Jim Coy, age 68 of Farragut IA
February 12, 1951 - May 12, 2019

Jim Coy, age 68 of Farragut IA

JIM D. COY, age 68 of Farragut, IA died Sunday, May 12, 2019 at CHI Immanuel Hospital in Omaha, NE after a brief illness. Jim was born February 12, 1951 in Shenandoah, IA to Eugene Eldon Coy and Clara Beatrice (Smith) Coy. He grew up on their family farm northwest of Farragut, IA. He graduated from Farragut High School in 1969. Jim went on to Milford Technical School to be an Auto Body Technicia... Read More

James "Jimmy" Kaster, 72, of Tecumseh

James Roger Kaster was born January 24, 1947 to Clarence and Evelyn (Lade) Kaster in Tecumseh, Nebraska. He grew up and went to country school near Tecumseh and graduated from Tecumseh High School in 1965. He attended Heating and Air Conditioning Schooling in Omaha and worked for a couple years and then worked at the Campbell’s Soup Company in Tecumseh for 27 years from 1968 until his retir... Read More

Billy D. Hopping, age 80 of Hamburg, IA
July 17, 1938 - May 10, 2019

Billy D. Hopping, age 80 of Hamburg, IA

Billy D. Hopping, 80, passed away May 10, 2019 at Glen Haven Care Center in Glenwood, IA. He was born on July 17, 1938, at home near Fairfax, Missouri, to Everett Dean and Mattie Belle (Anderson) Hopping. He attended country school prior to moving to Hamburg with his family and graduated from Hamburg High School with the Class of 1956. He attended Tarkio College for one year. In 1958, he mar... Read More

January 24, 1950 - May 10, 2019

Betty "Janie" Falls

Betty “Janie” Falls, age 69 of Johnson, passed away Friday, May 10, 2019 at her home in Johnson. Survivors include her husband John of Johnson; son John Adams of Dallas, TX; daughters Teresa Buttler of Beatrice, Mary Bridger of Johnson; numerous grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; brothers Bill Sherman and Bob Sherman, both of Auburn; many other relatives and friends. A memorial servic... Read More

Clement “Whoopie” Landis, 89, of Nebraska City, NE
June 29, 1992 - May 9, 2019

Clement “Whoopie” Landis, 89, of Nebraska City, NE

Clement McElroy “Whoopie” Landis, 89, or Nebraska City, Nebraska passed away on Thursday, May 9, 2019, at the Ambassador Nebraska City, Nebraska. Whoopie was born June 29, 1929, in Nebraska City to Clement Millar Landis and Mildred Doris (McElroy) Landis. He graduated from Nebraska City High School in 1947 and on September 10, 1948, married his high school sweetheart Lois Marie Stoewe. To thi... Read More

March 10, 1936 - May 7, 2019

Karl "Charlie" Fritchie of Humboldt, Nebraska

Karl “Charlie” Charles Fritchie, 83, of Humboldt, Nebraska was born on March 10, 1936, in Lincoln, Nebraska to Harry George and Ruby Oma (Standley) Fritchie. He was raised in Lincoln where he attended public school and graduated from Lincoln High School with the class of 1954. On December 26, 1958, Charlie was united in marriage to Lilly Scott at the East Lincoln Christian Church in Lincoln,... Read More

Karen Madison, age 64 of Sidney, IA
November 19, 1954 - May 7, 2019

Karen Madison, age 64 of Sidney, IA

Karen Ann (Gress) Madison, age 64, of Sidney, IA passed away at Hillcrest Health Center, Bellevue, NE on May 7, 2019 after a brave battle with MSA (Multiple System Atrophy). Karen was born to Henry and Verna (Damme) Gress on November 19, 1954 in Nebraska City, NE where she attended Lourdes Central Catholic School. After high school, Karen enrolled at Peru State College, Peru, NE where she met Duan... Read More

April 27, 1950 - May 6, 2019

Patricia "Patti" L. Kruse

Patricia “Patti” L. Kruse, 69 of Lincoln, passed away on May 6, 2019 in Lincoln. Patti was born in Nebraska City to Bernard & Mary Lou (Mittelberg) White and raised on a farm near Cook. She was a long time resident of Eagle. Patti was a secretary for the Adult and Juvenile Probation Offices in Lincoln for 32 years. Patti married Frederick R. Kruse on August 1, 1970 in Syracuse and were mar... Read More

Chick J. Connell, 92 of Nebraska City
March 17, 1927 - May 6, 2019

Chick J. Connell, 92 of Nebraska City

Charles J. “Chick” Connell, age 92 of Nebraska City, NE passed away on Monday, May 6, 2019 at the Ambassador in Nebraska City. He was born on March 17, 1927 in Shenandoah, IA; the son of Joseph John and Kathryn G. (Gleason) Connell. He graduated from Shenandoah High School and then went on to graduate from Tarkio College in Tarkio, MO. He entered the United States Army on June 5, 1945 a... Read More

Jack L. Spidell, 73 of Nebr. City

Jack L. Spidell, age 73 of Nebraska City, NE passed away on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Lincoln, NE. Jack was born on July 31, 1945 in Nebraska City, NE; the son of John Aaron and Evelyn Margaret (Harl) Spidell. He attended school in Nebraska City and later entered the United States Navy on June 6, 1963. During his time in the US Navy, he served aboard the USS Kitt... Read More