Kenneth Delavan, age 81 of Tabor, IA
January 3, 1937 - November 12, 2018

Kenneth Delavan, age 81 of Tabor, IA

On November 12, 2018, Kenneth (Kenny) H. Delavan, age 81, passed away after a hard fought seven year battle with cancer. Kenneth Harley was the oldest son of Dallas Wilford and Lucille Marie (Kirk) Delavan. He was born in rural Mills County, IA where he lived with his parents and younger brother Lyle until the family moved to Tabor, IA during his high school years. He attended country school and ... Read More

Jermona
July 14, 1929 - November 11, 2018

Jermona "Jerry" (Hayes) Beem formerly of Humboldt, Nebraska

Jermona “Jerry” June (Hayes) Beem, 89, of Falls City formerly of Humboldt, Nebraska was born on July 14, 1929, in Palmer, Nebraska to Jerome H. and Anna C. (Chalupnik) Polak. They lived in Brainard until she was 4 when they moved to Beatrice. Jerry graduated from Beatrice High School in 1946 and worked for Bud’s Drive Inn for the summer and then worked for an Abstract and Lawyer Firm for ... Read More

Cheryl Kay Yost, 71 of Nebr. City
August 23, 1947 - November 9, 2018

Cheryl Kay Yost, 71 of Nebr. City

On Friday, November 9, 2018, Cheryl Kay Yost, loving mother and grandmother, passed away in Syracuse NE at the age of 71. Cheryl was born on August 23, 1947 to Robert and Lucille (Livingston) Holmes at St. Mary’s Hospital in Nebraska City, NE. On October 16, 1962, she married Kirk Yost. They had two daughters, Rhonda and Tammy. Cheryl was a lifelong resident of Nebraska City. She worked f... Read More

Leona Watermann, 90, of Elk Creek, NE
August 19, 1928 - November 8, 2018

Leona Watermann, 90, of Elk Creek, NE

Leona Irene (Beethe) Watermann was born on August 19, 1928 to Theodore and Clara (Rinne) Beethe on the family farm near Elk Creek, Nebraska. Leona was baptized at St. Peters Lutheran Church on September 2, 1928 by Rev. Iddo C. Heinicke. Leona attend District 30, Beethe School, through the fifth grade and then attended St. Peters Lutheran School and was confirmed on March 29, 1942 by Rev. W.G... Read More

Helen I. Norvell
February 25, 1923 - November 8, 2018

Helen I. Norvell

Helen I. Norvell, age 95 of Auburn, passed away Thursday, November 8, 2018 at Colonial Acres in Humboldt. Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law Sharon and Dean Bogle of Humboldt; grandchildren Dena Stevenson, Delyn and wife Betsy Bogle; great-grandchildren Corbin, Taylor, Ivy, and Paxton Bogle, Darby and husband Logan Eggers; sister-in-law Rosalie Davis; nieces, nephews, other relatives... Read More

Merilyn Vere (Shafer) Keithley of Falls City
February 5, 1934 - November 6, 2018

Merilyn Vere (Shafer) Keithley of Falls City

Merilyn Vere (Shafer) Keithley, 84, of Falls City was born February 5th, 1934 to John and Vere (Hoover) Shafer in Shubert, Nebraska. She attended McCandless grade school and 8th grade at Shubert public school. Merilyn graduated from Nemaha High School and then attended one year at Peru State College. On June 21, 1952, Merilyn was united in marriage to Lowell Keithley at St. Anne’s Church in Sh... Read More

Helen Ashbaugh, 85, Nebr. City
Oct. 5, 1933 - Nov. 5, 2018

Helen Ashbaugh, 85, Nebr. City

Helen D. Ashbaugh, age 85 of Nebraska City, NE passed away on Monday, November 5, 2018 at Nebraska City Care & Rehabilitation. Helen Dorothy Ashbaugh was born on October 5, 1933 in Lincoln, NE; the daughter of Henry Joseph and Ada Winifred (Greck) Winkler. She attended school in Lincoln and graduated from Lincoln High School. She was united in marriage to John Carl Ashbaugh on January 2... Read More

Steven Neemann, 68, Plattsmouth (formerly Talmage)
Jan. 29, 1950 - Nov. 2, 2018

Steven Neemann, 68, Plattsmouth (formerly Talmage)

Steve Neemann was born January 29, 1950 in Ogallala, NE; the son of Merlin and Avis (Marshall) Neemann. He was raised in Talmage, NE, attended school and graduated from the Talmage High School with the Class of 1968. After high school, he attended trade school in Omaha, NE and later graduated as an Auto Body Repairman. He worked in the industry all of his adult life until he became an Auto A... Read More

Joseph
April 9, 1928 - November 3, 2018

Joseph "Joe" E. Hawkins

Joe Hawkins passed away in the early night of November 3rd, 2018 at the Syracuse Good Samaritan Center. His wife of nearly 65 years, Helen Hawkins, was sitting nearby as he peacefully passed onto the next life. He was born on April 9, 1928 to Minor & Amanda (Shedd) Hawkins in Rochelle, GA. Joe attended school in Cary and Cochran, Georgia. He entered the Army in 1946 after high school gradua... Read More

Marie Daniels
December 23, 1918 - November 2, 2018

Marie Daniels

Mary Elizabeth Daniels, age 99 of Auburn, passed away Friday, November 2, 2018 at Good Samaritan Society in Auburn, Nebraska. She was born in “Little Italy” in Kansas City, Missouri on December 23, 1918, the daughter of Joseph and Mary Elizabeth (Herson) Zeto. Marie spent her early life in Kansas City, helping care for her father and two brothers, then working at various jobs including... Read More