William
July 21, 1928 - March 11, 2018

William "Bill" H. Morehead

William “Bill” H. Morehead, 89 years of age, of Plano, Texas, formerly of Burchard passed away Sunday March 11, 2018 at his home in Plano. He was born on July 21, 1928 in rural Pawnee County, Nebraska to Elmer and Ruth (Madden) Morehead. Bill graduated from Burchard High School. He retired from the United States Army as a Major. Bill married Verna Stake on February 12, 1951 in Burchard. Bill r... Read More

Marie Holman, 95 of Lincoln, (formerly of Burr)

Marie Louise (Schmale) Holman was born to Fritz and Emma (Reier) Schmale on August 26, 1922 at Cortland, Nebraska. She grew up in the Cortland area and was baptized and confirmed at Christ Lutheran Church, Pickrell, Nebraska. She attended Cortland Public Schools and Cortland High School. She was united in marriage to Irvin Holman in Hiawatha, Kansas on April 10, 1944. To this union thre... Read More

Frances S. Schoenrock
December 2, 1921 - April 18, 2018

Frances S. Schoenrock

Frances Sophia Jurgensmeier Schoenrock, 96 of Fairbury, NE died April 18, 2018 at Gardenside LTC in Fairbury. Frances was born December 2, 1921 to Frank and Mary Kohmetscher Jurgensmeier at Lawrence, Nebraska. She was baptized and confirmed at Saint Stephen Catholic Church at Lawrence and attended grade school there. In 1930 her father was killed by a drunk driver in an auto accident leaving ... Read More

Orville Dean Spence

Orville Dean Spence, 82, of Washington, Kan., died April 18, 2018 at the Homestead Nursing Home in Washington. Visitation will be Sunday, April 22, from noon to 8 p.m. at Ward Funeral Home in Washington. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, April 23 at Ward Funeral Home in Washington. Burial will be in the Washington City C... Read More

Fern L Lindsley

Fern Lindsley, 97, Morrowville, died Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at the Washington County Hospital, Washington. Visitation will be from 11 until 8 p.m., Sunday, April 22, at Ward Funeral Home, Washington. The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. A funeral service will be held 10:30 a.m., Monday, April 23, at the Morrowville Christian Church, Morrowville. Pastor Ron Brown will officia... Read More

Rebecca Ann Petersen

A celebration of the life for Rebecca Ann Petersen, 99 years of age, of Beatrice, NE, formerly of Battle Creek, NE will be at 11:30 AM Monday, April 23, 2018 at the First Methodist Church, 406 West Phillip Ave in Norfolk, NE. Visitation will be after 10:30 AM Monday at the church in Norfolk. Private family interment will be at the McCoy Cemetery, Meadow Grove, Madison Co., NE. In lieu of flowers, ... Read More

Clarence E. Oltmans
May 18, 1938 - April 16, 2018

Clarence E. Oltmans

Clarence E. Oltmans, age 79 of Wymore, passed away on April 16, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 AM on Friday April 20, 2018 at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Wymore with Reverend Matthew Koterba officiating. A family prayer service will begin at 10:15 AM. Burial will be at the Blue Springs Cemetery. The body will lie in state on Thursday from 9 AM to 8 PM at the Laughlin-Hoevet F... Read More

Dr. William P. Yoachim, Jr.
1/22/1921 - 4/15/2018

Dr. William P. Yoachim, Jr.

Dr. William Peter Yoachim, Jr. passed away April 15, 2018 at Gardenside LTC in Fairbury. He was born in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada on January 22, 1921 to William and Marye Dill Yoachim. Bill was born in Canada of American parents thus making him a dual citizen. Bill and his siblings attended a rural two room school until 9th grade and then moved into Edmonton to attend Eastwood High school. His ... Read More

Ruby E. Huls
February 23, 1925 - April 15, 2018

Ruby E. Huls

Ruby E. Huls, 93, of Beatrice formerly rural Pickrell passed away at Beatrice Good Samaritan on Sunday, April 15, 2018. She was born February 23, 1925 to George and Antje “Ina” (Remmers) Pollman near Oketo, KS. She grew up on the family farm near Wymore and was baptized and confirmed at Immanuel (Stateline) Lutheran Church of rural Wymore. On February 25, 1943, she was united in marriage to... Read More

Karen Kay Sargent Dorf
January 23, 1941 - April 13, 2018

Karen Kay Sargent Dorf

Karen Kay Sargent Dorf died at age 77 on April 13, 2018 following treatment for end stage kidney failure. She was born in Beatrice on January 23, 1941 to Robert J., Sr. and L. Lorine (Chapman) Sargent. During her lifetime she attended school in Beatrice, Lincoln, Davenport, Iowa and graduated from George Washington Senior High in Cedar Rapids, Iowa in 1959. She attended one year at the University ... Read More