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Mildred M. Carroll (12/17/14)
Mildred M. Carroll May 26, 1921 - Dec. 16, 2014 ARKANSAS CITY, Kan, -- Mildred M. Carroll, 93, formerly of Oberlin, Kansas, died Tuesday (Dec. 16, 2014), at Presbyterian Manor in Arkansas City, Kansas. She was born May 26, 1921, in Deer Trail, Colorado, to William and Lulu (Connell) Davis. She grew up on a farm in Roosevelt Township, Decatur County, Kansas, and attended school in Decatur and Norton County rural schools and Almena High School...
Esther Luella Semler (12/17/14)
Esther Luella Semler Jan. 19, 1928 - Dec. 15, 2014 ST. FRANCIS, Kan. -- Esther Luella Semler, 86, died Monday Dec. 15, 2014, at Good Samaritan Society at St. Francis. She was born Jan. 19, 1928, in Cheyenne County, Kansas. She was a homemaker and CNA...
Sharla J. Trotter (12/17/14)
Sharla J. Trotter June 8, 1937 - Dec. 12, 2014 LAKEWOOD, Col. -- Sharla J. Trotter, 77, of Lakewood, passed away Dec. 12, 2014.

 She was born June 8, 1937, in Stratton, Nebraska, the daughter of Ervin and Wilma (Romine) Ross. She graduated from McCook High School in 1955. On April 7, 1961, she married John Trotter of Edgewater, Colorado...
Heath R. Swigert (12/17/14)
Heath R. Swigert BENKELMAN, Neb. -- Heath R. Swigert, 34, died Monday (Dec. 15, 2014) at his home in Benkelman. Survivors include his parents, Robert and Cindy Swigert of Benkelman; children, Katlyn Swigert, Lynae Swigert, Julia Coleman and Jordan Coleman; grandmothers, Bertie Stroup of Benkelman and Peggy Ketler and husband, Gary of Benkelman; sister, Emilee Brown and husband, Clarence of Kearney, Nebraska; and sister, Alisha Shapley and husband, Roy of Benkelman...
Twila Faye Burkert (12/16/14)
Twila Faye Burkert Feb. 9, 1929 - Dec. 16, 2014 McCOOK, Neb. -- Twila Faye Burkert of McCook, formerly of Hayes Center, passed away after a courageous battle with cancer Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, at Community Hospital in McCook. Twila was born on Feb. ...
Harold Dizmang (12/16/14)
Harold Dizmang WAUNETA, Neb. -- Harold Dizmang, 76, died Wednesday (Dec. 10, 2014), at Swedish Medical Center in Englewood, Colorado. Survivors include his wife, Carol Dizmang of Wauneta; children, Cynthia, Donna, Mike, Bryon and Gregory; brothers, Dale and John Dizmang and several grandchildren...
Wilma Lucille Stevens (12/16/14)
Wilma Lucille Stevens March 10, 1925 - Dec. 12, 2014 WICHITA, Kansas -- Wilma Lucille Stevens, 89, formerly of Leavenworth and Tonganoxie, Kansas, died Friday (Dec. 12, 2014). She was born March 10, 1925, to Fred and Bertha Messinger of McCook, Nebraska. She married Lyle Wallace Stevens June 8, 1947. She worked for several years in the banking industry...
Roland 'Duane' Fisher (12/16/14)
Roland 'Duane' Fisher Jan. 9, 1932 - Dec. 12, 2014 KEARNEY, Neb. -- Roland "Duane" Fisher, 82, of McCook, Nebraska, died Friday (Dec. 12, 2014), at Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney. He was born Jan. 9, 1932, in Frontier County, Nebraska, on the family farm to Mason Webb and Mary B. (Wasia) Fisher. Duane graduated from Hayes Center High School in 1951...
Raymond Edward Bley (12/16/14)
Raymond Edward Bley Nov. 2, 1929 - Dec. 13, 2014 WAUNETA, Neb. -- Raymond Edward Bley, age 85, was born Nov. 2, 1929, to Jacob and Katie (Duhm) Bley on the family farm in the Eden community and grew up there. He attended grade school in rural schools. High School was attended in Wauneta, and he later received his GED...
Steven A. Haussler (12/15/14)
Steven A. Haussler June 21, 1950 - Dec. 13, 2014 AXTELL, Neb.-- Steven A. Haussler, 64, died Saturday (Dec. 13, 2014), at Mosaic Center in Axtell. He was born on June 21, 1950, at Cambridge, Nebraska, to Robert and Carol (Menze) Haussler. He was preceded in death by his parents...
Wayne Harold Grafel (12/15/14)
Wayne Harold Grafel July 3, 1926 - Dec. 12, 2014 CULBERTSON, Neb. -- Wayne Harold Grafel, age 88, of Culbertson, Nebraska, passed away Friday, Dec. 12, 2014, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney, Nebraska. Wayne was born July 3, 1926, to John and Elizabeth Catherine (Goltl) Grafel in Herndon, Kansas. ...
Maxine M. Sauvage (12/12/14)
OBERLIN, Kan. --Maxine M. Sauvage was born July 2, 1927, on a farm north of Kanona, Kansas, to Rudolph J. and Emma (Fiala) Mrstik. She passed away Tuesday (Dec. 9, 2014) at her home in Oberlin, Kansas, at the age of 87. Maxine spent her early years on the family farm near Kanona, where she attended school through the eighth grade. ...
Shirley A. Seeman (12/12/14)
OBERLIN, Kan. --Shirley A. Seeman was born Nov. 14, 1928, in Hitchcock County, Nebraska, to Claude and Edna (Reeves) Myers. She passed away Sunday (Dec. 7, 2014) at the Decatur County Good Samaritan Society in Oberlin, Kansas, at the age of 86. Shirley was reared on a farm near Culbertson, Nebraska, in Hitchcock County and attended a country school near her home. After she completed the eighth grade, her family moved to McCook, Nebraska...
Paul Orville Ellis (12/12/14)
CAMBRIDGE, Neb. -- Paul Orville Ellis, age 74, of Cambridge died at his home on Thursday (Dec. 11, 2014). He was born in Cambridge on March 24, 1940, to Orville and Pearl (Roberts) Ellis. Paul graduated from Cambridge High School in 1958.He then attended and graduated from Kearney State College in 1962, later attending the University of Nebraska Pharmacy College and graduating in 1965...
Maxine (Mrstik) Sauvage (12/10/14)
Maxine (Mrstik) Sauvage July 2, 1927 - Dec. 9, 2014 OBERLIN, Neb. -- Maxine (Mrstik) Sauvage, 87, died Tueday (Dec. 9, 2014), in Oberlin. She was born July 2, 1927, in rural Kanona, Kansas, to Rudolph and Emma (Fiala) Mrstik. She graduated from Decatur Community High School in 1945. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary and Rebekah's Lodge...
Cliff Shackelford (12/10/14)
Cliff Shackelford June 5, 1921 - Dec. 2, 2014 WAUNETA, Neb. -- Clifford L. Shackelford was born June 5, 1921, in the Imperial, Nebraska, area, and he lived his early years in the Lamar community of Chase County, Nebraska. He passed away Dec. 2, 2014, at the age of 93...
Richard Winters (12/09/14)
Richard William Winters Jan. 8, 1946 - Dec. 8, 2014 McCOOK, Neb. -- Richard William Winters of McCook passed away Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, at Good Samaritan Hospital. He was 68 years old. Dick was born on Jan. 8, 1946, in McCook to parents, Avery W. and Evelyn E. (McBride) Winters. He graduated from Indianola High School in 1964 and continued his education at McCook Community College...
Vesta Elaine Gilbert (12/09/14)
Vesta Elaine Gilbert April 13, 1925 - Dec. 8, 2014 McCOOK, Neb. -- Vesta Elaine Gilbert, age 89, passed away Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, at her home in McCook. Vesta was born to Vinton E. and Velma I. (McKnight) Brown on April 13, 1925, in Naponee, Nebraska. She graduated from Max in 1942...
Michael Lee Erickson Jr. (12/08/14)
Michael Lee Erickson Jr. Dec. 4, 1994 - Dec. 7, 2014 CULBERTSON, Neb. -- Michael Lee Erickson Jr. of Lincoln, formerly of Culbertson, passed away Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, at his home. He was 20 years old. Mikey was born on Dec. 4, 1994, at Laramie, Wyoming, to parents, Michael Lee and Alissa Marie (Brennan) Erickson Sr. ...
Shirley Seeman (12/08/14)
Shirley A. Seeman Nov. 14, 1928 - Dec. 7, 2014 OBERLIN, Kan. -- Shirley A. Seeman, 86, died Sunday (Dec. 7, 2014), at Dectur County Good Samaritan Center in Oberlin. She was born Nov. 14, 1928, in Hitchcock County, Nebraska, to Claude and Edna (Reeves) Myers. She was raised in Hitchcock County and McCook, Nebraska. She lived in Red Willow County between Danbury and Marion, moved to Danbury and then to Oberlin in 1963...
Leo Weis (12/08/14)
Leo M. Weis March 27, 1927 - Dec. 7, 2014 OBERLIN, Kan. -- Leo M. Weis, 87, died Sunday (Dec. 7, 2014), at Decatur Health Systems. He was born March 27, 1927, to Michael and Theresa (Ritter) Weis of rural Hoxie, Kansas. He was raised in the Leoville, Kansas, area. He lived in Jennings and Lenora, Kansas, then moved to a farm south of Dresden...
Brett Campbell (12/08/14)
Brett Campbell Dec. 15, 1957 - Dec. 5, 2014 GRAND ISLAND, Neb. -- Brett Campbell, 56, of Grand Island, went to his Heavenly home Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, at CHI Health St. Francis. Celebration of life services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Trinity Lutheran Church. Reverends Jack Gillam and Adam Snoberger will officiate...
LaVern Dale Schneider (12/08/14)
LaVern Dale Schneider Sept. 5, 1924 - Dec. 5, 2014 NORTH PLATTE. Neb. -- LaVern Dale Schneider, 90, of North Platte, formerly of McCook, went to eternal peace Dec. 5, 2014. He was born to Henry and Helen (Braun) Schneider Sept. 5, 1924, at Culbertson, Nebraska. ...
Sheila Lynn Wondercheck (12/04/14)
Sheila Lynn Wondercheck April 9, 1977 - Dec. 3, 2014 NORTH PLATTE, Neb. -- Sheila Lynn Wondercheck of North Platte, originally of Trenton, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014, at Great Plains Regional Medical Center in North Platte. She was 37 years old...
Larry Marlin Dyer (12/03/14)
Larry Marlin Dyer Oct. 9, 1938 - Dec. 2, 2014 McCOOK, Neb. -- Larry Marlin Dyer, age 76, passed away at the Community Hospital in McCook on Dec. 2, 2014. He was born at his home in Bertrand on Oct. 9, 1938, to Jesse and Madge (Stevens) Dyer. Larry grew up in Bertrand, graduating from Bertrand High School in 1956...