obituaries

Shelia J. Pella-Shrader ( May 6, 2016 )

Shelia J. Pella-Shrader, 38, of Sterling died at her home on Thursday morning, May 5, 2016. She was born January 22, 1978 at Tecumseh.  She graduated from Sterling High School in 1996 and represented Sterling at Girls State.  She graduated from SCC in Lincoln and then graduated from Bellevue University in Bellevue with a Business […]

Marlene T. Mulder ( May 5, 2016 )

Marlene Mulder, 74 years of age, of Firth passed away at the Gold Crest Retirement Center in Adams Thursday morning, May 5, 2016. She was born on January 21, 1942 near Firth to Harold and Johanna (Hietbrink) Hesser. She was employed at Farmers Mutual in Lincoln for 45 years, retiring on May 1, 2007. She […]

Dan Hoffmeyer ( May 4, 2016 )

Dan Valentine Hoffmeyer, son of William and Esther, brother of Dean, father of Nathan John and Erin Elizabeth, father-in-law of Margo Kay, grandfather of Shane Christopher, husband of Nancy, joined this world on September 27, 1950 and left us on May 4, 2016, after fighting the good fight against cancer. Dan grew up and lived […]

Dean Kunc ( May 4, 2016 )

Dean Ramon Kunc, 87 of Beatrice passed away May 3, 2016 surrounded by his family.  He was born March 11, 1929 to Charles and Ida (Vokach) Kunc.  He was a graduate of Lewiston High School.  He served in the U.S. Army and was Korean War Veteran.  He married Darlene Breunsbach on March 8, 1952.  In […]

Alvina Krueger ( May 3, 2016 )

Alvina Krueger was born on April 28, 1923 in Gothenburg, Nebraska to Eilert and Gesina (Schmidt) Franzen. She passed away on May 1, 2016 at Blue Valley Lutheran Home at the age of 93. Alvina was baptized on June 3, 1923 at Christ Lutheran Church and confirmed in her faith on April 10, 1938. Her […]

Verna M. Fuller ( May 2, 2016 )

Verna Marie Fuller was born April 14, 1941 on the farm near Byron, Nebraska to William and Christena (Marquart) Ritterling where she grew up with brothers Clarence Gebers and Arlen Ritterling. Verna was baptized on May 4, 1941 at St. John Lutheran Church rural Byron and confirmed at St. John’s on June 20, 1954. Verna […]

Alma B. Siebengartner ( May 2, 2016 )

Alma Siebengartner, 88, formerly of Fairbury, NE, passed away on Friday, April 29, 2016, at the Linn Community Nursing Home, Linn, KS. She was born January 3, 1928, in Pawnee City, Nebraska the daughter of David and Rose (Prahl) Milburn. She graduated from Huntington Beach Union High School, Huntington Beach, California in 1945. Shortly after […]

Gerald G. Vortman ( May 2, 2016 )

Gerald Gustav Vortman was born on February 26, 1924 to Adolph and Hulda (Elting) Vortman in Carleton, Nebraska. He was baptized as an infant in the Christian faith at Trinity Lutheran Church, Hebron, Nebraska and later confirmed his faith at the same church on May 29, 1938 with Reverend Theodore Droegemueller officiating. Gerald attended rural […]

Julia F. (Meadows) Frerichs ( May 2, 2016 )

Julia F. (Meadows) Frerichs, 95, of Beatrice died Saturday, April 2, 2016 at her home. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Saturday, May 7, 2016 at St. John Lutheran Church of  Beatrice with Pastor Greg Gabriel officiating.   A memorial has been established to Beatrice Community Hospital Hospice, St. John Lutheran Church, or […]

Theirl W. Linder ( May 1, 2016 )

Theirl W. Linder, 82 years of age, of Beatrice, passed away Sunday, May 1, 2016 at Beatrice Community Hospital in Beatrice. He was born near Sutton on March 12, 1934 to John and Ruth (Nolde) Linder. Theirl received his education from Sutton Public Schools. He lost his father at the age of 2 and his […]