Leo Wenzl, 87, of rural Elk Creek ( 03/19/2018 )

Leo F. Wenzl, 87, of rural Elk Creek, passed away Monday, March 19, 2018. He was born to Leo and Christine (Christen) on September 9, 1930 at the Wenzl family farm rural Elk Creek, Nebraska. He was united in marriage to Marilyn Olberding on April 23, 1959 at St. Anthony Catholic Church, Steinauer, Nebraska. He […]

Clarence R. Streeter, 95, Auburn, NE ( 03/19/2018 )

Clarence R. Streeter, age 95 of Auburn, NE (formerly Nebr. City) passed away on March 16, 2018 at Good Samaritan Care Center in Auburn. Clarence Richard Streeter was born on Feb. 12, 1923 in Palmyra, NE; the son of Charlie and Grace (Rakes) Streeter. He attended school and graduated from the Palmyra High School. He […]

Lila Ottemann, 93, of rural Elk Creek ( 03/15/2018 )

Lila Wilhelmina Emma (Bohling) Ottemann was born February 19, 1925 in Nemaha County to Carl and Augusta (Bohling) Bohling. She was the youngest of four children born to this union. Lila was baptized March 22, 1925 by Rev. Streng at St. Paul’s (Hickory Grove) Lutheran Church and confirmed Dec. 3, 1939 at Martin Luther Church […]

Russell O. Martinson ( 03/15/2018 )

Russell O. Martinson, 93 of Syracuse, passed away on March 13, 2018 in Omaha. He was born on November 4, 1924 to Oliver & Clara (Ellingsworth) Martinson near Clarkfield, MN. Russell served in the Army during WWII. He married Erna Streich on February 17, 1951 in Granite Falls, MN. Russell owned and operated Syracuse Sanitation […]

Henry “Hank” Sullwold of Stella, Nebraska ( 03/14/2018 )

Henry “Hank” F. Sullwold, 83, of Stella, Nebraska was born on July 16, 1934, on a farm in Richardson County, Nebraska to August “Gus” and Dorcas (Wilks) Sullwold. He grew up in Richardson County, Nebraska before moving near Bern, Kansas. His family returned to Richardson County where Hank graduated from Bratton Union Consolidated High School […]

Ila Stanberry Lempka, 88, of Tecumseh ( 03/14/2018 )

Ila M. (Likes) Stanberry Lempka was born August 18, 1929 rural Brownell, Kansas to William and Mary T. (Smotherman) Likes. Ila married Clarence Paul “Stan” Stanberry on March 21, 1950 at St. Mary, Kansas. He passed away on December 23, 1964. Ila married Raymond Lempka on February 5, 1966 at St. Mary Catholic Church, St. […]

Eldred “Gus” August Niemann ( 03/13/2018 )

Eldred “Gus” August Niemann, 82 of Cook, passed away on March 12, 2018 at Bryan East Hospital in Lincoln. He was born on May 4, 1935 to H. August & Edith (Poppe) Niemann at their home by Cook. Gus married Sally Volkmer on June 4, 1959 at St. Bernard Catholic Church near Julian. He served […]

Roberta Sue Belding ( 03/13/2018 )

Roberta Sue Belding, age 75 of Nebraska City passed away March 12, 2018 at The Ambassador Care Center in Nebraska City after a hard-fought battle with cancer. Roberta was born June 6, 1942 in Enterprise, KS, the daughter of Wallace and Maude (Hurley) Funston. She grew up in Holton, KS and later attended Emporia State […]

Lonnie Ward, age 83 of Anderson, IA ( 03/13/2018 )

LEON “LONNIE” WARD, age 83 of Anderson, IA died Monday, March 12, 2018 at the Veteran’s Administration Hospital in Omaha, NE following a brief illness. Lonnie Ward was born to Carl and Dorothy (Study) Ward on May 1, 1934 in Riverton, IA. In his early childhood days, they lived in the Riverton area and Gillette, […]

Tyrston Baine Potter, infant son of Darrell Jr. and Bobbi Jo Potter ( 03/13/2018 )

Tyrston Baine Potter, the son of Darrell Lee Jr. and Bobbi Jo Potter, was born on March 4, 2018 and passed away on March 5,2018 at St. Elizabeth’s Regional Medical Center in Lincoln. Memorial Services will be held at 12:00 p.m. Sunday; March 18, 2018 at Lifehouse Church in Nebraska City with Pastor Steve Collins […]