Obituaries 

Augusta Oldfield, 87, formerly Nebr. City
Augusta Oldfield, 87, formerly Nebr. City

Augusta M. Oldfield, age 87, of Annapolis, Maryland (formerly of Nebraska City and Papillion, Nebraska) passed away on November 8, 2019 in Annapolis, Maryland. Augusta Byrom Oldfield was born in Auburn, Nebraska on May 29, 1932. She grew up and attended s

John "Jack" Wilmes, 92, of Tecumseh

John "Jack" Wilmes, 92, of Tecumseh

John William Wilmes was born March 15, 1927 near Creighton, Nebraska. Jack grew up on his parents’ farm west of Creighton, Nebraska, with two brothers and two sisters. He attended a country school through the 8th grade and then graduated in 1944 fro

Taylor Gray

Taylor Gray

Taylor Gray, age 27 of Nebraska City, NE passed away on November 6, 2019. John Taylor Gray was born on February 18, 1992 in Omaha, NE; the son of John Christian and Lynn Anne (Lupetin) Gray. He grew up and attended school both at Nebraska City Lourdes and

Gerald "Jerry" Stitt, 87, of Lincoln, formerly of Tecumseh

Gerald "Jerry" Stitt, 87, of Lincoln, formerly of Tecumseh

Gerald D. "Jerry" Stitt, 87, of Lincoln, (formerly Tecumseh), died November 8, 2019. He was born in Pawnee City, Nebraska and preceded in death by his mother, Eva Caron, and his grandparents, Melvin and Mabel Stitt of Pawnee City. Jerry is survived by his

Gary Goering

Gary Goering

Gary Goering, age 74 of Auburn, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, November 7, 2019, at Nemaha County Hospital in Auburn. Survivors include his wife Rae Ann; daughter and son-in-law Amy and Rick Clark of Auburn; sons and daughters-in-law Darrin and Erin o

Wayne Vickers

Wayne Vickers

Wayne Vickers, age 86 of Auburn, passed away Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at his home. Survivors include his daughters Nancy Hadrys of Lincoln, Karen and husband Tom Myers of Lincoln, Julie Lotter of Auburn; daughter-in-law Victoria Vickers of Auburn; 11 gra

Virginia Harrington, age 97 of Sidney, IA

Virginia Harrington, age 97 of Sidney, IA

Virginia Violet Harrington, age 97 of Sidney, IA died Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at the Shenandoah Medical Center in Shenandoah, IA following a brief illness. She was born February 3, 1922 in Nebraska City, NE to Everett E. Simmerman and Julia Gladys (Sear

Gary Feldmann, 82, of Humboldt, NE

Gary Feldmann, 82, of Humboldt, NE

Gary Eugene Feldmann, 82, of rural Humboldt, Nebraska was born on February 6, 1937 to Alfred and Cleo (Adams) Feldmann in Humboldt, Nebraska. He was raised on the family farm south of Humboldt where he was taught by his mother at Middleburg country school

Sandra Slama, 58, of Humboldt

Sandra Slama, 58, of Humboldt

Sandra “Sandi” Leone (Jelinek) Slama, 58, of Humboldt, Nebraska was born on January 23, 1961 in Rockford, Illinois to Duane and Shirley (Ingram) Jelinek. She was raised in Palm Springs, California and attended Palm Springs High School. Sandi l

Claudine K. Thorne, 52

Claudine K. Thorne, 52

Claudine K. Thorne, age 52 of Lincoln, NE (formerly Nebraska City, NE and North Platte, NE) passed away on November 2, 2019 at the Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, NE. Claudine Kaye Thorne was born on October 5, 1967 in Nebraska City, NE; the daughter of

John D. Cawley, 81, of Tecumseh

John D. Cawley, 81, of Tecumseh

John D. Cawley, 81, of rural Tecumseh, passed away Saturday, November 2, 2019 at his home. He was born to Charles R. and Emma (Hoskins) Cawley on June 2, 1938 in Tecumseh, Nebraska. He was baptized at the United Methodist Church in Tecumseh, Nebraska. Joh

Cherri Topp, 63, of Tecumseh

Cherri Topp, 63, of Tecumseh

Cherri Rose (Bolin) Topp was born to James and Flossie (Fraker) Bolin on January 6, 1956 in Gillette, Wyoming. She moved with her family and grew up in Forks, Washington where she graduated from high school. Cherri met Ron Topp in California while he was

Gene Hines, 68

Gene Hines, 68

Gene Hines, age 68 of Ralston, NE (formerly Hamburg, IA) passed away on Saturday, October 26, 2019 at his home. Glen Eugene Hines was born on May 17, 1951 in Omaha, NE; the son of Glen Eugene and Shirley J. (Brown) Hines. He grew up and attended school in

Glen E. Moyer, 75

Glen E. Moyer, 75

Glen E. Moyer, age 75 of Nebr. City, NE (formerly of Lincoln, NE) passed away on Friday, October 25, 2019 at Tabitha-Seagren House in Lincoln, NE. Glen was born on December 16, 1943 at rural Nebraska City; the son of Arlo Edward and Marjorie Edith (Schmid

Mary (Sullivan) Hoy

Mary (Sullivan) Hoy

Mary (Sullivan) Hoy, age 60 of Auburn, passed away Friday, October 25, 2019 at the Nemaha County Hospital in Auburn. Survivors include her daughter Rose Hoy of Auburn; mother Rose Sullivan of Auburn; sisters Linda Pahlke of Mandan, ND; Elsie Hill of Sabet

Doris Arlene Cushing

Doris Arlene Cushing

Doris Arlene Cushing, age 88 of Elizabeth City, NC (formerly of Lincoln, originally of Nebraska City) died October 18, 2019 at Brookdale Assisted Living in Elizabeth City, NC. Doris was born November 1, 1930 in Nebraska City, the daughter of Ernest and Do

Elizabeth Louise (Orton) Holt, age 95 of Sidney, IA

Elizabeth Louise (Orton) Holt, age 95 of Sidney, IA

Elizabeth Louise (Orton) Holt 95 of Sidney, IA passed away Sunday, October 20, 2019 in Plattsmouth, NE following a brief illness. Louise was born September 20, 1924 in Percival, IA to Lionell Jay Orton and Vesta Elizabeth (Barrett) Orton. Louise was the s

Elizabeth Ann Hartnett

Elizabeth Ann Hartnett

Elizabeth Ann Hartnett, age 79 of Nebraska City died October 21, 2019 at The Ambassador in Nebraska City. Elizabeth was born June 15, 1940 in Nebraska City, the daughter of Arnold H. and Carol Edith (Kroesen) Handy. Elizabeth was a retired registered nurs

Danny Dankoff

Danny Dankoff

Danny D. Dankof, age 82 of St. Joseph, MO (formerly Nebr. City, NE Rosemount, MN and Hamburg, IA) passed away on October 16, 2019 at his home. Danny was born on March 17, 1937 in Hamburg, IA; the son of Darrell F. and Ruth (Moore) Dankof. He grew up and a

Sandra (Scudder) Hayworth

Sandra (Scudder) Hayworth

Sandra Lee (Scudder) Hayworth, age 72 of Omaha, formerly of Nehawka and Nebraska City died October 19, 2019 at her home. Sandy was born September 9, 1947 in Nebraska City, the daughter of George and Nora (Siemers) Peoples. She had worked for several years

Donald "Don" E. Carey

Donald "Don" E. Carey

Donald “Don” E. Carey, 90 of Syracuse, passed away October 20th, 2019 at the Syracuse Good Samaritan Center. He was born September 4th, 1929 to Tom & Stella (Shurmard) Carey at Dewitt, Nebraska. When he was 2 years old he moved with his parent

Lois C. Wellman

Lois C. Wellman

Lois C. Wellman, 88 of Syracuse, passed away Oct. 20, 2019. She was born on Dec. 24, 1930 in Dunbar, Nebraska to Fredrick & Charlotte (Griesewell) Gunn. Lois graduated from Avoca High School in 1949, where she enjoyed playing volleyball. She was united in

Ruth (McCullough) Gentert

Ruth (McCullough) Gentert

Ruth (McCullough) Gentert, age 89 of Brownville, passed away Sunday, October 20, 2019 at the Good Samaritan Society-Auburn. Survivors include her children and spouses Robert and Kathy Gentert of Brownville; Roger and Sharon Gentert of Wendell, ID; Raylene

James O. Herzog

James O. Herzog

James Olin Herzog, age 79 of Nebraska City died October 17, 2019 in Lake Geneva, WI. Jim was born July 17, 1940 in Nebraska City, the son of Olin and Irene (Reese) Herzog. He married Sharon Cooper December 5, 1959 in Nebraska City. Sharon died October 13,

Eugene "Gene" Staack

Eugene "Gene" Staack

Eugene “Gene” Staack, 95 of Cook, passed away peacefully on October 18th, 2019 at Belle Terrace in Tecumseh. He was born on January 9th, 1924 near Cook; son of Julius & Minnie (Meyer) Staack. Gene was a loving husband, father, grandfather & gr

David Allen Smith, age 65 of Tabor, IA

David Allen Smith, age 65 of Tabor, IA

David Allen Smith was born to John (Red) and Edith (Maxwell) Smith on December 27, 1953. He grew up in Tabor, Iowa and graduated from Fremont-Mills High School in 1972 and was a member of Buck’s Bruisers, the 1971 football team that set state record

Cindy Blankenship, 61, Lincoln

Cindy Blankenship, 61, Lincoln

Cindy L. Blankenship, age 61 of Lincoln, NE passed away at her home on Thursday, October 17, 2019. Cindy was born on September 21, 1958 in Nebraska City, NE; the daughter of Lester Keith and Betty Louise (Weible) Blankenship. She graduated from Syracuse-D

Donna Ball, age 84 of Glenwood, IA formerly of Thurman, IA

Donna Ball, age 84 of Glenwood, IA formerly of Thurman, IA

DONNA MAE BALL, age 84 of Glenwood, IA formerly of Thurman, IA, died Monday, October 14, 2019 at Glen Haven Home in Glenwood, IA following a brief illness. Donna was born September 12, 1935 in Mason City, IA to George Fredrick Curtis and Erma Ellen (Kepha

Dolores Sochor, 92, of Table Rock

Dolores Sochor, 92, of Table Rock

Dolores Bell (Karas) Sochor, 92, formerly of Table Rock, Nebraska was born on April 22, 1927 to Edd and Jessie (Hana) Karas at their home in Table Rock. She grew up in the Table Rock community and attended Table Rock Public School District #33, graduating

Ronald Mell Poggemeyer

Ronald Mell Poggemeyer

Ronald Mell Poggemeyer, (pronounced Po - ga - meyer) age 75 of Nebraska City and Scottsdale, AZ died October 11, 2019 at Bergan Mercy Hospital in Omaha. Ron was born December 19, 1943 in Nebraska City, the son of William H. and Kathryn J. (Mell) Poggemeye