Esther L. Morris
November 20, 1925 - December 8, 2018

Esther L. Morris

Esther Lucile Morris was born November 20th, 1925 in Nebraska City NE. She was the daughter of Ernest & Margaret (Neels) Griepenstroh. She grew up on a farm on the Steam Wagon Road west of Nebraska City. She graduated from County School District #17 in 1939. She helped her family on the farm & worked at several different jobs in Nebraska City. As an orchard worker, she was proud to h... Read More

Maxine Workman of Humboldt, Nebraska
March 7, 1931 - December 8, 2018

Maxine Workman of Humboldt, Nebraska

Maxine Louise Workman, 87, of Humboldt was born March 7, 1931 during a blizzard on the family farm near Alma, Nebraska to Herman Bernhard Wiemers, Jr. and Hermina Johanna (Gossman) Wiemers. Her parents moved to Humboldt in 1948, but Maxine stayed behind in Alma and lived with her grandmother Margaret Caspers so that she could finish high school there and graduate with the class of 1948. She atte... Read More

Erma Brewer
August 8, 1923 - December 8, 2018

Erma Brewer

Erma Brewer, age 95 of Auburn, passed away Saturday, December 8, 2018 at Good Samaritan Society in Auburn. Survivors include daughters and sons-in-law Carol and Wes Pope of Sterling, NE; Dixie and Paul Enersen of Marshall, MN; Deanna and Chuck McKee of Red Oak, IA; son and daughter-in-law Tim and Susan Brewer of Humboldt, NE; son-in-law John Bebb of Altamont, KS; grandchildren Derek (Malia) Pop... Read More

Ruth (Surdez) Yates of Auburn, Nebraska

Frances Ileen (Surdez) Yates, 86, of Auburn, Nebraska was born on August 25, 1932 on a farm in Nemaha County near Vermillion, Kansas. She was the eldest of 7 children born to Richard and Sarah (Cogswill) Surdez. Frances attended schools in Marshall County, Kansas, graduating from Lillis Rural High School in 1950 with honor of Valedictorian. She attended Clark’s Business School in Topeka, Kans... Read More

Aileen Ora Bemberger

Aileen Ora (Garst) Bemberger, 102, Rock Port, passed away Thursday, December 6, 2018, at Pleasant View Nursing Home, Rock Port. Funeral Service: 10:00 A.M., Monday, December 10, 2018, Minter Funeral Chapel, Rock Port. Interment: High Creek Cemetery, Watson, Missouri Open visitation begins 10:00 A.M., Sunday, Minter Funeral Chapel. There is no scheduled family visitation. Memorials: Ai... Read More

Lonnie Harbour formerly of Humboldt, Nebraska
November 2, 1945 - December 6, 2018

Lonnie Harbour formerly of Humboldt, Nebraska

Lon “Lonnie” Harbour, 73, formerly of Humboldt, passed away on Thursday, December 6, 2018, at the Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Auburn, Nebraska. He was born on November 2, 1945, in Omaha, Nebraska to Chester and Norma (Stettler) Harbour. Lonnie was raised in Missouri and Texas before moving to Humboldt, Nebraska. He lived in Humboldt with his mother and sister for many years before becomi... Read More

Steven Dale Barbour
November 8, 1941 - December 5, 2018

Steven Dale Barbour

Steven Dale Barbour (pronounced Barber) was born November 8, 1941, near Tabor, IA to John Nix and Velora (Field) Barbour. Steve passed away December 5, 2018 at Lancaster Rehabilitation Center in Lincoln, NE after a long battle living with Parkinson’s Disease at the age of 77 years and 27 days. He attended Tabor Public Schools graduating in 1960 from Fremont-Mills High School. He participated i... Read More

Sidney
May 1, 1945 - December 4, 2018

Sidney "Sid" McHenry, 73, of Steinauer

Sidney Oliver McHenry was born May 1, 1945 to Rex and Betty (White) McHenry at Red Oak, Iowa. He attended Coburg Consolidated School in Coburg, Iowa through the 10th grade and graduated from Essex High School in Essex, Iowa in 1962. Sid served in the United States Army from his entry October 27, 1970 to his honorable discharge on September 4, 1972 stationed in Germany during the end of th... Read More

Arlee A. Laue, 86, of Tecumseh

Arlee Ann (Schmid) Laue was born to John and Emma (Albers) Schmid on October 22, 1932 on the family farm north of Graf, Nebraska. She was baptized Nov. 18, 1932 at the Zion Lutheran Church, rural Johnson, Nebraska. She was confirmed June 10, 1945 at the old St. John’s Lutheran Church in Tecumseh, Nebraska. Arlee attended Graf Rural School District #72 for Kindergarten and first grade and the... Read More

Larry Cummins of rural Humboldt, Nebraska

Larry Gayle Cummins, 82, of rural Humboldt, Nebraska was born on February 2, 1936, in Dawson, Nebraska to Lockwood Glen and Gertrude (Porter) Cummins. He was raised in Dawson and attended school there. Larry graduated from Dawson High School with the class of 1954. Following graduation, Larry worked for Boring Transfer in Dawson and Burlington Northern Railroad in Lincoln in the rail car repair... Read More