Howard E. Vice of Falls City, Nebraska

Howard E. Vice, 90, of Falls City, Nebraska was born on December 5, 1927 in rural Shubert, Nebraska. He was one of ten children born to Glenn and Gladys (Ramsey) Vice. Howard grew up with his family in the Shubert area and attended Hazel Dell country school through the 8th grade. As a young man he enjoyed go-cart racing and coyote hunting with his brothers. At the age of 17, Howard joined the ... Read More

Barbara Lea Swarthout
January 9, 1951 - August 18, 2018

Barbara Lea Swarthout

Barbara Swarthout, of Omaha, passed away Saturday, August 18, 2018 at Lakeside Medical Center in Omaha. Survivors include her sister Connie (Grundman) White & family, brother Robert Grundman & family, daughter Lea (Swarthout) Straw and grandson Brayden, daughter Cheyanne Swarthout, step-daughter Christine (Swarthout) Huls and family, other relatives and friends. A graveside memoria... Read More

Mildred Luedders, 94, of Pawnee City (Pronounced Luders)

Mildred Emma Luedders, 94, died August 16, 2018 in Pawnee City. She was born September 3, 1923 to Robert and Rosina (Marquadsen) Beethe in rural Elk Creek. She was baptized on September 30, 1923 and confirmed on March 21, 1937, both at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in rural Elk Creek. She married Lavern Luedders on October 13, 1946 at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in rural Elk Creek. To this un... Read More

Peggy Clinkenbeard
09/26/1944 - 08/15/2018

Peggy Clinkenbeard

Peggy Sue (Kreek) Clinkenbeard, 73, passed away at the Oregon Care Center on Aug. 15, 2018. She was born in Oregon, Mo., on Sept. 26, 1944, the only child of John Thomas and Sadie (Prussman) Kreek. Peggy graduated from Oregon High School in 1962, and then married Ronald Clinkenbeard on April 26, 1965. He preceded her in death. She worked as a dietary manager in several healthcare facilities and wa... Read More

Donald C. Miller, 82, of rural Tecumseh

Donald C. Miller Donald C. Miller was born to Arnold and Ella (Ebeler) Miller on February 12, 1936 in Tecumseh, Nebraska. He was baptized and confirmed in the Christian faith. Don grew up on the farm near Tecumseh and graduated from Tecumseh High School in 1953. He was united in marriage to Merleen Ann Clark on June ... Read More

Rita C. Fisher, 87, of Tecumseh
Oct. 17, 1930 - Aug. 13, 2018

Rita C. Fisher, 87, of Tecumseh

Rita Clara Fisher was born to Herman and Mary (Buelt) Starman on October 17, 1930 at Elgin, Nebraska. She graduated high school in 1949 from St. Boniface Catholic School in Elgin, Nebraska and then Rita moved to Omaha and got a job at World Insurance where she worked for 26 years. She was united in marriage to Robert Fisher at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Omaha, Nebraska on July 25, 1970.... Read More

Robert E. Grant
February 13, 1931 - August 13, 2018

Robert E. Grant

Robert “Bob” E. Grant, 87 of Syracuse, passed away on Monday, August 13, 2018 at the Syracuse Good Samaritan Center. He was born on February 13, 1931 to Merle V. & Opal L. (Harger) Grant at their home in rural Lancaster County. Bob married Hilda Jean Allen on March 1, 1952. He later married Eileen M. (Nelson) Stroud on January 20, 1979 at the Fourth Presbyterian Church in Lincoln. Bob s... Read More

Ernest
May 10, 1939 - August 12, 2018

Ernest "Corky" Doiel, 79, Hamburg, IA

Ernest W. “Corky” Doiel, age 79 of Hamburg, IA passed away on Sunday, August 12, 2018 at the Ambassador in Sidney, IA. Ernest Doiel, better known as Corky, was born on May 10, 1939 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Nebraska City, NE. He attended school in Percival, IA. Corky married Patsy Meek and Dorothy Daniel and they preceded him in death. He later married Donna Robinson on June 18, 1977 a... Read More

Scott Shoemaker
March 30, 1970 - August 11, 2018

Scott Shoemaker

Scott A. “Shoey” Shoemaker, age 48 of Nebraska City passed away on Saturday; August 11, 2018 at his home. He was born on March 30, 1970 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Nebraska City; the son of Ronald J. and Betty L. (Goodman) Shoemaker. He attended school in Nebr. City and graduated from the Nebraska City High School with the class of 1988. He then attended Milford Trade School and graduate... Read More

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