obituaries

Kay Elizabeth Kohlmeyer Grone ( May 23, 2016 )

Kay Elizabeth Kohlmeyer Grone was born on February 19, 1941, in Wymore, Nebraska, to Ada and Ivan Kohlmeyer. With her children by her side, she passed away on Thursday, May 12, 2016, at the Good Samaritan Center in Wymore, Nebraska. Kay attended Wymore Public Schools and graduated in 1959. During her high school years, she […]

Kieth A. Crome ( May 23, 2016 )

Kieth A. Crome 72 of Steele City, NE. passed away May 16, 2016. He was born January 26, 1944 at Marysville, KS. He was a Vietnam Army Veteran. Survivors are Sons: Brent (Francine) Crome of Marysville, KS., Robert Crome of Diller, NE., Wayne (Leah) Crome of Greeley, NE., Michael Crome of Ord, NE., 11 Grandchildren, […]

Leonard L. “Lynn” Wilhelm ( May 23, 2016 )

Leonard L. “Lynn” Wilhelm, Jr., 68, of Beatrice passed away on Sunday, May 22, 2016 at Wymore Good Samaritan Center in Wymore. He was born on January 29, 1948 in Beatrice, NE to Leonard L. and Velma (Meredith) Wilhelm, Sr. He was a 1966 graduate of Wymore High School. Lynn earned a Teaching Degree and […]

Dennis (Dennie) R. Williams ( May 23, 2016 )

Dennis R. Williams was born June 24, 1948, at the family home in Belvidere, Thayer County, Nebraska, the fifth and youngest child of Lawrence Ray and Pauline Ruth Corliss Williams.   He joined siblings Jacqueline (Jackie) Jean, Ronald Dean, Douglas Allen, and Janice Kay. Dennis grew up in the Belvidere community and walked a block to […]

Leo J. Kelly ( May 20, 2016 )

Leo J. Kelly, 90 years of age, of Beatrice, passed away Friday, May 20, 2016. He was born on September 12, 1925 in Cambridge to L.J. and Helen (Alcorn) Kelly. Leo served his country in the United States Navy for 2 ½ years during WWII. He received his Bachelor’s Degree from Kearney State College. Leo […]

Margaret E. Fink ( May 18, 2016 )

Margaret E. Fink, 93 of Hebron, passed away on May 18, 2016. Funeral service: 10 AM, Sat. May 21, 2016, Sacred Heart Church, Hebron. Visitation: Friday 1:00 PM – 8 PM and Rosary: 6:30 PM, Friday, May 20th at Price Funeral Home. Interment in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Hebron. Memorials to the church cemetery fund. Condolences […]

Cecil K. Mathews ( May 18, 2016 )

Cecil K. Mathews, 82 years of age, of Blue Springs, passed away at his home Tuesday afternoon, May 17, 2016. He was born on June 10, 1933 at Blue Springs to Cecil D. and Marie (Miller) Mathews, and was a graduate of Blue Springs High School. Cecil served his country in the United States Army […]

Nellie J. Behrens ( May 17, 2016 )

Nellie J. Behrens, 82, of Sterling died May 7, 2016. She was born May 9, 1933 at Liberty and graduated from Filley High School.  On July, 6, 1952, she married Harvey Behrens in Filley.  She cared for dozens of pre-school and elementary youth for decades and enjoyed watching their activities as they grew.  She affectionately […]

Barbara E. Heusman ( May 13, 2016 )

Barbara E. Heusman, 84, of Sterling died at her home on Thursday, May 12, 2016. She was born on January 24, 1932 at Raymond.  She moved with her family to Sterling and graduated from Sterling High School in 1949.  She married Ivan Heusman on April 15, 1950 at the United Methodist Church of Sterling.  She […]

Mildred Carmichael ( May 10, 2016 )

Mildred Grace Carmichael 93, Beatrice died May 1, 2016 at her home in Beatrice. She was born May 16, 1922 in Virginia, NE. She was rural school teacher, worked as a riveter at an aircraft factory in Wichita, KS during WW II, and worked 22 years as a seamstress for Formfit in Beatrice. Mildred married […]