 20, 2017 at the age of 93. She was born September 14, 1923 to Bertrum and Orpha Kaufman in Bassett, NE. After working in Bassett at the General Store she attended Northwest Bible Institute in Seattle Washington, where she studied Children Youth Evangelism under R. A. Busby. On May […]

Donald R. Saville ( May 19, 2017 )

81 of Beatrice, passed away Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at Bryan West Hospital, Lincoln, NE. Memorial service 10:00 AM Monday, May 22 at Holy Cross Lutheran Church. A reception following the services is at the American Legion Post #27 in Beatrice, NE. Memorials to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at: https://www.stjude.org/give.html

Florence M. Albritton ( May 19, 2017 )

Florence M. Albritton, 89, of Beatrice, passed away Thursday, May 18, 2017 at Bryan Medical Center West, Lincoln, NE.  She was born October 27, 1927 at Sarasota, Florida to Melvin S. and Violet E. (Stokes) Head.  She grew up in Sarasota and graduated from Sarasota High School in 1946. She married James Albritton on August […]