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Obituaries from September 2005

Wilma L. (Gallaher) Hess (09/30/05)
Sept. 25, 1920--Sept. 28, 2005 SYRACUSE, Kan. -- Wilma L. (Gallaher) Hess, 85, died Wednesday (Sept. 28, 2005) at the Hamilton County Hospital in Syracuse, Kan. She was born Sept. 25, 1920, in Duck Hill, Miss., to Fresco and Bessie J. (Rinehart) Gallaher. She graduate from high school in Alva, Miss., in 1939. She attended Nursing School in Winona, Miss., and Chicago, Ill...
Deborah 'Deb' A. Huber (09/30/05)
Jan. 11, 1952--Sept. 28, 2005 KEARNEY -- Deborah A. "Deb" Huber, 53, died Wednesday (Sept. 28, 2005) at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney. She was born Jan. 11, 1952, in Sioux City, Iowa, to Marjie LaDene Crumley Rosenwinkel and Kurt W. Rosenwinkel. ...
Alyce Louise Arterburn (09/30/05)
June 11, 1925--Sept. 27, 2005 IMPERIAL -- Alyce Louise Arterburn, 80, long-time Chase County resident, registered nurse and community volunteer, died Tuesday (Sept. 27, 2005) at Chase County Community Hospital, where she spent most of her nursing career...
Steven L. Jones (09/30/05)
Dec. 9, 1951--Sept. 27, 2005 OMAHA -- Steven Lynn Jones, 53, died Tuesday (Sept. 27, 2005) at his home in Omaha. He was born Dec. 9, 1951, in McCook to Kenneth D. and Barbara J. (Neilson) Jones. He graduated from Wilson High School in Wilson, Kan., in 1970...
Mamie Domeier (09/30/05)
Dec. 24, 1915--Sept. 27, 2005 CURTIS -- Mamie Domeier, 89, died Tuesday (Sept. 27, 2005) at Linden Court in North Platte. She was born Dec. 24, 1915, in Hayes County to Marvin and Effie Phelps Evans. She was the sixth of eight children, three boys and five girls. ...
Andrew E. 'Andy' Blue (09/30/05)
Aug. 7, 1920--Sept. 29, 2005 OXFORD -- Andrew E. "Andy" Blue, 85, died Thursday (Sept. 29, 2005) at the Holdrege Memorial Homes. He was born Aug. 7, 1920, in Trenton to Enos and Katherine (Waters) Blue. He was the youngest of 12 children. He graduated from Trenton High School in 1939...
Wilbur L. Hix (09/30/05)
Oct. 12, 1916--Sept. 28, 2005 NORCATUR, Kan. -- Wilbur Logan Hix, 88, died Wednesday (Sept. 28, 2005) at the Norton County Hospital in Norton, Kan. He was born Oct. 12, 1916, in Norcatur to John Wilbur and Cecil Inez (Logan) Hix. He attended rural grade school and Norcatur High School...
Leslie Samuel 'Sam' Cookson (09/30/05)
June 3, 1987--Sept. 27, 2005 ARAPAHOE -- Leslie Samuel "Sam" Cookson, 18, died Tuesday (Sept. 27, 2005) at the Cambridge Hospital in Cambridge, as the result of an auto accident. He was born June 3, 1987, in Santa Rose, Calif., to Greg S. Cookson and Angela C. (Gerr) Hendricks. He attended school in Elwood and Arapahoe, where he was a senior in high school. He was a member of Arapahoe High School athletics and the United Methodist Church in Arapahoe...
Arthur 'Art' Duckworth (09/29/05)
Feb. 28, 1913--Sept. 27, 2005 TRENTON -- Arthur "Art" Duckworth, 92, died Tuesday (Sept. 27, 2005) at the ElDorado Manor Home in Trenton. He was born Feb. 28, 1913, in Saskatchewan, Canada, to Benjamin and Metta (Fry) Duckworth. He graduated from Trenton High School in 1931...
Roland Ray 'Corky' Reed Jr. (09/27/05)
June 2, 1929--Sept. 25, 2005 Roland Ray "Corky" Reed Jr., 76, died Sunday (Sept. 25, 2005) at his home in McCook. Corky was born June 2, 1929, in McCook to Helen F. (Kagy) and Dr. Roland Ray Reed Sr. He was nicknamed "Corky" a day after his birth by one of the nuns at McCook Hospital, it stuck. He grew up in McCook and graduated from McCook High School in 1947...
LaVerda 'Verdie' Arlene Karp (09/28/05)
Dec. 16, 1928--Sept. 26, 2005 LaVerda 'Verdie' Arlene Karp, 76, died Monday (Sept. 26, 2005) at Community Hospital of McCook. She was born Dec. 16, 1928, to Sumner C. and Fern E. (Salade) Payne in McCook. She graduated from Red Willow High School in 1948...
Esther M. Cogdill (09/28/05)
March 15, 1909--Sept. 25, 2005 BENKELMAN -- Esther M. Cogdill, 96, died Sunday (Sept. 25, 2005) at the Sarah Ann Hester Memorial Home in Benkelman. She was born March 15, 1909, to Henry and Anna (Wreda) Theiler in Kensington, Kan. She married Ottis Cogdill on June 5, 1927. The couple made their home on a farm near Menlo, Kan. She was a homemaker...
Shirley Ann (Staples) Usrey (09/27/05)
June 22, 1937--Sept. 23, 2005 WENATCHEE, Wash. -- Shirley Ann (Staples) Usrey, 68, died Friday (Sept. 23, 2005) from pancreatic cancer. She was born June 22, 1937, to Martin and Gertrude Staples in Cleveland, Ohio. After retiring in Vista, Calif., she traveled the country before moving to Wenatchee...
Robert Eugene O'Dea (09/27/05)
June 30, 1930--Sept. 21, 2005 WAUNETA -- Robert Eugene O'Dea, 75, died Wednesday (Sept. 21, 2005) while on a fishing trip in Pierre, S.D. He was born June 30, 1930, to Francis H. and Elizabeth M. (Hanthorn) O'Dea in Indianola. The family moved to McCook, where he attended school...
Frances Nadine (Merklin) Miller (09/26/05)
Aug. 24, 1928--Sept. 23, 2005 CAMBRIDGE -- Frances Nadine (Merklin) Miller, 77, entered into rest Friday, Sept. 23, 2005, at the Cambridge Memorial Hospital. Frances was born Aug. 24, 1928, in Benkleman on the family farm. She was the oldest child of L.E. "Shorty" and Myrtle (Wyant) Merklin...
Thelma T. Adams (09/26/05)
Jan. 4, 1908--Sept. 23, 2005 Thelma T. Adams, 97, died Friday (Sept. 23, 2005) at Hillcrest Nursing Home. She was born Jan. 4, 1908, in Purdum to Samuel Henry and Grace Adelaide (Oldham) Teaford. She graduated from Lincoln High School in 1926. She married Raymond P. Walter in 1928 in Kansas City, Mo. He preceded her in death in 1988. She married James S. Adams in Las Vegas, Nev., on April 15, 1992...
Winifred Mae Nutt Petersen (09/26/05)
June 13, 1916--Sept. 24, 2005 CURTIS -- Winifred Mae Nutt Petersen, 89, died Saturday (Sept. 24, 2005) at Linden Court at North Platte. She was born on a farm south of Madrid, Neb., on June 13, 1916, the third oldest child of Walter and Mary Reutzel Nutt...
Lorna Belle DeGarmo (09/22/05)
July 11, 1915--Sept. 20, 2005 HAYES CENTER -- Lorna Belle DeGarmo, 90, died Tuesday (Sept. 20, 2005) at El Dorado manor Nursing Home in Trenton. She was born July 11, 1915, in Akron, Colo., to Willis S. and Ada Valentine (Johnston) Schmitt. She lived in Colorado until moving north of Stratton when she was 12. After high school graduation she attended Bible school in Colorado Springs, Colo., until 1953...
Gerald 'Gary' D. Larreau (09/22/05)
March 14, 1936--Sept. 21, 2005 WAUNETA -- Gerald "Gary" D. Larreau, 69, died Wednesday (Sept. 21, 2005) at Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney. He was born March 14, 1936, in Oberlin to Charles and Ruby Larreau. He attended school in Oberlin and McCook...
Erma Leona Owens (09/20/05)
Jan. 13, 1927--Sept. 17, 2005 TRENTON -- Erma Leona Owens, 78, died Saturday (Sept. 17, 2005) at the Dundy County Hospital in Benkelman. She was born Jan. 13, 1927, in Trenton to Howard and Bertha (Riley) Keller. She graduated from Trenton High School...
Geneva Grace Fuller (09/20/05)
Dec. 4, 1916--Sept. 18, 2005 CAMBRIDGE -- Geneva Grace Fuller, 88, died Sunday (Sept. 18, 2005) at the Cambridge Manor. She was born north of Cambridge on the family farm Dec. 4, 1916, to Orva B. and Josephine (Heitmann) Trosper. The family moved south of Cambridge, where she attended rural school...
Eleska Irene Mishler (09/20/05)
July 28, 1910--Sept. 16, 2005 Eleska Irene Mishler, 95, died Friday (Sept. 16, 2005) at Hillcrest Nursing Home in McCook. She was born July 28, 1910, to Gottfried and Emma Rose (Ummel) Rufenacht in Ransom, Kan. She was educated in Kansas. She married John G. Mishler in Ransom. She became an elementary school teacher and taught piano lessons...
Maxine M. Cornelius Riley (09/20/05)
OMAHA -- Maxine M. (Talley) Cornelius Riley, 70, died. She was preceded in death by her parents, Ennis and Wilhelmina Talley; first husband, Wayne Cornelius; and brother, Stanley Talley. Survivors include her husband, Eric Riley; a son, Michael C. and wife, Sharon Cornelius; daughters, Kimberly and husband, Terry O'Neal, Camille McNerney and Linea and husband, Jerry Bentley; stepdaughter, Audra Riley; stepson, Austin Riley; mother-in-law, Doris Riley Rudicel; a sister, Eileen and husband, Marvin Porter; brothers, Harold Talley and Linda Nitsch of McCook and Paul and wife, Roseanne Talley; and sister-in-law, Omadean Talley.. ...
Mark E. Griffiths (09/20/05)
Nov. 2, 1959--Sept. 17, 2005 HAYES CENTER -- Mark E. Griffiths, 45, died Saturday (Sept. 17, 2005) at his home. He was born Nov. 2, 1959, to James and Evelyn Palmer Griffiths in North Platte. He graduated from Hayes Center High School in 1978. He married Judy Bell on May 9, 1992, in Hayes Center. She preceded him in death in 1995. He married Chris Johnson on Aug. 22, 1998...
Trevor James Lipson (09/20/05)
June 9, 1987--Sept. 13, 2005 RED OAK, Iowa --Trevor James Lipson, 18, died Tuesday (Sept. 13, 2005) as the result of an automobile accident near New Sharon, Iowa. He was born June 9, 1987, to Randall S. and Julie A. (Sawin) Lipson in Red Oak, Iowa. He was a home school graduate and was attending the Vennard Bible College in University Park, Iowa...
Erma Leona Owens (09/19/05)
Jan. 13, 1927--Sept. 17, 2005 TRENTON -- Erma Leona Owens, 78, died Saturday (Sept. 17, 2005) at the Dundy County Hospital in Benkelman. She was born Jan. 13, 1927, in Trenton to Howard and Bertha (Riley) Keller. She graduated from Trenton High School...
Suzan Smith (09/19/05)
Aug. 2, 1955--Sept. 15, 2005 WHEAT RIDGE, Colo. -- Suzan Smith, born Aug. 2, 1955, in McCook to Wayne and Gladys Ball, died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2005, at her home in Wheat Ridge, Colo. Preceding her in death was her father, Wayne Ball. Surviving her are her mother, Gladys Weskamp; brothers, John Ball, Tom Ball and Jeff Weskamp; one sister, Laurie Wagner; brother-in-law, Bruce Wagner; one nephew, Ryan Ball; one niece, Prairie Rose Wagner; and her husband, Jim Smith of Wheat Ridge...
Beth Lorraine Reynolds (09/19/05)
Jan. 25, 1952--Sept. 17, 2005 FORSYTH, Mo. -- Beth Lorraine Reynolds, 53, died Saturday (Sept. 17, 2005) at Cox Hospital South in Springfield, Mo. She was born Jan. 25, 1952, in Lincoln to Vernon Paul and Esther (Rembolt) Schroeder. She married Ken Reynolds on March 13, 1977, in Grand Island. The couple moved from McCook to Forsyth in 1997...
Robert 'Bob' Wilson Voorhies (09/19/05)
March 26, 1913--Sept. 15, 2005 BIRD CITY -- Robert "Bob" Wilson Voorhies, 92, died Thursday (Sept. 15, 2005) at Good Samaritan Village in St. Francis. He was born March 26, 1913, in Rawlins County, Kan. He was a farmer. Survivors include his wife, Gertrude "Trudy" Voorhies of Bird City; sons, Kent Voorhies of McDonald, Kan., and Terry Voorhies of Tina, Mo.; daughters, Kim Faylor of St. Francis and Sherry Pachecl of Elko, Nev.; 11 grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren...
Dale Wilson Bryan (09/19/05)
Dec. 9, 1919--Sept. 17, 2005 OBERLIN -- Dale Wilson Bryan, 85, died Saturday (Sept. 17, 2005) at the Decatur County Hospital in Oberlin. He was born Dec. 9, 1919, to Newton Bryan and Margaret Patterson in rural Decatur County. He attended Addelman Country School...
Filothea 'Flo' Frances Lorens (09/15/05)
STRATTON -- Filothea "Flo" Frances Lorens, 86, died Monday (Sept. 12, 2005) at Community Hospital of McCook. She was born on her family's farm in Rawlins County, Kan., to Theodore and Josephine (Chleborad) Kacirek. She graduated from high school in McDonald, Kan. She then attended beauty school in Denver, Colo...
LuAnn (Cahoj) VanLaeys (09/15/05)
June 21, 1954--Sept. 1, 2005 ATWOOD -- LuAnn (Cahoj) VanLaeys, 51, died Wednesday (Sept. 14, 2005) at the Rawlins County Health Center in Atwood. She was born June 21, 1954, in McCook to Louis and Dorothy (Vrbas) Cahoj. She grew up on the family farm, northwest of Atwood. She attended Enterprise Country School, St. Scholastic Academy in Canon City, Colo., and graduated from Atwood High School in 1972. She attended cosmetology school at Goodland Vo Tech...
Alma Sophia Mihm (09/13/05)
INDIANOLA -- Alma Sophia Mihm, 86, died Sunday (Sept. 11, 2005) at the Kimball Hospital in Kimball. Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday, 2 p.m., at St. Catherine's Catholic Church in Indianola, with the Rev. Paul Witt and the Rev. Robert Karnesh officiating. Interment will be in St. Catherine's Cemetery...
Tamra 'Tammy' K. Jess (09/14/05)
July 27, 1953--Sept. 16, 2005 SCOTIA -- Tamra "Tammy" Kay Jess, 52, died Monday (Sept. 12, 2005) at her home. She was born July 27, 1953, to Bill and Reita (Wright) Anderson in Sterling, Kan. She attended school in Lyons, Kan., and graduated from Hays High School in 1971. She attended Colby Community College in Colby, Kan., and later received her Certified Nurse's Aid training...
Ellsworth W. Friehe (09/14/05)
Nov. 28, 1920--Sept. 12, 2005 MACON -- Ellsworth W. Friehe, 84, died Monday (Sept. 12, 2005) at his home in Macon. Ellsworth was born Nov. 28, 1920, in Culbertson to Fred and Emma (Liebrandt) Friehe. He moved with his family to McCook at a young age and graduated from McCook High School. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the U.S. Air Force...
Marie H. Derr (09/14/05)
LINCOLN -- Marie H. Derr, formerly of McCook, died Tuesday (Aug. 30, 2005) in Lincoln. Her daughter and her grandson were with her when she passed away. Marie was born to Henry and Marie (Wudtke) Klawonn in Herndon, Kan. She graduated from Herndon Rural High School...
Charlie T. 'Chuck' Anderson (09/13/05)
Oct. 31, 1928--Sept. 12, 2005 Charlie Thomas "Chuck" Anderson, 76, died Monday (Sept. 12, 2005) at Community Hospital of McCook from complications of Cystic Fibrosis, making him one of the oldest patients. He was born Oct. 31, 1928, in Hitchcock County to Henry and Lena (Cole) Anderson. He grew up in Ovid, Colo., until moving with his family to Trenton when he was 14-years-old...
Edna M. Smith (09/13/05)
Dec. 4, 1921--Sept. 11, 2005 Edna M. Smith, 83, died Sunday (Sept. 11, 2005) at Hillcrest Nursing Home in McCook. She was born Dec. 4, 1921, in Bartley to Sidney E. and Zetta (Clemments) Allen. She graduated from Bartley High School. She attended Kearney State College in 1976 to become an LPN...
Jeannine R. Pierce (09/13/05)
Feb. 8, 1929--Sept. 11, 2005 STRATTON -- Jeannine R. Pierce, 76, died Sunday (Sept. 11, 2005) at her home in Stratton. She was born Feb. 8, 1929, to John and Edith (Ward) Randall in Stratton. She graduated from Stratton High School in 1947. She married Ted W. Pierce on Oct. 10, 1948...
C. Max Guernsey (09/12/05)
Sept. 13, 1916--Sept. 8, 2005 BENKELMAN -- C. Max Guernsey, 88, died Thursday (Sept. 8, 2005) at Dundy County Hospital in Benkelman. He was born Sept. 13, 1916, to Clarence and Mabel (Taylor) Guernsey in Holyoke, Colo. He joined the U.S. Army in 1941 and served as a tech sergeant in India and Pakistan. He received an honorable discharge on Sept. 1, 1945...
Kenneth Cameron Cappel (09/12/05)
July 25, 1957--Sept. 9, 2005 AXTELL -- Kenneth Cameron Cappel, 48, passed away Friday (Sept. 9, 2005) at the Mosaic at Bethphage Village in Axtell. Kenny was born on July 25, 1957, at McCook to Gaylord Paul and Ruth Carol (Guthrie) Cappel. He had been living at Bethphage since 1980...
Anna Bell Lenhart (09/12/05)
March 5, 1933--Sept. 9, 2005 FIRESTONE, Colo. -- Anna Bell Lenhart, 72, died Friday (Sept. 9, 2005) near Smithfield. She was born March 5, 1933, to Arthur Olin and Anna Bell (Dotson) Deller in Bushong, Kan. She married Floyd Stewart Lenhart on Dec. 23, 1950, in Yates Center, Kan. ...
Emma Mae (Thomas) Tramp (09/12/05)
Oct. 16, 1923--Sept. 3, 2005 PHILLIPSBURG, Kan. -- Emma Mae (Thomas) Tramp, 81, died Saturday (Sept. 3, 2005) at her daughter's home. She was born Oct. 16, 1923, in Stratton to Lloyd Wiley and Midred Arlene (Evans) Thomas. She graduated from Trenton High School in 1942...
Shirley Ann (Myers) Worley (09/12/05)
July 29, 1939--Sept. 4, 2005 OGALLALA -- Shirley Ann (Myers) Worley, 66, died Sunday (Sept. 4, 2005) at the Perkins County Community Hospital in Grant. She was born July 29, 1939, in Trenton to Archie D. "Pete" and Pauline F. (Pfister) Myers. In her youth, she lived with and assisted her sister-in-law's grandmother, Azalea LeBeault in Campbell...
Thomas Dean Hansen (09/09/05)
Aug. 29, 1957--Sept. 5, 2005 ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Thomas Dean Hansen, 48, died Monday (Sept. 5, 2005). He was born Aug. 29, 1957, at St. Catherine's Hospital in McCook to Dean and Shirley Hansen. He graduated from Hayes Center High School in 1976. He married Virginia Hansen of Anaheim. He was employed by the Sherwood Shuffer Corporation until illness prevented him from working...
Edna Wood (09/08/05)
Aug. 12, 1909--Sept. 6, 2005 LOVELAND, Colo. -- Edna Wood, 96, died Tuesday (Sept. 6, 2005) at the Loveland Good Samaritan Care Center in Loveland. She was born Aug. 12, 1909, in Culbertson to Alexander and Katherine (Leibrecht) Koch. She grew up in Culbertson and graduated from Culbertson High School in 1929...
Mary Ann Casford (09/08/05)
Nov. 22, 1935--Sept. 4, 2005 PALM SPRINGS, Calif. -- Mary Ann Casford, 69, died Sunday (Sept. 4, 2005) at her home in Palm Springs. She was born Nov. 22, 1935, to Eino and Anna (Oja) Martila in Mount Iron, Minn. She graduated from Mount Iron High School in 1953. She graduated from Methodist-Kahler School of Nursing in Rochester, Minn., in 1956 and Pacific Christian College in Fullerton, Calif., in 1978...
L. Elaine Raichart (09/08/05)
Dec. 23, 1925--Sept. 5, 2005 MAX - L. Elaine Raichart died Monday (Sept. 5, 2005) at Northern Colorado Medical Center in Greeley, Colo. She was born to Thomas O. and A. Alice (Laumann) Ballard on Dec. 23, 1925, in Parks. She graduated from Parks High School in 1943. She attended McCook Junior College and graduated from Kearney State College in 1969 with a bachelor's degree in elementary education...
Donald L. Wilson (09/07/05)
Oct. 20, 1928--Sept. 3, 2005 NORTH PLATTE -- Donald L. Wilson, 76, died Saturday (Sept. 3, 2005) at Centennial Park Retirement Village of North Platte. He was born Oct. 20, 1928, in Ogallala to Charles and Emma Carse Wilson. He graduated from Palisade High School and served in the U.S. Navy...
Avery Kent Lashley (09/06/05)
Avery Kent Lashley, infant, died Saturday (Sept. 3, 2005) at Community Hospital of McCook. He was preceded in death by his great-grandparents, the Rev. Einar Bach, Julian and Lois Hoschouer, Augusta Miller and Elmer and Hazel Lashley. Survivors include his parents, Curtis and Emily Lashley of McCook; grandparents, Clifford and Phyllis Bach of Noorvik, Alaska, and Randy and Carol Lashley of Trenton; great-grandparents, Arda Bach of Bethany, Mo., and Carl Miller of McCook; uncles, Matthew Bach and Cody Lashley, both of Lincoln; and aunt, Megan Lashley of Trenton.. ...
Wauneta May Stump (09/06/05)
Jan. 10, 1922--Sept. 5, 2005 HARVARD -- Wauneta May Stump, 83, died Monday (Sept. 5, 2005) at a nursing home in Harvard. She was born Jan. 10, 1922, to Howard and Verda (Alstott) West in Beaver City. She attended Beaver City schools. She married Floyd Stump on Aug. 31, 1946, in Norton, Kan. The couple lived in several towns in Southwest Nebraska and Northwest Kansas...
Conner James Anderjaska (09/06/05)
Sept. 26, 2004--Sept. 2, 2005 HASTINGS -- Connor James Anderjaska, 11 months, died Friday (Sept. 2, 2005) at Mary Lanning Memorial Hospital in Hastings. He was born Sept. 26, 2004, in Omaha to Todd E. and Tracy M. (Nepple) Anderjaska. He was preceded in death by his great-grandparents and a cousin, Sophia Biltoft...
Edwin Gerald Reed (09/06/05)
Feb. 15, 1929--Sept. 1, 2005 ATWOOD -- Edwin Gerald Reed, 76, died Thursday (Sept. 1, 2005) in Denver, Colo. He was born Feb. 15, 1929, in Marshelltown, Iowa, to T. Edwin and Dorothy E. Reed. He married Violet Rose Ervin on Jan. 14, 1949, and worked as a butcher...
Joanne K. Kennedy (09/02/05)
Oct. 5, 1936--Sept. 2, 2005 GOTHENEBURG -- Joanne K. Kennedy, 68, died Friday (Sept. 2, 2005). Joanne was born Oct. 5, 1936, at Ainsworth to Armand and Miriam Lambert Carr. She graduated from Springview High School in 1954. Joanne was married to Bruce L. ...
Lucy Robbins (09/02/05)
Sept. 26, 1929--Sept. 1, 2005 HAIGLER -- Lucy Gorgetta Robbins, 75, died Thursday (Sept. 1, 2005) at the Sarah Ann Hester Memorial Home in Benkelman. She was born Sept. 26, 1929, to Harry and Lola (Bennett) Arnold in Rutheron, N.M. She was the youngest of five children and spent most of her childhood in New Mexico and Colorado...
Hope Fitzgerald (09/01/05)
IMPERIAL -- Hope Fitzgerald, 84, died today (Sept. 1, 2005), at Chase County Community Hospital in Imperial. Survivors include two daughters, Martha "Marty" and husband, Steve Chartier of Paonia, Colo., and Cathy and husband, George Hoff of Cheyenne, Wyo.; a sister-in-law, Marie Sailors of Benkelman; and five grandchildren...