Don H. Landwehr
June 16, 1935 - August 20, 2017

Don H. Landwehr

Don H. Landwehr, 82 of Palmyra, passed away on August 20, 2017 at the Monarch in Lincoln. He was born on June 16, 1935 to Henry & Leona (Brammeier) in Nebraska City. Don married Kathleen Schulte on Dec. 14, 1956 at the Hope Lutheran Church in Burr. He farmed and later worked as a propane truck driver for the Co-op in Bennet for 24 years until retirement. He loved woodworking and gave away m... Read More

LaVeta DeFreece
April 27, 1931 - August 20, 2017

LaVeta DeFreece

LaVeta DeFreece, age 86 of Auburn, passed away at her home Sunday, August 20, 2017. Survivors include her children and their spouses Sharon Jarrett of Wahoo; John and Cindy DeFreece of Pawnee City; Skip and Rose DeFreece of Portland, OR; Larry and Patsy DeFreece of Auburn; Mary Lu and Dave Young of Tulsa, OK; Nancy Jo Hahn of Auburn; Randy DeFreece of Auburn; Richard and Beth DeFreece of North ... Read More

Lisa Hasselbring
October 16, 1957 - August 19, 2017

Lisa Hasselbring

Lisa Hasselbring, age 59 of Johnson, passed away Saturday, August 19, 2017 at Bergan Mercy Hospital in Omaha. Survivors include her husband Max of Johnson; daughters Kylie Hasselbring and fiancé Justin Hochstein of Omaha; Kelsey Gulizia and husband Lance of Auburn; grandchildren Grady and Sawyer Gulizia; mother Ella Mae Monroe of Auburn; brothers Mark Monroe and wife Shirley of Fullerton; Matt... Read More

Calvin L. Mallette
September 21, 1926 - August 19, 2017

Calvin L. Mallette

Calvin L. Mallette was born to Sherman & Dorothy (Hogan) Mallette on September 21, 1926 in Colome, South Dakota. He passed away on Saturday, August 19, 2017. He graduated from the high School in Craig, NE. On February 22, 1946 he married Jean Landholm in Tekamah, NE and to this union they had 3 children. Calvin worked for the Watershed Department of the Soil Conservation Service retirin... Read More

Roy D. Baker, Talmage, NE
Jan. 14, 1944 - Aug. 13, 2017

Roy D. Baker, Talmage, NE

Roy D. Baker, age 73 of Talmage, NE passed away on Sunday, August 13, 2017 at his home after a brief illness. Roy was born on January 14, 1944 in Omaha, NE to William and Alata (Spangler) Baker. His childhood was spent in the Rock Bluff and Plattsmouth area, graduating from the Plattsmouth High School with the Class of 1962. He was baptized and confirmed at St. Paul’s UCC in Plattsmouth. ... Read More

Eugene Schnitzer, Nebr. City
March 31, 1943 - August 11, 2017

Eugene Schnitzer, Nebr. City

Eugene A. Schnitzer, age 74 of Nebraska City passed away on August 11, 2017 at the Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, NE. Eugene was born on March 31, 1943 in Nebraska City, NE; the son of Alvin Leo and Hilda Alice (Roll) Schnitzer. He attended school at Lourdes Central Catholic, where he graduated in 1960. Eugene was united in marriage to Juanita F. Wright on October 2, 1965 in Nebr. City, NE... Read More

Donald L. Hopp
March 17, 1922 - August 13, 2017

Donald L. Hopp

Donald L. Hopp, 95 of Syracuse, passed away on August 13, 2017 at the Syracuse Good Samaritan Center. He was born in Syracuse to Richard & Leona (Davis) Hopp on March 17, 1922. Don served in the United States Air Force as a Sgt. from 1942-1946. He married Dorothy Stutt on February 10, 1944 at the First Lutheran Church (North Branch). He worked as a farmer. Don was a member of the American L... Read More

Thelma A. Knowles, 83, of Summerfield, KS
December 18, 1933 - August 12, 2017

Thelma A. Knowles, 83, of Summerfield, KS

Thelma A.(McCown) Knowles, 83, of Summerfield, Kansas, passed away on Saturday, August 12, 2017 at her home surrounded by her family. She was born on December 18, 1933 to Dan and Helen (Baker) McCown in Beatrice, Nebraska. Thelma worked in the Pawnee City, Nebraska Sewing Factory for several years until it closed and then she went to work for the Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Wymore, Nebras... Read More

Kimberly Blair, 42, of DuBois
September 6, 1974 - August 9, 2017

Kimberly Blair, 42, of DuBois

Kimberly “Kimmie” Kay Blair, 42, of Du Bois, Nebraska promoted to glory on Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at the Pawnee County Hospital in Pawnee City, Nebraska. She was born on September 6, 1974 to Albert Edward and Marilyn (Stoll) Blair in Omaha, Nebraska. If you were blessed to know or have met Kimberly Blair, than you were blessed indeed and had a friend for life. She was known as Tinker T... Read More

Claire Emshoff, 81 of Nebr. City
December 20, 1935 - August 8, 2017

Claire Emshoff, 81 of Nebr. City

Claire Emshoff, age 81 of Nebraska City passed away on Tuesday evening; August 8, 2017 at the Ambassador in Nebraska City. Claire and her husband Robert moved to Nebr. City in 1994 from Andover, NJ. She was born Jacqueline Claire Weber on December 20, 1935 in Tampa, FL; the only child of John August “Jack” and Rose Ethel (Foster) Weber. She attended school and graduated in Livingston, N... Read More