obituaries

Adeline Cacek ( July 24, 2016 )

Adeline M. Cacek, 93, of Beatrice died at Homestead House in Beatrice on Saturday, July 23, 2016. She was born on December 10, 1922 at rural Odell and graduated from Odell High School in 1940 where she and her twin sister, Alma, were cheerleaders.  After graduation, she attended Business College in Lincoln for one year.  […]

Norman E. Troudt ( July 22, 2016 )

Norman E. Troudt, 90, of Wymore died at the Wymore Good Samaritan Center on Friday morning, July 22, 2016. He was born May 24, 1926 at Wymore.  He served in the United States Army from 1946 to 1947.   After his discharge, he worked construction.  He was a member of Bitting-Norman Post #27 of the American […]

Mary M. Ward ( July 22, 2016 )

Mary M. Ward, 63 of Reynolds, NE passed away June 24, 2016 at Bryan LGH East in Lincoln.  She was born to Wilfred Dennis and Doris (Brindle) Corbin January 19, 1953 in Denver, CO.   Survivors are husband John Ward of Fairbury, children Dennis Corbin, Rob Corbin and Reva Ward, sister Esther McAdam, brothers Jim […]

Iona M. Bartels ( July 21, 2016 )

Iona Mae (Kleine) Bartels was born on March 3, 1929 on a farm northwest of Daykin, Nebraska. She was the only child of William and Minnie (Hahn) Kleine and passed away on July 20, 2016 in Fairbury, Nebraska at the age of 87 years, 4 months and 17 days. Iona was baptized on March 17, […]

John C. Wieland ( July 21, 2016 )

John Curtis Wieland 80 of Morrowville, KS. passed away July 20, 2016 at JCHC in Fairbury. He was born April 8, 1936 at Oketo, KS. to N. Curtis & Gunnel (Sjoholm) Wieland. Survivors are Wife: Ronda Wieland, Children: Randall John Wieland, Shenane White, Matasha & Christopher Roskilly, Sean Edward Wieland, Grandchildren: Arin James White, Ryan […]

Edward L. Pike ( July 19, 2016 )

Edward L. Pike, 60, of Beatrice died at his home on Tuesday, July 19, 2016. He was born September 30, 1955 at Odell and spent most of his childhood in Beatrice. He graduated from Beatrice High School in 1974 and married Jolene Johnson on January 27, 1983 in Las Vegas, NV.  He worked at Store […]

Donanna M. Sommerville ( July 19, 2016 )

Donanna M. Sommerville, 41, of Beatrice died at her home on Monday, July 18, 2016. She was born March 1, 1975 at Wymore and graduated from Southern High School in Wymore.  She then graduated from college as a Physician’s Assistant.  She married Larry Sommerville on September 29, 2012 at Wilber.  She was a homemaker and […]

Lance F. Johnson ( July 18, 2016 )

Lance F. Johnson, 77 years of age, of Wymore passed away at the Good Samaritan Center in Wymore on Sunday, July 17, 2016. He was born on August 5, 1938 in Topeka, Kansas to Harry and Dorothea (Simons) Johnson. He was a 1956 graduate of Wymore High School. Lance obtained his Bachelor’s Degree from Kansas […]

Harlan W. Truscott ( July 18, 2016 )

Harlan W. Truscott, 77, of Crab Orchard died in a Lincoln hospital on Wednesday, June 22, 2016. He was born June 27, 1938 at rural Sterling and graduated from Sterling High School in 1956.    He worked at the Atlas Missile sites in Nebraska from 1959 – 1962.  He was a long-time farmer, raising cattle and […]

Reinhart “Red” Hofeling ( July 16, 2016 )

Reinhart “Red” Hofeling, 76, of Holland, Nebraska, died Friday evening, July 15, 2016 at his home. He was born on February 7, 1940 at Beatrice and was baptized at Emmanuel Lutheran Church of rural Beatrice on February 25, 1940.  He was confirmed at the American Lutheran Church of Filley on April 10, 1955.  He attended […]