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Genny Rowley (05/25/16)
Genny Rowley IMPERIAL, Neb. -- Genny Rowley, 85, died Friday (May 20, 2016), at the Mother Hull Home in Kearney, Neb. Survivors include children, Dan and special friend, Mary of Imperial and Brenda Florea and husband, Greg of Lincoln, Neb.; brothers, Gail Hedges and wife, GayNell of Modesto, Calif., and Dick Hedges and wife, WayDean of Commerce City, Colo.; sisters, Hazel Wagner of Sutherland, Neb. ...
Alan M. Rucker (05/25/16)
Alan M. Rucker March 1, 1952 - Oct. 17, 2015 MARSHFIELD, Wis. -- Alan M. Rucker, age 63, of Marshfield, passed away Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015, in Marshfield. Alan was born on March 1, 1952, in Chicago, Ill. He spent a great deal of his early life on the farm with his grandparents, Dave and Gladys Alexander. His parents, Stanley and Marilyn Rucker, spent their entire married life in Hayes Center, Neb., along with their son, Alan, and a brother, Michael Steven Rucker, who passed away in infancy...
Cleo Denker (05/24/16)
Cleo Denker WAUNETA, Neb. -- Cleo Denker, 84, longtime resident of Wauneta, died Saturday (May 21, 2016), at Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney. Survivors include children, Kerry Denker of Wauneta, Debbie Sandman and husband, Bill of Utica, Neb., and Shelly Yoder and husband, Randy of Wauneta; sisters-in-law, DeLores Taylor of Wauneta, Diann Widger and husband, Dean of Fort Morgan, Colo., and Vera Fosbinder of North Platte, Neb.; seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren...
Maribeth Grace Augustyn (05/23/16)
Maribeth Grace Augustyn Dec. 2, 1928 - May 21, 2016 McCOOK, Neb. -- Maribeth Grace Augustyn, age 87, of McCook, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, May 21, 2016, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney, Neb. Maribeth was born Dec. 2, 1928. She was the daughter of Leonard Wallace and Mary Jeannette (Baldwin) Grace in Denver, Colo...
Dora "Grace" Probasco Burton (05/23/16)
Dora "Grace" Probasco Burton Feb. 12, 1920 - May 22, 2016 CAMBRIDGE, Neb. -- Dora "Grace" Probasco Burton, age 96, of Cambridge, passed away Sunday, May 22, 2016, at Tri Valley Health System in Cambridge. Grace was born on Feb. 12, 1920, to Daniel Gail and Nellie May (Webb) Probasco. ...
Velda Hartman (05/23/16)
Velda Hartman March 17, 1927 - May 22, 2016 McCOOK, Neb. -- Velda Hartman, age 89, of McCook, passed away Sunday, May 22, 2016, at Community Hospital in McCook. Velda was born March 17, 1927, to Herman and Pearl (Smith) Gerdes on the family farm south of Max, Neb. in Dundy County. Velda attended country schools in both Dundy County in Nebraska and Rawlins County in Kansas...
Shirley Beth Carter (05/23/16)
Shirley Beth Carter March 7, 1957 - May 21, 2016 McCOOK, Neb. -- Shirley Beth Carter, age 59, passed away Saturday, May 21, 2016, at her home in McCook. Shirley was born March 7, 1957, in McCook, to parents Burdette Earnest and Edna May (Trimpey) Carter. She was one of three children born to this union...
Norma J. Helm (05/23/16)
Norma J. Helm May 16, 1930 - May 21, 2016 CAMBRIDGE, Neb. -- Norma J. Helm, age 86, of Cambridge, passed away Saturday, May 21, 2016, at Tri Valley Health System in Cambridge. Norma was born May 16, 1930, in Indianola, Neb., to parents Rozella and Clarence E. (Hall) Potts. Norma lived her entire life in Red Willow County. Norma graduated from Indianola High School in 1948...
Theresa Darlene Haarberg (05/23/16)
Theresa Darlene Haarberg Dec. 16, 1945 - May 21, 2016 WAUNETA, Neb. -- Theresa Darlene Haarberg was born to Max and Mary (Maes) Baldonado on Dec. 16, 1945, in Parks, Neb., and was baptized at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Benkelman, Neb., on March 24, 1946. At a young age, Darlene's family moved to Wauneta, where she graduated from high school with the class of 1964...
Patsy Ruth Stevens (05/23/16)
Patsy Ruth Stevens Aug. 8, 1931 - May 19, 2016 LINCOLN, Neb. -- Patsy Ruth Stevens , 84, died Thursday, May 19, 2016, at her home in Walton, Neb. She was born on Aug. 8, 1931, at Beatrice, Neb., to Orie and Jesse (Branstetter) Lape. She had two siblings, John Lape and Carol Horky. They grew up on a farm north of Beatrice. She had many fond memories of her childhood home. Pat married Gerald Stevens Sr. on April 30, 1949. To this union seven children were born...
Claudis Darwin Yonkers (05/19/16)
Claudis Darwin Yonkers Oct. 7, 1922 - Dec. 3, 2015 MAYWOOD, Neb. -- Claudis Darwin "Darky" Yonkers, 93, of Maywood, died Dec. 3, 2015, in Trenton, Neb. He was born Oct. 7, 1922, in Hayes County, Neb., to Anthony Benjamin Yonkers and Lucy Delia (Brownell) Yonkers. He graduated school in Hayes county. He married Shirley Yonkers in Hayes Center on May 21,1952. He worked as a truck Driver for Farmers COOP...
Alberta Main (05/19/16)
Alberta Main Feb. 18, 1924 - April 21, 2016 BENKELMAN, Neb. -- Alberta "Bertie" Mae Main was born Feb. 18, 1924, in Cheyenne County, Kan., to Guy G. and Ivy Myrtle (Farrens) Burkhalter. As a young girl she attended country school in Cheyenne County to the eighth grade...
Mildred McCallister Schwab (05/18/16)
Mildred McCallister Schwab July 19, 1914 - May 17, 2016 NORTON, Kan. -- Mildred McCallister Schwab, 101, died Tuesday (May 17, 2016), at the Andebe Home in Norton. She was born July 19, 1914, in Carroll County, Ind., to James and Lucy E. (Cresse) Snell. She grew up in Winfield, Kan. She was a homemaker...
John Edmund Bahl (05/18/16)
John Edmund Bahl June 29, 1940 - May 15, 2016 GRAND ISLAND, Neb. -- John Edmund Bahl, 75, formerly of McCook and North Platte, died Sunday (May 15, 2016) at Grand Island. He was born June 29, 1940, to William and Geraldine (Tumbleson) Bahl in McCook...
Mary Elizabeth Molloy (05/17/16)
Mary Elizabeth Molloy Jan. 18, 1923 - May 14, 2016 HERSHEY, Neb. -- Mary Elizabeth Molloy, age 93, of Hershey, passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, May 14, 2016. Mary was born on the farm near Curtis, Neb. on Jan. 18, 1923, to Frank F. and Anna Katie Bollner Thompson. ...
Doretta June Stroup (05/17/16)
Doretta June Stroup Oct 15, 1954 - May 12, 2016 WICHITA, Kan. -- Doretta June Stroup, 61, of Goodland, Kan., died Thursday (May 12, 2016), at Via Christie in Wichita. She was born to Kenneth L. and Jessie J. Stroup at Imperial, Neb. on Oct 15, 1954...
Lester L. Haussler (05/17/16)
Lester L. Haussler Sept. 22, 1942 - May 13, 2016 LAKEWOOD, Colo. -- Lester L. Haussler, 73, of Lakewood, died Friday (May 13, 2016). He was born Sept. 22, 1942, to Lester J. and Lelia (McCoy) Haussler. He graduated from Arapahoe High School in 1960 and attended McCook Junior College, Dana College and Kearney State College, earning degrees in economics and sociology. He served in the Army National Guard from 1966 -- 1972...
Irene F. Stover (05/17/16)
Irene F. Stover March 22, 1918 - May 13, 2016 TRENTON, Neb. -- Irene F. Stover, age 98, died at the El Dorado Manor in Trenton on Friday, May 13, 2016. She was born in Trenton, Neb., on March 22, 1918, to Carl and Mary (Raymond) Steinke. At age nine, Irene's mother died and she was raised by her father and grandmother. She grew up on a farm near Trenton and went to Trenton Schools...
Sheila Gay Connell Taylor (05/16/16)
Sheila Gay Connell Taylor March 15, 1954 - May 10, 2016 BENKELMAN, Neb. -- Sheila Gay Connell Taylor, age 62, was born on March 15, 1954, in Lincoln, Neb. She died in Omaha, Neb., on May 10, 2016. Sheila's family surrounded her when she went to be with the loved ones that had gone before her...
Helen Ruth Muirhead (05/16/16)
Helen Ruth Muirhead March 7, 1930 - May 13, 2016 DRESDEN, Kan.-- Helen Ruth Muirhead, 86, died Friday (May 13, 2016), at Citizens Medical Center in Colby, Kan. She was born March 7, 1930, in Jennings, Kan., to Henry and Blanche (Richardson) Heilman. She grew up on a farm near Jennings, Kan. She attended Jennings High School and Mercy School of Nursing in Denver, Colo. She married Keith V. Muirhead on April 5, 1953, in Jennings...
Geraldine Gerry Robertson (05/16/16)
Geraldine Gerry Robertson May 26, 1920 - May 10, 2016 ANDOVER, Kan. -- Geraldine Gerry Robertson, 95. formerly of Oberlin, died Tuesday (May 10, 2016), at Victoria Falls Nursing Home in Andover. She was born May 26, 1920, to Jay Devere and Faye Dean Paddock. ...
Mildred Stute (05/13/16)
Mildred Stute BENKELMAN, Neb. -- Mildred Stute, 95, longtime resident of Haigler, Neb., died Wednesday (May 11, 2016), at the Sarah Ann Hester Home in Benkelman. Survivors include children, Kenneth Stute and wife, Sheryl of Sidney, Neb., LeRoy Stute and wife, Irene of Westminster, Colo., and Ray Stute and wife, Debra of Haigler; numerous grandchildren and brothers and sisters...
Gordon 'Buzz' Matson (05/13/16)
Gordon 'Buzz' Matson May 24, 1944 - May 6, 2016 TULSA, Okla. -- Gordon "Buzz" Matson was born May 24, 1944, in Storm Lake, Iowa, to Gordon and Audell Matson. He passed away May 6, 2016, in Tulsa, Okla. Buzz attended school in Iowa, Wyoming and Minnesota, graduating from Harmony High School in Minnesota. He married his high school sweetheart, Cynthia Broadwater, and to this union two sons were born...
Claudia C. Schnabel (05/12/16)
Claudia C. Schnabel Nov. 24, 1940 - May 11, 2016 BENKELMAN, Neb. -- Claudia C. Schnabel, age 75, of Benkelman, passed away at Hester Memorial Home on May 11, 2016. She was born in McCook, Neb., on Nov. 24, 1940, to Leo B. and Claudine Maun (Adams) Frank. The family moved to Trenton, where Claudia attended and graduated from Trenton High School in 1958...
John Bauer Jr. (05/12/16)
Services are pending with Herrmann-Jones Funeral Home in McCook.
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