Betty Jean Lee
January 4, 1926 - April 19, 2019

Betty Jean Lee

Betty Jean Lee, age 93 of Falls City passed in peace April 19, 2019 at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Lincoln. She was born January 4, 1926 in Union to Winnie and Frances (Hill) Crawford. Betty was the third of four children. While in high school, she was the head drum majorette for the Union Marching Band. During World War II she met her husband, Chester Lee Sr. He was a railroader whose trac... Read More

Rolande "Rolly" Nielsen, Jr. 61, of Elk Creek

Rolande Orville Nielsen, Jr., was born to Rolande and Betty (Shearer) Nielsen, Sr., on January 28, 1958 in Denver, Colorado. His dad’s job took the family to many locations in Colorado and Nebraska before they made their home in Elk Creek, Nebraska, in 1973. Rolly graduated with the Antler Class of 1976. He married his high school sweetheart, Tami Heideman, on July 2, 1976 at the Methodist Churc... Read More

Samuel E. Naffziger
September 3, 1945 - April 18, 2019

Samuel E. Naffziger

Samuel E. Naffziger, 73 of Otoe, passed away on April 18, 2019. He was born on September 3, 1945. Private family services will be held at a later date. Arrangements By: Fusselman Allen Harvey Funeral Home, Syracuse, NE Condolences to www.fusselmanallenharvey.com ... Read More

Beverly Schroeder
September 4, 1926 - April 16, 2019

Beverly Schroeder

Beverly Schroeder, 92 of Syracuse, formerly of Cook, passed away on April 16, 2019. She was born on September 4, 1926 to Walter H. & Rose M. (Kienker) Damme on their farm near Cook. Bev married Allen W. Schroeder on August 17, 1946 at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Cook. She taught at country schools and later worked as a teacher’s aide at Nemaha Valley. Bev enjoyed oil painting, quilting an... Read More

Dorothy (Van Horn) Forney, age 94 of Tabor, IA formerly of Thurman, IA
December 7, 1924 - April 16, 2019

Dorothy (Van Horn) Forney, age 94 of Tabor, IA formerly of Thurman, IA

Dorothy Elaine VanHorn Forney was born on December 7th, 1924 in a two room farmhouse south and east of Percival, Iowa. Her parents were Fred Reno VanHorn and Carmen Celeste Garrean VanHorn. She joined a brother Donald who was one of her best friends in this life. Shortly after her birth the family moved to a farm north of Forney Lake where she would eventually meet her future husband Dale Forne... Read More

Karen Carver, 79
May 3, 1939 - April 13, 2019

Karen Carver, 79

Karen W. Carver, age 79 of LaVista, NE; formerly Nebraska City passed away on Saturday; April 13, 2019 at Hillcrest Care Center in Bellevue, NE. She was born on May 3, 1939 in Nebraska City, NE; the daughter of Ralph Leland and Florence Helen (Speakman) Woods.. She attended school in Nebraska City and graduated from the Nebraska City High School with the Class of 1957. Karen then attended an... Read More

Marjorie Carroll, 93, Nebr. City
May 18, 1925 - April 11, 2019

Marjorie Carroll, 93, Nebr. City

Marjorie J. Carroll, age 93 of Nebraska City, NE passed away on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at the Ambassador in Nebr. City. Marjorie was born on May 18, 1925 in Nebraska City, NE; the daughter of John S. and Pauline Mary (Schneider) Ohnmacht. She grew up and attended school in Nebraska City, graduating from St. Bernard’s Academy in 1943. Marjorie was united in marriage to William “Bill”... Read More

Shirley Falk, age 83 of Shenandoah, IA formerly Sidney, IA
January 15, 1936 - April 3, 2019

Shirley Falk, age 83 of Shenandoah, IA formerly Sidney, IA

SHIRLEY ANN FALK, age 83 of Shenandoah, IA died Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at Corning Specialty Care Center in Corning, IA following an extended illness. Shirley was born January 15, 1936 to parents Presley James Glasgow and Mildred Wilma (Shere) Glasgow in Fremont County near Sidney, IA. Shirley was the second child born into the family. Betty Jean, Walter Allen, and Peggy Lucille were her sibli... Read More

Frieda K. Stahl
September 25, 1929 - April 6, 2019

Frieda K. Stahl

Frieda K. Stahl, age 89 of Auburn, passed away Saturday, April 6, 2019 at Good Samaritan Society-Auburn. Survivors include her sons and daughters-in-law Douglas and Kelly Stahl of Johnson; David and Diane Stahl of Auburn; grandchildren Paige Stahl and fiance` Levi Patton, Nicholas Stahl, Tawna and husband Ryan Bennett; sisters and brothers-in-law Janyce and Dick Heywood of Auburn; Myrna and Ray... Read More

Kenneth Reed, age 70 of Tabor, IA
August 25, 1948 - April 7, 2019

Kenneth Reed, age 70 of Tabor, IA

Kenneth L. Reed age 70 of Tabor, Iowa died April 7, 2019 at the Buffet Cancer Center in Omaha Nebraska, after a long battle with cancer. He was born August 25, 1948 to Margaret June Mc/Clary Reed and Kenneth Ralph Reed the 1st of 5 children. He graduated from Tabor High School in 1965, after which he attended and completed diesel mechanic school. He is a lifelong resident of the Tabor community. H... Read More