Betty Ann Usher of Humboldt
June 22, 1929 - August 12, 2018

Betty Ann Usher of Humboldt

Betty Ann (Marts) Usher, 89, of Humboldt, Nebraska was born to Joy and Mildred (Myers) Marts on June 22, 1929 in Stella, Nebraska. She attended grade school through the 4th grade in Stella, 5th & 6th grade in Humboldt, and 7th & 8th grade in Wahoo. Betty attended high school in Lincoln through the 11th grade and graduated from Humboldt High School with the class of 1947. After graduatin... Read More

Blanca Antonia Kantack
May 6, 1939 - August 10, 2018

Blanca Antonia Kantack

Blanca Antonia Kantack, age 79 of Nebraska City, passed away Friday, August 10, 2018 at Morton Place in Nebraska City. Survivors include her daughters Janet Bulmer, Diane Kantack, Charlene Anderson, and Sandra Kantack; 7 grandchildren; numerous siblings; other relatives and friends. Rosary will be recited Friday, August 17, 7:00 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Auburn. Mass will be cel... Read More

Dee Ann Chubick
May 1, 1961 - August 11, 2018

Dee Ann Chubick

Dee Ann Chubick, age 57 of Auburn, passed away Saturday, August 11, 2018 at her home. Survivors include her husband Jerry of Auburn; son Alex of Los Angeles; daughter Nikki Chubick and fiancé Brandon Whittington of Maryville, MO; grandson Kaiser; parents Pat and Norma Burns of Tecumseh; brothers and sisters-in-law Dean and Leann Pohlman of Eagle; Larry and Jean Pohlman of Syracuse; sister Patt... Read More

Thurman Hukill, 97 of Harlingen, TX formerly of Hamburg, IA
January 11, 1921 - August 10, 2018

Thurman Hukill, 97 of Harlingen, TX formerly of Hamburg, IA

Thurman Burl Hukill, 97, passed away into the loving arms of the Lord on August 10, 2018 in Harlingen, Texas. He was born in Seneca, Missouri on January 11, 1921, to Tracy and Blanch (Kellogg) Hukill. He married Dorothy Maye Thompson on July 6, 1944 in Hiawatha, Kansas. He graduated from Thurman High School in Thurman Iowa. Thurman served in the Navy as an Aviation Radioman flying 2300 hours ... Read More

Elijah Ray Edmonds
November 15, 1936 - August 10, 2018

Elijah Ray Edmonds

Elijah Ray Junior Edmonds, 81, of Schuyler, Nebraska was born on November 15, 1936, in Peru, Nebraska to Elijah Buel and Lula Loretta (Seivers) Edmonds. He was raised in the Auburn area and attended Brock High School. On November 30, 1954, Elijah enter active duty in the U.S. Army and served his country during the Korean Conflict. He was honorably discharged on November 29, 1957 at Fort Lewis, ... Read More

Steven G. Waring, 72, of Tecumseh
November 30, 1945 - August 10, 2018

Steven G. Waring, 72, of Tecumseh

Steven G. Waring was born to Keith and Juanita (Rice) Waring on November 30, 1945 in Fairbury, Nebraska. He was baptized and confirmed in the Presbyterian Church. He spent his early years growing up in Fairbury, but loved spending time playing with his cousins on the family dairy farm as well as in northern Nebraska. His father passed away in 1953 and shortly thereafter his mother accepted a pr... Read More

Larry A. Bottcher, age 60 of Talmage, NE
September 24, 1957 - August 8, 2018

Larry A. Bottcher, age 60 of Talmage, NE

Larry A. Bottcher, age 60 of Talmage, NE passed away at his home surrounded by his family on August 8, 2018 , 8½ years after his diagnosis of a glioblastoma brain tumor. Larry was born on September 24, 1957 at St. Mary‘s Hospital in Nebraska City, NE, the son of Lyman O. and Kathleen M. (Heng) Bottcher. He grew up in Talmage and graduated from the Nemaha Valley High School in 1976. Larry mar... Read More

Ruth Elaine Wilhelm
April 21, 1921 - August 7, 2018

Ruth Elaine Wilhelm

Ruth Elaine Wilhelm, 97, passed away August 7, 2018 at Good Samaritan Center in Syracuse. She was born April 21, 1921 in Syracuse to Lynn and Agnes (France) McCormick. She graduated from Syracuse High School, attended Peru State College and taught at area country schools. Ruth met Vernon Wilhelm at the Palmyra Old Settlers Picnic and they wed on June 26, 1943 in Union, NE. and were married for 66 ... Read More

Jean Server, 74, Talmage
March 11, 1944 - Aug. 4, 2018

Jean Server, 74, Talmage

Jean L. Server, age 74 of Talmage, NE passed away on Saturday, August 4, 2018 at Bergan Mercy Hospital in Omaha, NE. Jean was born on March 11, 1944 in Walton, NE; the daughter of Harry G. and Jennie Pearl (Eastwood) Server. She grew up and attended school in Walton, graduating with the class of 1962 from Walton High School. In 1968, Jean was united in marriage to Ralph Ray “Rocky” Rutl... Read More

Danny Hager formerly of Nebraska
December 6, 1965 - July 8, 2018

Danny Hager formerly of Nebraska

Danny Rae Hager, 52, of Barrigada, Guam was born December 6th, 1965 in Beatrice, Nebraska to Ronald and Dixie (Amos) Hager. He grew up in Beatrice and as a teen enjoyed helping out at his parent’s café. After the death of his father the family moved to Pawnee City where Danny graduated from Pawnee High School with the class of 1984. Shortly after graduation he enlisted with the United States... Read More