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Obituaries from June 2007

Lloyd W. Weber (06/29/07)
Aug. 7, 1925 - June 27, 2007 LINCOLN -- Lloyd W. Weber 81, of McCook, died Wednesday (June 27, 2007) in Lincoln. He was born to Andrew and Leota (Housel) Weber on Aug. 7, 1925, in rural Lancaster County. Lloyd was a World War II Army Veteran. He was a member of the McCook VFW, Elks Lodge and Our Savior's Lutheran Church. He was also a member of the Reformed Church of America in Firth...
Marvin R. Heller (06/29/07)
KANONA, Kan., -- Marvin was born in Kanona, Kan. He spent his adolescence in McCook, which he always considered home. His youth was spent riding the rails of America and he visited almost every state in the union before returning to McCook. He was a Merchant Marine and served in World War II in the Air Force...
Cora Jean (Daffer) Teter (06/29/07)
Jan. 2, 1923 - June 6, 2007 CAMBRIDGE -- Cora Jean (Daffer) Teter, 84, of Cambridge, departed this life on Wednesday, June 6, 2007, in the Cambridge Memorial Hospital. Cora was born Jan. 2, 1923, to James Scott and Erma Faye (Nicholson) Daffer in their rural Lebanon residence. She attended elementary and high school in Lebanon, graduating as the valedictorian of the Class of 1940. She attended McCook Junior College, graduating in 1943...
Sharon 'Diane' (Dike) Ginther-Ramirez (06/28/07)
June 9, 1940 - June 22, 2007 CURTIS?-- Sharon "Diane"(Dike) Ginther-Ramirez, 67, of Curtis died Friday (June 22, 2007). She was born June 9, 1940, to George and Ruth (Davis) Dike at McCook. She attended McCook High School. She married Dwight Ginther in 1971. Later she married Vicente Coors. She worked for the carnival and traveled with them through Texas and Okalahoma. She broke and trained horses for the carnival...
Glen Arden Viersen (06/28/07)
Aug. 22, 1922 - June 23, 2007 VIRGINIA -- Glen Arden Viersen, died peacefully Saturday, June 23, 2007, at Fairfax Hospital. He was born Aug. 22, 1922, in McCook to the late Cyril Arden and Lottie Jane McClain Viersen. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 58 years, Marian Peck Viersen...
Elvira Johanna Ella Bloch (06/28/07)
Sept. 8, 1917 - June 27, 2007 ARAPAHOE -- Elvira Johanna Ella Bloch, 89, died Wednesday (June 27, 2007) at C.A. Mues Good Samaritan Center in Arapahoe. She was born Sept. 8, 1917, on a farm north of Arapahoe in Gosper County to Karl E.J. and Ida (Hartman) Wendland. She was baptized on Oct. 8, 1917, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Gosper County and was confirmed on June 24, 1931...
Donald James Poore (06/27/07)
Donald James Poore Nov. 4, 1928 - June 25, 2007 Donald James Poore died Monday (June 25, 2007) at Community Hospital in McCook. He was born Nov. 4, 1928, in McCook to William Forrest and Mildred (Modrell) Poore. He was a lifelong resident of McCook.??...
Dennis Lee Metzger (06/27/07)
Jan. 2, 1954 - Dec. 2, 2006 ALMA --?Dennis Lee Metzger, 52, died Dec. 2, 2006, at his home in La Vista. He was born to Emmett Jacob and Maxine Mae (Richardson) Metzger on Jan. 2, 1954, at Cambridge. He grew up attending Baptist Faith and Oxford Public Schools in Oxford...
Betty Vergean Edgett Jenik (06/27/07)
April 16, 1928 - June 24, 2007 MCDONALD, Kan. --  Betty Vergean Edgett Jenik, 79, died Sunday (June 24, 2007) at Homestead Health and Rehabilitation Center in Garden City, Kan. She was born at the family home in McDonald, April 16, 1928, to Edna Ellis and Fred Edgett...
Joe and Frances Segar (06/26/07)
Joe Segar Dec. 11, 1921 - June 6, 2007 LOS ALAMOS, N.M. - Joe Segar, 85, a resident of Los Alamos, N.M., since 1959, died on June 6, 2007. He is survived by his three children, Linda Patterson of Albuquerque, N.M., and Larry Segar and Nancy Barnes, both of Los Alamos; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; two brothers, Lowell Seger and wife, Mary Ellen of King City, Ore., and Rev. ...
Bonnie Jean Grant (06/26/07)
July 27, 1917 - June 18, 2007 BENKELMAN Bonnie Jean Grant (Fallert) of Benkelman died Monday (June 18, 2007) in Lakewood, Colo., at the age of 89. Daughter of William F. and Alma Rose Fallert, Bonnie was born July 27, 1917, in Benkelman. She was the youngest of four children, her siblings included; Valieta (Foster), Beryl (Russell) and William "Dale" Fallert...
Mary Lucille Curry (06/26/07)
Dec. 6, 1921 - June 20, 2007 NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Mary Lucille Curry, 85, of Hermitage, Tenn., formerly of Lincoln and Holbrook died Wednesday (June 20, 2007) in Nashville, Tenn. She was born Dec. 6, 1921, in Stromsburg to Wesley and Mildred (Carlson) Ericson...
Lester T. Donohue (06/26/07)
June 8, 1928 - June 24, 2007   BENKELMAN -- Lester T. Donohue, 79, died Sunday (June 24, 2007) at the Sarah Ann Hester Memorial Home in Benkelman. He was born June 8, 1928, on his family's farm in Cheyenne County south of Benkelman to James Harry and Alice Maude (Ivie) Donohue, and attended school near his home...
Lorraine Maxine Love (06/26/07)
Dec. 18, 1918 - June 24, 2007 SAN?DIEGO, Calif. -- Lorraine Maxine Love, 89, died Sunday (June 24, 2007) in San Diego, Calif. She was born Dec. 18, 1918, at Cedar?Bluffs, to John Ranie Sr. and Hattie Bruce (Hawkins) Love. She grew up in Oberlin and graduated from Decatur Community High School in 1935. She attended Kansas University, graduating in 1940...
Wendell L. Strohm (06/26/07)
Jan. 20, 1935 - June 21, 2007 ATWOOD -- Wendell L. Strohm, 72, died Thursday (June 21, 2007) at Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney. He was born Jan. 20, 1935, in Rockville, Ill., to Charles T. and Edna M. (Charlotte) Strohm. He was retired from the military, and worked for 28 years for the Denver Union Station in Denver, Colo. He was a resident of Atwood...
Jason Paul Allen (06/26/07)
Nov. 27, 1979 - June 24, 2007 HERNDON -- Jason Paul Allen, 27, died Sunday (June 24, 2007) near Atwood. He was born Nov. 27, 1979, in McCook to Patrick and Diana (Kummer) Allen. He grew up in Herndon, graduating from Herndon High School. He was united in marriage to Tasha Mabile on Dec. 28, 2001. He worked for Murfin Drilling and Production...
Bobby Dean Williamson (06/25/07)
NORTH?PLATTE?-- Bobby Dean Williamson, 70, of Herndon died Thursday, (June 21, 2007) at the Great Plains Regional Medical Center in North Platte. He was born Oct. 23, 1936, in Breckenridge, Mo., to Leo and Agnes (Hollingsworth) Williamson. He attended JC Penny High School in Hamilton, Mo., and served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean Conflict...
Sarah 'Sally' Blanche Floyd (06/22/07)
Aug. 7, 1912 - June 21, 2007 CURTIS -- Sarah "Sally" Blanche Floyd of Hayes Center died Thursday (June 21, 2007) at Sunset Haven Nursing Home in Curtis.  She was 94 years old. Sally was born on Aug. 7, 1912, at Quitman, Ark., to George Washington and Cora Alice (Thompson) Trawick.  She moved to Little Rock in 1928, where she worked as a stenographer until 1942.  During World War II she worked for the Maritime Commission in Oakland, Calif...
Richard W. Keefer (06/21/07)
July 21, 1931 - June 16, 2007 CAMBRIDGE -- Richard W. Keefer, 75, died Saturday, (June 16, 2007) at Grand Islands Veteran's Hospital. He was born in Columbus, July 21, 1931, to Herman T. and Anna (Kaipeft) Keefer. He attended school in Columbus and graduated from Kramer High School in 1949...
Clarence 'Chaunce' Edward Cook Jr. (06/20/07)
June 30, 1933 - May 28, 2007 HOUSTON, Texas -- Clarence "Chaunce" Edward Cook Jr., 73, died May 28, 2007 in Houston, Texas. He was born June 30, 1933, in McCook. He grew up in McCook and graduated from McCook High School in 1951. He moved to California and later Houston. He worked at Union Oil Company from 1965-1995. After retiring he became a Special Education Substitute at Ponderosa Elementary School in 2002. He was also involved with the Senior Olympics...
William 'Bill' Edward Green (06/19/07)
William "Bill" Edward Green, Sr. of McCook, died Sunday, (June 17, 2007) at Hillcrest Nursing Home.  He was 86 years old.  Bill was born at Edgar, to Guy I. and Grace (Hart) Green.  He graduated from Edgar High School, the University of Nebraska in Lincoln and attended George Washington University in Washington, D.C...
Eva E. Pezza (06/19/07)
April 14, 1923 - June 17, 2007 WAUNETA -- Eva E. Pezza, 84, died Sunday (June 17, 2007) at the Heritage of Wauneta.  She was born in Palisade on April 14, 1923, to Floyd and Anna (Dudek) Follett.  She graduated from Palisade High School. She married Frank Pezza in McCook on Oct. 2, 1944. ...
Edith M. Tatum-Heagney (06/19/07)
May 28, 1921 - June 16, 2007 CURTIS --?Edith M. Tatum-Heagney, 86, died Saturday (June 16, 2007) at Sunset Haven Nursing Home in Curtis. She was born May 28, 1921, to Eli and Emma A. (Parker) Raney at Wallace. She grew up and attended school in Wallace...
Janice L. Focke (06/19/07)
May 9, 1937 - June 17, 2007 ATWOOD -- Janice?L. Focke, 70, died Sunday (June 17, 2007) at Rawlins County Health Center in Atwood. She was born to John Jr. and Anna (Wicke) Focke on May 9, 1937, in Atwood. She was baptized into the Lutheran faith on May 30, 1937, and was confirmed on March 18, 1951, at Trinity Lutheran Church...
Steven Alan Schellhase (06/18/07)
Dec. 31, 1955 - June 13, 2007 OMAHA -- Steven Alan Schellhase, 51, died Wednesday (June 13, 2007) at the VA Hospital in Omaha.  He was born on Dec. 31, 1955, in Omaha to Alan B. and Patricia A. Bowers (Paine) Schellhase. He attended R-3 Phelps County Schools and graduated from Overton High School. ...
Ray A. Lohoefener (06/19/07)
Feb. 18, 1922 - June 17, 2007 OBERLIN -- Ray A. Lohoefener, 85, died Sunday (June 17, 2007) at his home in Oberlin. He was born Feb. 18, 1922, on a farm northwest of Oberlin, to Waldo and Lela (Jorgensen) Lohoefener. He grew up on a farm in Liberty Township northwest of Oberlin. He attended Liberty School and Decatur Community High School, graduating in 1939...
Fauneil Lavon Glee (06/18/07)
June 30, 1928 - June 11, 2007 BRIGHTON, Colo. -- Fauneil Lavon Glee, 78, died Monday (June 11, 2007) at Inglenook Assisted Living in Brighton, Colo. She was born June 30, 1928, in Hayes Center. She married Verl Glee. They were married for 58 years. She was preceded in death by her husband, Verl on April 1, 2007...
Garland June Welch (06/15/07)
Jan. 24, 1919 - June 11, 2007 SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Welch, Garland June, born Jan. 24, 1919, in McCook, passed away on June 11, 2007, in Sacramento at the age of 88 years. A long time Placer County resident, Garland was a devoted homemaker, 35 year member of the First United Methodist Church of Loomis, Calif., PTA President of Pioneer Elementary School, Lady Engineer Drill Team Captain and breast cancer survivor. ...
L. Mildred Taylor Cook (06/15/07)
Nov. 18, 1917 - June 9, 2007 PARADISE?VALLEY, Nev. -- L. Mildred Taylor Cook, born Nov. 18, 1917, in Oberlin to Edward and Ola Taylor, died Saturday (June 9, 2007) at the home of her granddaughter in Paradise Valley, Nev. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph, parents and brothers, Lloyd, Robert, Leither and Merle "Bill"...
Larry D. Paisley (06/15/07)
Jan. 18, 1935 - June 14, 2007 CAMBRIDGE -- Larry D. Paisley, 72, died Thursday (June 14, 2007) at Cambridge Memorial Hospital. He was born in Cambridge on Jan. 18, 1935, to H. Dean and Clara E. (Moore) Paisley.  He grew up in Cambridge and graduated from Cambridge High School in 1953. ...
Coralee M. Knepp (06/14/07)
June 26, 1936 - June 12, 2007 NORTH?PLATTE?-- Coralee M. Knepp, 70, formerly of Curtis, died Tuesday (June 12, 2007) her home in North Platte. She was born June 26, 1936, at Bazine, Kan., to Fred and Lydia (Stieben) Schlegel. She attended and graduated from Bazine High School...
Esther Doris Johanna Miller (06/14/07)
July 15, 1913 - June 12, 2007 ARAPAHOE?-- Esther Doris Johanna Miller, 93, died Tuesday (June 12, 2007) at C.A. Mues Good Samaritan Center in Arapahoe. She was born July 15, 1913, at Arapahoe to Herman and Minnie (Stillman) Leising. She attended school at Arapahoe and graduated in 1933...
Darin L. Hickel (06/13/07)
July 7, 1971 - June 11, 2007 Darin L. Hickel, 35, died Monday (June 11, 2007) in McCook. He was born July 7, 1971, in Great Bend, Kan., to Kenneth A. and Carol J. (Feist) Hickel. He worked as a manager for U.S. Air in McCook and was a pilot and flight instructor. He came to McCook six months ago from Great Bend...
Jean C. Carse (06/13/07)
May 25, 1919 - June 12, 2007 CAMBRIDGE -- Jean C. Carse, 88, died Tuesday (June 12, 2007) at the Cambridge Manor. She was born in Stratton, May 25, 1919, to Ulysses S. and Lulu (Conner) Burks. She attended and graduated from Stratton High School. She went to Kearney State College where she took normal training, she then returned to the area and taught rural school...
Keith 'Pike' Ellis (06/11/07)
Aug. 21, 1933 - June 9, 2007 STRATTON -- Keith "Pike" Ellis died Friday, June 8, 2007, at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney, Nebraska at the age of 73. He was born August 21, 1933 in Benkelman, Nebraska the son of the late John and Alice (Sparks) Ellis. He grew up in Benkelman, Nebraska where he received his education...
Clarence Elmer Barth (06/12/07)
April 8, 1915 - June 9, 2007 HOLYOKE, Colo. -- Clarence Elmer Barth, 92, died Saturday (June 9, 2007) at the Holyoke Nursing Home. He was born April 8, 1915, to Henry and Lydia (Hoch) Barth in Culbertson. He grew up in Culbertson, graduating from Culbertson High School in 1933. After graduation he worked for his father in retail sales and then he worked on the family farm north of Culbertson...
Harold Dean Breese (06/12/07)
Dec. 2, 1942 - June 9, 2007 WAUNETA -- Harold Dean Breese, 64, of Hayes Center died Saturday (June 9, 2007) at Heritage of Wauneta Nursing Home. He was born on Dec. 2, 1942, at Sidney, to Clarence Edward and Fern Frances (Walters) Breese.  He graduated from Wauneta High School and attended two years at the Voc Tech School in North Platte...
Mary Elizabeth Walden (06/11/07)
Aug. 27, 1923 - June 7, 2007 ST. FRANCIS -- Mary Elizabeth Walden, 83, died Thursday (June 7, 2007) after a long battle with cancer. She was born Aug. 27, 1923, to Minerva and Harry Gilliland in the Gilliland home south of Bird City. She attended Glendale School...
Richard Minnick (06/08/07)
Jan. 30, 1923-June 7, 2007 CAMBRIDGE -- Richard Vaughn Minnick, 84, died Thursday (June 7, 2007) in Cambridge.  He was born Jan. 30, 1923, in Cambridge, to Richard D. and Alice (Capp) Minnick. He married Darlene Lyons on Dec 21.1947. He owned and was a part of Minnick Hardware in Cambridge for more than 40 years. He served on the Cambridge City Council, the Cambridge Museum Board, the Lions Club and the Chamber of Commerce...
Doris M. Snyder (06/11/07)
April 8, 1922 - June 8, 2007 CURTIS --?Doris Marion Snyder died Friday (June 8, 2007) at the Sunset Haven Nursing Home in Curtis, at the age of 85. She was born April 8, 1922, at Des Moines, Iowa, the daughter of the late Carl C. and Laurabelle (Foster) Doolittle. She grew up in Des Moines where she graduated from Des Moines High School East in 1940. She attended college at Wessington Springs, S.D...
Kenneth E. Krous (06/11/07)
March 3, 1955 - May 28, 2007 TULARE, Calif. -- Kenneth E. Krous, 52, died Monday (May 28, 2007) at Tulare District Hospital in Tulare, Calif.  He was born March 3, 1955, in Cambridge to Elwyn S. and Elizabeth (Deffer) Krous.  At the time of his death, he was living in a group care home in Tulare...
James Cloyd Earnest (06/11/07)
July 16, 1963 - June 9, 2007 BENKELMAN - James Cloyd Earnest, 43, died Saturday (June 9, 2007) at Benkelman Hospital.  He was born July 16, 1963, to James G. and Bev L. (Sailors) Earnest at Cambridge. He attended Stratton Public Schools from kindergarten through twelfth grade and graduated in 1981.  After graduation, he attended Mid-Plains Community College in North Platte studying autobody...
Kathleen D. Newtson (06/11/07)
Sept. 17, 1953- June 6 2007 BENKELMAN -- Kathleen Diane Newtson passed away at the age of 53 on June 6, 2007, at Dundy County Hospital in Benkelman. She was born Sept. 17, 1953, in North Platte, to Orville L. and Phyllis (Gamble) Kern. She graduated from North Platte High School in 1971, and from McCook Community College with a Secretarial Science Degree in 1993...
Cora J. Teter (06/08/07)
Jan. 2, 1923 - June 6, 2007   CAMBRIDGE -- Cora J. Teter, 84, died Wednesday (June 6, 2007) at Cambridge Memorial Hospital. She was preceded in death by her husband, Delbert; one daughter, Joy Teter; her parents; one sister, Eleanor Dack; and two brothers, Stanley and James Reid Daffer...
Benjamin Michael Brogan (06/08/07)
May 3, 1977-June 6, 2007 ATWOOD -- Benjamin Michael Brogan, 30, died Wednesday (June 6, 2007) at Rawlins County Health Center in Atwood. He was born May 3, 1977, to Gary Brogan and Laura (Stevens) Brogan at Rawlins County Health Center in Atwood. He was baptized July 18, 1986, and confirmed April 12, 1992, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Colby, Kan. He graduated from Cheylin High School in 1996...
Roberta F. Urban (06/07/07)
Feb. 13, 1932 - June 6, 2007 OBERLIN -- Roberta F. Urban, 75, died Wednesday (June 6, 2007) at Good Samaritan Center in Oberlin. She was born Feb. 13, 1932, in rural Atwood to Ralph and Eleanor (Knudysek) Urban. She grew up in Atwood and attended Fairview District 48 and Atwood High School...
Arola 'June' Breinig (06/08/07)
April 4, 1944 - June 7, 2007 ARAPAHOE?-- Arola "June" Breinig, 63, died Thursday (June 7, 2007) at her home in Arapahoe after a lengthy battle with cancer. She was born on April 4, 1944, in Hastings to Curtis and Nellie (Hasemeyer) Heath. She attended school in Holdrege and graduated from Holdrege High School in 1962...
Bruce Kitt (06/08/07)
Aug. 21, 1921 - June 7, 2007 WAUNETA -- Bruce Edwin Kitt was born Aug. 21, 1921, to Ray and Hilda Seward Kitt in a sod house southwest of Wauneta. He grew up in the Wauneta area, attending Wauneta schools. On Oct. 21, 1938, he suffered severe spinal injury during a high school football game in Sutherland but recovered enough to graduate from Wauneta High School in 1940 and to continue to help his dad farm. Despite the cause of his injury, he remained an avid football fan...
John Teply Jr (06/08/07)
Nov. 18, 1914 - June 6, 2007 IMPERIAL -- John Teply, Jr. of Champion, died Wednesday (June 6, 2007) at Chase County Community Hospital.  He was 92 years old. John was born on Nov. 18, 1914, on the family farm north of Wauneta to John and Martha (Neverve) Teply.  He attended the rural Elmer School north of Wauneta...
Jackqulyn 'Dottie' M. Estergard (06/07/07)
Dec. 25, 1916 - June 6, 2007 CAMBRIDGE -- Jackqulyn "Dottie" M. Estergard, 90, died Wednesday (June 6, 2007) at Mues Good Samaritan Center in Arapahoe. She was born Dec. 25, 1916, to Robert A. and Estella (Cowles) Kinder in Cambridge.  She graduated from Cambridge High School in 1934...
Ruth Augusta (Andrews) Hopping (06/06/07)
Aug. 7, 1912 - March 15, 2006 BEAVER CITY -- Ruth Augusta (Andrews) Hopping, 92, died March 15, 2006 at her home in Reno, Nev. She was born on Aug. 7, 1912, in Cambridge to Donald "Dan" and Mary Alice (Clark) Andrews. After completing her schooling in Nebraska and graduating from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln, she taught elementary school in Superior, Grand Island and Cambridge. She moved on to teach in Monte Vista, Colo., with her older sister, Mary,...
Joseph John Ozanne (06/05/07)
Oct. 16, 1968 - June 3, 2007 EL DORADO, Kan. -- Joseph John Ozanne, 38, died Sunday (June 3, 2007) at his home in El Dorado, Kan. He was born Oct. 16, 1968, at Corpus Christi, Texas to Johnnie and Pamela (Stewart) Ozanne. Survivors include his mother, Pamela of Wichita, Kan., two brothers, Johnnie Ozanne and Mike Kane both of Wichita, Kan., and grandparents, Bernadette and John Sis of Indianola...
Elsie Gertrude Sparks (06/06/07)
March 15, 1907 - June 5, 2007 Elsie Gertrude 'Gertie' Sparks, 100, died Tuesday (June 5, 2007) at Hillcrest Nursing Home in McCook. She was born March 15, 1907, at Belden to Eugene and Edna (Yale) Childers. She grew up in Belden, where she graduated from Belden High School...
Larry Duane Ready (06/05/07)
Jan. 21, 1932 - June 3, 2007 LONGMONT, Colo., --?Larry Duane Ready, 75, of Longmont, Colo., died Sunday (June 3, 2007) at Longmont United Hospital following a brief illness. Larry was born Jan. 21, 1932, on the family farm near Hayes Center to Lawrence Lovejoy Ready and Margaret Ellen (Burkert) Ready...
Victor J. Pochop (06/05/07)
Sept. 5, 1918 - May 31, 2007 ATWOOD?-- Victor J. Pochop, 88, died Thursday (May 31, 2007) at Rawlins County Health Center in Atwood. He was born Sept. 5, 1918, at Beardsley, Kan., to Rudolph and Vincentia (Novotny) Pochop. He attended Forest Hill country school. He served in the U.S. Army 35th Infantry for three and a half years in the European Theater during World War II. He earned five battle stars during his service...
Patricia 'Patsy' Mae Teply (06/05/07)
May 24, 1928 - June 1, 2007 IMPERIAL -- Patricia "Patsy" Mae (Creasman) Teply, 79, died Friday (June 1, 2007) at Chase County Community Hospital. She was born May 24, 1928, to Bill and Charlotte (Powers) Creasman in Indianola. She grew up in Southwest Nebraska and graduated from Wauneta High School in 1946. She attended McCook Community College and after receiving a teaching certificate, she taught one year at a rural county school...
Eva Lucile Dunn (06/04/07)
MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. -- Eva Lucile Dunn, a 56 year resident of Manhattan Beach, Calif., died Wednesday (May 16, 2007) in Playa Vista, Calif. Born on a farm north of Indianola, Eva was 82 when she died. Eva was a member of the Manhattan Community Church...
Ruby L. Dack (06/01/07)
Ruby L. Dack, 73, died Friday (June 1, 2007) at Community Hospital in McCook. She was born Dec. 23, 1933, in McCook to Joseph Edward and Maude Cecil (Tubbs) Dack. She graduated from McCook High School in 1951. After graduation she began her employment with McCook National Bank and First Central Bank as a cashier for 40 years until she retired...
John E. Ham (06/04/07)
March 7, 1918 - May 9, 2007 BRIGHTON, Colo. -- John E. Ham 89, Wednesday (May 9, 2007) at Platte Valley Medical Center in Brighton, Colo. He was born to Eugene F. and Edna (McEvoy) Ham on March 7, 1918, in Benkelman. His mother died when he was 11/2 years old. ...
Margaret C. Merrill (06/04/07)
Nov. 3, 1912 - June 1, 2007  STRATTON -- Margaret C. Merrill, 94, died Friday (June 1, 2007) at El Dorado Manor in Trenton. She was born Nov. 3, 1912, to Edwin and Mable (Williamson) Zigler on a farm south of Stratton in Hitchcock County.  She attended school in Stratton and was a member of the graduating class of 1930 at Stratton High School...
 Vivian Murry (06/01/07)
May 30, 1914 - May 25, 2007 LOVELAND, Ohio -- Vivian Esther Victoria Murry, 92, died Friday (May 25, 2007) at the Lodge Care Center in Loveland, Ohio. She was born May 30, 1914, at Kearney to Nels and Emma Nelson and was raised in a sod house. The family moved to Dundy County and she attended school in Max.  She continued her education at nursing school in Denver, Colo.  After graduation, she relocated to California in 1940...