Bernice Ganzel, 101, Beatrice (formerly Union)
Feb. 6, 1917 - Dec. 12, 2018

Bernice Ganzel, 101, Beatrice (formerly Union)

Bernice E. Ganzel, age 101, passed away on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at the Gold Crest Senior Living Center in Adams, NE. Bernice was born on February 6, 1917 in Union, NE; the daughter of Albert Ewing and Nellie Mae (Eaton) Hathaway. She was a twin to her brother Bernard. She grew up in Union and graduated from the Union High School in 1935. On November 16, 1941, Bernice was united in ... Read More

Phyllis Whipple, age 87 of Clarinda, IA formerly of Sidney, IA
September 27, 1931 - December 7, 2018

Phyllis Whipple, age 87 of Clarinda, IA formerly of Sidney, IA

Phyllis Mae (Bennett) Whipple, age 87, entered into rest on Friday, December 7, 2018 at Westridge Quality Care in Clarinda, Iowa. She was born September 27, 1931 in Omaha, NE to Harry and Ruby (Reed) Bennett. Phyllis and her family lived in Sidney, Iowa where she attended school and graduated in 1949. Phyllis attended and graduated from Research Hospital School of Nursing, Kansas City, Missouri in... Read More

Carol Kurtz
11/10/1939 - 12/12/2018

Carol Kurtz

Carol E. Kurtz was born to Frank and Pauline (Vinquist) Vavra in Yankton, South Dakota on Nov. 10, 1939. At an early age she was adopted by her uncle, Harold and Dorothy (Emerson) Vinquist. Carol attended New Point School and graduated from Oregon High School in 1959. She then attended Gard Beauty College in St. Joseph. On Dec. 5, 1959 Carol married George Kurtz in Craig, Mo. They became parents o... Read More

Jeffrey R. Beers
03/13/1961 - 12/10/2018

Jeffrey R. Beers

Jeffrey R. Beers, 57, Forest City, Missouri, passed away on Monday, December 10, 2018 at a St. Joseph hospital. Jeffrey was born in St. Joseph, Missouri and graduated from Central High School. He married Joy Eaton in 2006 and they made their home in Forest City. Jeffrey was currently employed as a machinist at Creative Machinery in St. Joseph. He was preceded in death by his father, Bobby... Read More

Azeile Kilpatrick, age 87 of Glenwood, IA formerly of Sidney, IA
March 25, 1931 - December 10, 2018

Azeile Kilpatrick, age 87 of Glenwood, IA formerly of Sidney, IA

Azeile Kilpatrick, age 87 of Glenwood, IA formerly of Sidney, IA, passed away and went to be with the Lord on Monday, December 10, 2018, while surrounded by family and loved ones at the Glenhaven Nursing Home in Glenwood, Iowa. Azeile was born March 25, 1931 on a farm near Hamburg, Iowa to Pearl Horatio and Katherine Marie Gardner. She married Darrell Kilpatrick on September 15, 1956. She w... Read More

Connie Moorman, 81, Hamburg
August 16, 1937 - December 8, 2018

Connie Moorman, 81, Hamburg

Connie May Moorman, age 81 of Hamburg, IA passed away on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at the Ambassador in Sidney, IA, surrounded by her loving family. Connie was born to Virginia (Brown) and step father Simon Barrett on August 16, 1937 at Payne Junction, IA. Connie attended country school and then Hamburg High School where she graduated with the class of 1957. She married Willard D. Moorman ... Read More

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 Wiemers 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

Frances (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