Obituaries 

Patrick Travis, age 75 of Loveland, CO formerly Sidney, IA
Patrick Travis, age 75 of Loveland, CO formerly Sidney, IA

Patrick Joseph Travis, 75, recently of Lakeland, Florida, passed away Tuesday evening, May 21st, 2024, while traveling with his wife, Theresa in Spearfish, South Dakota. Pat was born to Ralph F. and Leona M. (Maher) Travis on November 9th, 1948, in Hambur

Jay and Sharon DuVal of Huntington Beach, CA

Jay and Sharon DuVal of Huntington Beach, CA

James (Jay) Lenard DuVal and his twin sister Joann Louise were born to Lenard Eugene and Lilea Geneva (Hunt) DuVal of Hemmingford, Nebraska on December 10, 1940. Joann passed away on December 24. The family then moved to Tabor, Iowa. Jay passed away April

Charlotte Ruth Stelling

Charlotte Ruth Stelling

Charlotte Ruth (Eickmann) Stelling, age 86 of Omaha (formerly Auburn), passed away on May 19, 2024, in Omaha. Charlotte is survived by two sons; David Stelling, Auburn, NE; Jonathan (Renae) Stelling, Lincoln, NE; three daughters; Karla (Mark) Schlimgen, C

Joann J. Hoffman, 84, Nebr. City

Joann J. Hoffman, 84, Nebr. City

Joann J. Hoffman, age 84, of Nebraska City passed away on May 15, 2024 in Nebraska City. Joann was born on June 3, 1939 in Nebraska City, the daughter of Chester and Helen (Stoehr) Turner. She attended grade school at Pleasant Grove #35 and later Nebraska

Chris Schuster, 95, of Elk Creek

Chris Schuster, 95, of Elk Creek

Christopher Harold Schuster, 95, of rural Elk Creek, NE, died peacefully with his family at home on May 17, 2024. He was the eleventh of twelve children born on a farm north of St. Mary, NE to the Walczyk-Schuster family on January 15, 1929. Chris was bap

LaVonne Rowe 84, of Tecumseh

LaVonne Rowe 84, of Tecumseh

LaVonne Marie Rowe, 84, of Tecumseh, Nebraska, passed away Wednesday, May 8, 2024 at the P.E.O. Home in Beatrice, Nebraska. She was born to Ralph and Florence (Rudolph) Webber on the family farm near Syracuse, Nebraska. She graduated from Syracuse High Sc

Elmer Dean Sammons

Elmer Dean Sammons

Elmer Dean Sammons, age 83 of Nebraska City passed away May 14, 2024 at Prestige Care Center in Nebraska City. Elmer was born April 24, 1941 in Norton, KS, the son of Harry and Alita (Burton) Sammons. He formerly lived in Kansas and Julian before he moved

Patricia L. Head, age 88 of Imogene

Patricia L. Head, age 88 of Imogene

Patricia L. Head, age 88 of Imogene passed away on Tuesday, May 14, 2024 at the Montgomery County Memorial Hospital.

Garnet Kreifels, 86, Nebr. City

Garnet Kreifels, 86, Nebr. City

Garnet M. Kreifels, age 86 of Nebraska City, NE passed away on Tuesday, May 14, 2024 at Cedar Creek of High Plains Senior Living in Lincoln, NE. Garnet Marie (Brown) Kreifels was born on October 15, 1937 in Falls City, NE; the daughter of Robert G. and Op

Janice L. Abbott, 93, formerly Nebr. City

Janice L. Abbott, 93, formerly Nebr. City

Janice L. Abbott, age 93 of Louisville, NE (formerly Ashland) passed away on Monday, May 13, 2024 at the Louisville Care Center in Louisville, NE. Janice Lou Abbott was born on January 10, 1931 in Syracuse, NE; the daughter of Andrew and Alma M. (Behrens)

Marguerite "Marge" Jordan, 96, Nebr. City

Marguerite "Marge" Jordan, 96, Nebr. City

Marguerite Harriet “Marge” Jordan was born on December 5, 1927 in Percival, IA; the daughter of Ed and Dollie (Barnhouse) Jenkins. She graduated from Lincoln High School in 1945. On December 23, 1945, Marge was united in marriage to Robert &ld

Louis D. Stukenholtz, 87, rural Peru, NE

Louis D. Stukenholtz, 87, rural Peru, NE

Louis D. Stukenholtz, age 87 of rural Peru, NE passed away surrounded by his loving family on May 14, 2024 at his home. Louis Dean Stukenholtz was born on June 1, 1936 in Nebraska City, NE; the son of Rollan F. and Walburga A. (Wirth) Stukenholtz. He grew

Phyllis M. Holland, 84, Nebr. City

Phyllis M. Holland, 84, Nebr. City

Phyllis M. Holland, age 84 of Nebraska City passed away on May 12, 2024 at her home. Phyllis Marie (Lotter) Holland was born February 1, 1940 in Auburn, NE; the daughter of Frank Lotter, Jr. and Cora Ida Augusta (Bauers) Lotter. She attended school in Aub

Donna Damme, 73, Syracuse

Donna Damme, 73, Syracuse

Donna Marie Damme, age 73, passed away on May 7th at the Good Samaritan Center in Syracuse, where she lived for 8 months. She was born on July 10, 1950 to Ralph and Ruby (Ebert) Grundman. She was baptized on November 5, 1950 at Zion Church in Talmage and

Harlan D. Kirchhoff

Harlan D. Kirchhoff

90 of Avoca

Bill Buethe, 86, of rural Elk Creek

Bill Buethe, 86, of rural Elk Creek

William "Bill" Bruce Buethe, 86, of rural Elk Creek, Nebraska, went to be with his Lord, Monday, May 6, 2024. He was born to Harold Carl and Erma Marie (Gottula) Buethe on February 14, 1938 in Pawnee City, Nebraska. Bill was baptized into the Christian Fa

Linda Schultz, 64, of Auburn

Linda Schultz, 64, of Auburn

Linda Sue Schultz, 64, of Auburn, Nebraska was born on August 20, 1959, in Humboldt, Nebraska to Homer August and Maxine (Harshbarger) Schultz. She was raised in Humboldt where she attended school and graduated from Humboldt High School with the class of

Inez Gebers, 92, of Auburn, formerly of Johnson

Inez Gebers, 92, of Auburn, formerly of Johnson

Inez Anna Gebers of Auburn was born January 8, 1932, north of Johnson, Nebraska, to George and Minnie (Kanzmeier) Woerlen. Inez passed away May 4, 2024, at the Nemaha County Hospital in Auburn, having reached the age of 92 years, 3 months, and 26 days. In

Marlene Royer

Marlene Royer

Marlene Bertha Royer, age 84 of Nebraska City passed away May 4, 2024 at Syracuse Area Health Hospital. Marlene was born May 6, 1939 in Talmage, the daughter of Hans and Bertha (Sothmann) Kock. She married Herman Royer June 10, 1957 in Talmage and worked

Dorris Sackles

Dorris Sackles

Dorris Sackles, born August 25, 1925 in Lincoln, Arkansas passed away peacefully on Wednesday December 20, 2023 at CHI Health St. Mary’s Hospital in Nebraska City. She was the only child of Troy and Zilpha Cushing of Lincoln, AR who moved to Nebrask

Dorothy M. Rieke

Dorothy M. Rieke

Dorothy Marie Rieke (Wilberger), 93, was born on October 19, 1930, in Julian, NE, in the house her grandfather helped build. Growing up on a farm meant raising chickens and riding horses, an activity she loved. Dorothy graduated from Nebraska City High Sc

Alfred Penkava, 95, of Beatrice, formerly of Table Rock

Alfred Penkava, 95, of Beatrice, formerly of Table Rock

Alfred Dean Penkava, age 95, of Beatrice, Nebraska, was born to Frank and Antonie Rose (Vetrovsky), on May 8, 1928 in Pawnee County. He spent his early grade school years west of Pawnee City and graduated from the 8th grade at District #49 Hill Crest, nor

Janet C. (Thiesfeld) Herzog, 62, of Nebraska City

Janet C. (Thiesfeld) Herzog, 62, of Nebraska City

Janet (Thiesfeld) Herzog was born August 1, 1961, to Robert and Carol (Tourville) Thiesfeld. She passed away peacefully at home on May 1, 2024 after a courageous battle with cancer. She fought this battle like everything else in life—with dignity, g

Col. Michael Roddy III, 79, (formerly Nebr. City)

Col. Michael Roddy III, 79, (formerly Nebr. City)

Col. Michael A. Roddy III (retired) passed away surrounded by family on January 25, 2024 at Madison Hospital, Madison, AL. He was 79 years old. Mike was born in Omaha, NE on June 17, 1944 in St. Catherine Hospital, to Michael A. Roddy Jr. and Catherine Su

Evelyn Baier, 94, Avoca, NE

Evelyn Baier, 94, Avoca, NE

Evelyn Elizabeth Baier, age 94, of Avoca, NE became an angel peacefully on Sunday, April 21, 2024 at Morton Senior Living in Nebr. City. Evelyn Baier was born on May 24, 1929 near Burwell, NE to Leonard Darius and Bessie Mable (Rinck) Maxfield. She attend

Raquel A. Ojeda-Powell

Raquel A. Ojeda-Powell

SERVICE INFORMATION: Raquel Antoinette Ojeda - Powell, 33, of Shenandoah, Iowa, and formerly of Nebraska City, Nebraska, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, September 7, 2023 at Nebraska Methodist Hospital in Omaha. Open viewing and visitation will be

Eugen Bucher, 85, of rural DuBois

Eugen Bucher, 85, of rural DuBois

Eugene Errold Bucher, 85 years of age, went to heaven on June 21, 2023. He passed peacefully with his family by his side at his home in rural DuBois, Nebraska. Eugene was born on March 12, 1938 to Errold Clarence and Ida (Wiltse) Bucher. Eugene spent his

Myron "Max" Eugene Abildtrup

Myron "Max" Eugene Abildtrup

Myron "Max" Eugene Abildtrup, 88, of Tucson, Arizona formerly of Nebraska City, Nebraska passed away peacefully on February 28 at home surrounded by family. Max was born November 19, 1934 to Nels and Lillie (Jensen) Abildtrup at his parent's home in Audub

Hazel “Marie” Williamson Drake Hespen

Hazel “Marie” Williamson Drake Hespen

Hazel “Marie” Williamson Drake Hespen was born on November 5, 1927

Janice Fischer, 82, of Auburn, NE (formerly of Dawson, NE)

Janice Fischer, 82, of Auburn, NE (formerly of Dawson, NE)

Janice Fischer, 82, of Auburn, NE (formerly of Dawson, NE), passed away October 17, 2022 at Auburn.

Shirley Ann Brannon, 87-year-old

Shirley Ann Brannon, 87-year-old

Shirley Ann Brannon, 87-year-old Wyandotte resident, went to her heavenly home on October 5, 2022. 

Ernest (Ernie) Weyeneth (75) of Lincoln

Ernest (Ernie) Weyeneth (75) of Lincoln

Ernest (Ernie) Weyeneth (75) of Lincoln passed away on September 30, 2022. He was born on April 20, 1947, in Red Willow County where his Family were Homesteaders.

Darlene Jean Bolton, age, 93, of Council Bluffs, Iowa, formerly Henderson, Iowa

Darlene Jean Bolton, age, 93, of Council Bluffs, Iowa, formerly Henderson, Iowa

Darlene Jean Bolton, age, 93, of Council Bluffs, Iowa, formerly Henderson, Iowa, passed away Tuesday, September 6

Allen Ray Boyer, 70, of Crab Orchard

Allen Ray Boyer, 70, of Crab Orchard

Allen Ray Boyer, 70, of Crab Orchard passed away July 13, 2022.

Brandon Stewart

Brandon Stewart

Brandon Stewart age 10 of Dawson

Jerry Verne Jacobson

Jerry Verne Jacobson

Jerry Verne Jacobson July 8, 1943 ~ June 8, 2022 (age 78)

Elmer V. Armknecht Jr., age 72, of Johnson, NE

Elmer V. Armknecht Jr., age 72, of Johnson, NE

Elmer V. Armknecht Jr., age 72, of Johnson, NE passed away on April 10, 2022 in Lincoln, NE.

Cora E. Murphy, 75 of Essex, Iowa,

Cora E. Murphy, 75 of Essex, Iowa,

Cora E. Murphy, 75 of Essex, Iowa, passed away on Saturday, February 26, 2022 in Omaha, Nebraska. 

Joyce A. Oelke, age 79 of Nebraska City, NE

Joyce A. Oelke, age 79 of Nebraska City, NE

Joyce A. Oelke, age 79 of Nebraska City, NE passed away on Sunday; January 2, 2022 at the Ambassador in Nebraska City.

Velda Milke, 82, of Stella, NE,

Velda Milke, 82, of Stella, NE,

Velda Milke, 82, of Stella, NE, passed away October 22, 2021 at Falls City, NE. She was born October 28, 1938 at Beatrice, NE to Charles and Gladys (Bindrum) Robinson.

Patricia Lutz, 82 of Nebraska City.

Patricia Lutz, 82 of Nebraska City.

Patricia Lutz, 82 years of age, died Tuesday, October 19th, 2021 at her residence at the Ambassador in Nebraska City.

Obituary for Robert Matthew Palmtag

Obituary for Robert Matthew Palmtag

ROBERT MATTHEW PALMTAG 1956 – 2021

William “Bill” Henry Dean

William “Bill” Henry Dean

William “Bill” Henry Dean, son of Virgil and Lena Harms Dean, passed away Wednesday, June 24, 2021 at home surrounded by family

Ronald D. Moyer, Formerly Of Percival, Iowa

Ronald D. Moyer, Formerly Of Percival, Iowa

Ronald Dean Moyer, 84, formerly of Percival, Iowa, died on Saturday, April 17, 2021, at Eden Acres of Perry Lutheran Homes, surrounded by his family.

Kathleen Caroline (Lutz) Bostic

Kathleen Caroline (Lutz) Bostic

Kathleen Caroline (Kitty Lutz) Bostic was born to Rudolph and Dorothy Lutz on March 7,1937. She was the fourth of their six children in Nebraska City, Nebraska.

Ronald Allen Hazard

Ronald Allen Hazard

Ronald Allen Hazard was born on September 1, 1929 to Thomas and Lillian (Szczypinski) Hazard in Chicago, Illinois. 

EUGENE D. ABBOTT of Lincoln

EUGENE D. ABBOTT of Lincoln

Eugene D. Abbott 68, of Lincoln Ne. died Saturday November 28th,2020

Patrick Gene Marion, age 62, of Nebraska City

Patrick Gene Marion, age 62, of Nebraska City

Patrick Gene Marion, age 62, passed away on October 5th, 2020 at his home in Nebraska City.

Gary R. Hansen (age 74)

Gary R. Hansen (age 74)

Gary Raymond Hansen was born August 16, 1946 in Omaha, Nebraska.

Charles E. (Mike) Cunningham

Charles E. (Mike) Cunningham

Charles E. (Mike) Cunningham Son of Bernard and Grace Cunningham passed away peacefully on August 13th ,2020 at age 73

Janice Kittrell Ramage

Janice Kittrell Ramage

Janice (Ramage) Kittrell, age 70 of Waller, Texas, formerly of Nebraska City passed away August 24, 2020. She was preceded in death by her mother Coretta and step father Evart Whitten; Sisters Diane and Vicki and husband Terry Kittrell. She is survived by