Obituaries 

Vernon "Butch" Straw
Vernon "Butch" Straw

Vernon E. “Butch” Straw, age 81, of Dunbar, NE passed away early Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at his home. He was born on July 2, 1938 in Peru, NE; the son of Carl and Gladys A. (Eirls) Straw. He attended school in Peru. On May 17, 1958 he was unite

Jean Ann Smith

Jean Ann Smith

Jean Ann Smith, age 82 of St. Joseph, MO (formerly Hamburg, IA) passed away on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at Mosaic Life Care in St. Joseph. She resided at the Carriage Square Assisted Living in St. Joseph since the spring of 2016. Jean Ann was born on Augu

Barbara Brown

Barbara Brown

Barbara Jean Brown, age 82 of Nebraska City died July 9, 2019 at the Good Samaritan Center in Syracuse. Barbara was born February 26, 1937 in Nebraska City, the daughter of Charles Frank and Geneva Lorine (Long) Thomas. She married Roger Dale Brown Januar

Rev. Edwin Roleder, 89, of Lincoln

Rev. Edwin Roleder, 89, of Lincoln

Rev. Edwin "Ed" Siegfried Roleder, 89, of Lincoln, Nebraska was born on March 23, 1930, to Emil and Selma (Schmidt) Roleder at Vegreville, Alberta, Canada and was the youngest of five children. He was baptized May 5th, 1930 and confirmed on April 2, 1944.

Delphine Glup

Delphine Glup

Delphine Glup age 90 of Plattsmouth, Nebraska was born on February 20, 1929 in Omaha, NE to Earl and Emma (Neimeier) Hooker. She passed away on Sunday, July 7, 2019 surrounded by family at Clarkson Hospital in Omaha, Nebraska. On March 27, 1947 she was un

Virginia Shoning

Virginia Shoning

Virginia “Windy” Shoning age 88 (5/19/1931-7/8/2019) of Nehawka formerly of Cedar Creek, NE. Preceded in death by her husband Dean Shoning and son Terry Shoning. She is survived by children, Cindy(Scott) Keffer, Ed (Molly) Shoning, Sandy (Tony

Marsha L. Kepler

Marsha L. Kepler

Marsha L. Kepler, 64 of Avoca, passed away on July 8, 2019 in Omaha, NE. She was born on November 6, 1954 to Donald & Lenora (Bruns) Henne in Auburn, NE. Marsha married Gary Kepler on August 10, 1974 at the Christ Lutheran Church (Delaware). She worked at

June A. Heideman, 79, of Tecumseh

June A. Heideman, 79, of Tecumseh

June A. Heideman was born in the family home in Tecumseh, Nebraska, to Lucille and Louie Keim on June 3, 1940. She was baptized and confirmed at St. John's Lutheran Church, Tecumseh. Her dad's construction business, building bridges and culverts across

June A. Heideman, 79, of Tecumseh

June A. Heideman, 79, of Tecumseh

June A. Keim was born in the family home in Tecumseh, Nebraska, to Lucille and Louie Keim on June 3, 1940. She was baptized and confirmed at St. John's Lutheran Church, Tecumseh. Her dad’s construction business, building bridges and culverts across

Betty Clark, 82, of Tecumseh, formerly of Pawnee City

Betty Clark, 82, of Tecumseh, formerly of Pawnee City

Betty Joan (Reeves) Clark, 82, of Tecumseh, formerly of Pawnee City, passed away Saturday, June 29, 2019 at Belle Terrace in Tecumseh, NE. She was born on December 5, 1936 to Arthur and Berniece (Bray) Reeves in rural Nemaha County, Nebraska. She was prec

Wilma (Jean) Travis, age 94 of Thurman, IA

Wilma (Jean) Travis, age 94 of Thurman, IA

Wilma Jean Langston Travis was born January 25, 1925 on the Langston Homestead in Possum Valley southeast of Thurman to Lawrence Calvin Langston and Effie Mae (Freeman) Langston. She attended the Possum Valley School, southeast of Thurman and later Bright

Marvin Biere

Marvin Biere

Marvin Biere, age 87 of Auburn, passed away Thursday, June 27, 2019 at the Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha. Survivors include his wife Evelyn of Auburn; children and spouses Susan and John Abrahams of Auburn; Jim and Mary Biere of Auburn; grandchildren a

Jon Tyson

Jon Tyson

Jon F. Tyson, age 71 of Nebraska City passed away on Thursday, May 30, 2019 at Select Specialty Hospital in Omaha, NE. Jon was born on September 19, 1947 in Nebraska City, NE; the son of Louis M.J. and Clara Louise (Law) Tyson. He grew up and attended sch

Vivian A. Nordbrock

Vivian A. Nordbrock

Vivian A. Nordbrock, age 92 of Auburn, passed away Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at Good Samaritan Society-Auburn. Survivors include her sister Shirley Hayes of McAllen, TX; brothers Robert (Penny) Milam of Chula Vista, CA; Jon (Lynne) Milam of Atlanta, GA; si

Kaeleb Vice

Kaeleb Vice

Kaeleb Vice, age 35 of Nemaha, passed away at his home Wednesday, June 26, 2019. Survivors include his wife Cazzi of Nemaha; children Kegan, Chloe, and Kinley; parents Kathryn and Rodney Keithley of Auburn; Noha and Carrie Vice of Stella;

Charles Schaaf, age 96 of Sidney, IA

Charles Schaaf, age 96 of Sidney, IA

CHARLES “CHARLIE” GOODNER SCHAAF, age 96, died peacefully on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at The Ambassador Retirement Facility in Sidney, IA. Charlie was born July 15, 1922 in Prairie Township, IA to Charles Frederick Schaaf, Sr. and Julia Mae (G

Ronald L. Palmer

Ronald L. Palmer

Ronald L. Palmer, 77 of Syracuse, passed away on June 22, 2019 at the Syracuse Good Samaritan Center. He was born on April 3, 1942 to Melvin & Viola (Lockman) Palmer in Lincoln, NE. Ron married Karen Scurto on July 16, 2003 in Nebraska City. He worked at