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Obituaries from October 2008

Emory Putz (10/31/08)
July 12, 1931-Oct. 30, 2008 Emory Putz died Thursday, Oct. 30, 2008, at his home in McCook. He was 77 years old. Emory was born on July 12, 1931, in Hastings to Emory Walter and Bessie Glenda (Henderson) Putz, Sr. He graduated from Blue Hill High School in 1948...
Ruth (Nicodemus) Laidig (10/31/08)
July 13, 1914-Oct. 30, 2008 OBERLIN -- Ruth (Nicodemus) Laidig, 94, died Oct. 30, 2008 at Decatur County Good Samaritan Center in Oberlin. She was born July 13, 1914, in rural Decatur County to Homer and Vida (Park) Nicodemus. She was raised in the Villiona area and in Decatur County. She graduated from Decatur Community High School in 1932...
Dwight LaMonte Trusty (10/31/08)
Feb. 17, 1945 - Oct. 29, 2008 HAYES CENTER -- Dwight LaMonte Trusty of Hayes Center died Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008, at Heritage Estates Nursing Home in Gering. He was 63 years old. Dwight was born on Feb. 17, 1945, in Imperial to Louis and Maxine A. (Evans) Trusty. He graduated from Hayes Center High School in 1964...
Naomi M. (McClelland) Richard (10/31/08)
Oct. 30, 1925 - Oct. 30, 2008 NORTON, Kan. -- Naomi M. (McClelland) Richard, 83, formerly of Beaver City, died Thursday (Oct. 30, 2008) at Norton. She was born Oct. 30, 1925, at St. Francis to Homer and Ethal (May) Wolbach. She grew up in St. Francis and attended St. Francis schools. Following graduation she worked in the St. Francis area until her marriage to Clifford McClelland on May 17, 1953, in St. Francis...
Myrtle E. Warner (10/31/08)
June 18, 1907 - Oct. 29, 2008 OBERLIN -- Myrtle E. Warner, 101, died Wednesday (Oct. 29, 2008) in Newton, Kan. She was born June 18, 1907, in rural Selden, Kan., to Edward and Ellen C. Anderson. She grew up in the Selden area and attended country schools near Selden and Oberlin...
Joseph Theodore Brown (10/30/08)
March 18, 1928 - Oct. 25, 2008 ATWOOD -- Joseph Theodore Brown, 80, died Saturday (Oct. 25, 2008) at Good Samaritan Center in Atwood. He was born March 18, 1928, at Herndon to Wenzel and Theodora "Dora" (Barenberg) Brown. He was baptized and confirmed at St. Mary's Assumption Catholic Church in Herndon. He grew up in the Herndon and Achilles, Kan., area...
Kendra Elizabeth (Janssen) Hock (10/30/08)
June 17, 1985 - Oct. 27, 2008 HASTINGS -- Former Hastings resident, Kendra Elizabeth (Janssen) Hock, 23, of Gurley, Neb., died Monday, Oct. 27, 2008, near Eustis, Neb., as a result of an automobile accident. Services will be Saturday, Nov. 1, 2008, 10:30 a.m., at North Shore Assembly of God Church with Pastor Tony Anderson officiating. Burial will be in Parkview Cemetery, Hastings, Neb...
James Max Cline (10/29/08)
April 6, 1915 - Oct. 27, 2008 BENKELMAN -- James Max Cline, 93, formerly of Parks/Benkelman, died Monday (Oct. 27, 2008) at Hillcrest Nursing Home in McCook. He was born April 6, 1915, in Haddam, Kan., to Marty and Mayme (Strayer) Cline. As a small child, he moved with his family to Nebraska. He graduated from the eighth grade at Allston...
Karen Joy Frecks (10/28/08)
Feb 13, 1940 - Oct. 26, 2008 BERTHOUD, Colo. -- Karen Joy Frecks, 68, went into the presence of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Sunday (Oct. 26, 2008) at her home after a long battle with cancer. She was born Feb. 13, 1940, on the family farm near Palisade, Neb., to Kenneth Glen and Elizabeth Jane (Miller) Hayward. ...
Evelyn B. Johnston (10/27/08)
June 30, 1925 - Oct. 22, 2008 CURTIS -- Evelyn Beatrice McPherson, 88, of Imperial, formerly of Curtis, died Wednesday (Oct. 22, 2008). She was born June 30, 1920, to Hugh Duncan and Effie Mary (Calkins) McPherson at their home in Hooker County. When she was almost four years old her mother, Effie died in Grand Island. She started school at a Sand Hills country school located between Mullen and Seneca...
Michael B. Sayer (10/27/08)
April 29, 1965 - Oct. 25, 2008 LEBANON -- Michael B. Sayer, 43, died Saturday (Oct. 25, 2008) as a result of a traffic accident. He was born in McCook at St. Catherine's Hospital on April 29, 1965, to Derald B. and Patricia (Metzger) Sayer. He grew up on a farm southwest of Cambridge. He attended and graduated from Bartley High School...
Doris Melano (10/27/08)
Feb. 19, 1920 - Oct. 24, 2008 WAUNETA -- Doris Melano, 88, died Friday (Oct. 24, 2008) at Chase County Hospital in Imperial. She was born Feb. 19, 1920, at Banfield, Argentina to Arthur William and Lillian (Hayes) Pearson. She grew up in Argentina, where she received her education...
Rachel Maxine Porter (10/27/08)
Nov. 2, 1921 - Oct. 23, 2008 BENKELMAN -- Rachel Maxine Porter, 86, died Thursday (Oct. 23, 2008) at Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney. She was born Nov. 2, 1921, in Red Willow County to Orie and Emily (Hansen) Bible. She attended country school and was a graduate of Havana High School...
Conie B. (Carfield) Reynolds (10/24/08)
Dec. 23, 1920-Oct. 22, 2008 Conie B. (Carfield) Reynolds, 56, died Friday (Oct. 24, 2008), at Great Plains Regional Medical Center in North Platte. She was born March 11, 1952, in Oberlin to Kenneth and Mary Majestie (Raburn) Carfield. She grew up in the McCook area and attended McCook Senior High School...
Dale B. Neiman (10/24/08)
Dec. 23, 1920-Oct. 22, 2008 Dale B. Neiman died Wednesday Oct. 22, 2008, at the Hillcrest Nursing Home in McCook at the age of 87. He was born Dec. 23, 1920, in a sod house south of Curtis, Neb., the son of the late Leslie and Lillian (Dueland) Neiman. Dale grew up in the McCook area and attended McCook Sr. High School. Dale worked for seven years in a garage that his father owned...
Leona Vontz (10/24/08)
May 12, 1916-Oct. 21, 2008 HOLYOKE, Colo. -- Leona A.Vontz, 92, died Tuesday (Oct. 21, 2008), at Holyoke, Colo. She was born on May 12, 1916, in McCook, to Mary and Fred Swartz. On May 4, 1940, she married Francis J. "Buck" Vontz. She followed her husband to naval bases in Louisiana, Mississippi, California and Washington during World War II. ...
Helen L. Ketterl Kogl Kleidosty (10/22/08)
Nov. 8, 1916 - Oct. 18, 2008 HERNDON -- Helen L. Ketterl Kogl Kleidosty, 91, died Saturday (Oct. 18, 2008) at Rawlins County Health Center. She was born Nov. 8, 1916, to Louis and Katherine (Lippold) Ketterl in Pocasset, Okla. The family moved to a farm Northeast of Herndon and she attended Green Valley Rural School and St. Mary's High School. She went on to become a teacher in the rural Herndon area...
Vera Christina Redmer (10/22/08)
Oct. 17, 1916 - Oct. 19, 2008 TRENTON -- Vera Christina Redmer went to be with her Lord on Sunday, Oct. 19, 2008, at North Colorado Medical Center in Greeley, Colo., at the age of 92. She was born Oct. 17, 1916, at Trenton in Hitchcock County, the sixth child of Albert M. and Johanna (Rasmussen) Hedke. She grew up on a large farm south of Trenton with her five siblings and walked across wheat fields and pasture land to attend grade school in District 14, known as Prairie Dell...
Donald W. Hardin (10/22/08)
Nov. 24, 1921 - Oct. 17, 2008 BEAVER CITY -- Donald W. Hardin, age 86, formerly of Beaver City, died Friday (Oct. 17, 2008) at Christian Homes at Holdrege. He was born Nov. 24, 1921, at Beaver City to Perry and Anna (Gronquist) Hardin. He was raised on his grandparents' farm Southeast of Beaver City. He attended rural school district, graduated from Beaver City High School in 1939...
Gladys Yungblut Ricketts (10/21/08)
Aug. 3, 1911 - Oct. 18, 2008 LINCOLN -- Gladys Yungblut Ricketts, 97, died Saturday (Oct. 18, 2008) in Lincoln. She was born Aug. 3, 1911, to Walter and Besse (Rowell) Wright in Windsor, Ontario. She grew up in McCook and attended McCook Junior College...
Jennie Mae Guy (10/21/08)
Jan. 25, 1917 - Oct. 17, 2008 OBERLIN -- Jennie Mae Guy, 91, died Friday (Oct. 17, 2008) at Decatur County Good Samaritan Center in Oberlin. She was born Jan. 25, 1917, in Trego County, Kan., to Samuel and Lela (Brown) Coleman. She grew up in Trego County and attended school in WaKeeney, graduating in 1935...
George John Vlasin (10/21/08)
Feb. 22, 1924 - Oct. 20, 2008 HAYES CENTER -- George John Vlasin of Hayes Center died Monday, Oct. 20, 2008, at Eldorado Manor Nursing Home in Trenton. He was 84 years old. George was born to Joseph John and Rose Marie (Kucera) Vlasin on Feb. 22, 1924, in Hayes County on family farmstead southeast of Hayes Center. He attended rural country school through the eighth grade...
Barrnett 'Barney' R. Leitner (10/21/08)
May 5, 1927 - Oct. 18, 2008 Barrnett "Barney" R. Leitner, age 81, died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2008 near Seward. He was born May 5, 1927, to Edward W. and Elsie M. (Albrecht) Leitner in McCook. He married Lola G. Jones in Oberlin on Nov. 17, 1946. To this union three sons were born, Royce, Laney and Dennis. He farmed southwest of McCook, in his free time he played piano and guitar, he enjoyed his family and friends, and traveling on his motorcycle...
Jay Dale Buker (10/21/08)
Nov. 3, 1909 - Oct. 18, 2008 STOCKVILLE -- Jay Dale Buker, 98, of Stockville, died Oct. 18, 2008, at Linden Court in North Platte. He was born to Jesse G. and M. Alma (Wymore) Buker on Nov. 3, 1909, in Freedom. He grew up in Frontier County in the Stockville Area. He attended school in Freedom and graduated from Nebraska School of Agriculture in Curtis in 1930...
Larry James Jackson (10/21/08)
March 31, 1941 - Oct. 9, 2008 HOLBROOK -- Larry James Jackson, 67, of Holbrook was born March 31, 1941 in Wilsonville to Charles "Donnie" Jackson and Ella (Grotfeld) Jackson. He passed away at the Deaconess Hospital on Oct. 9, 2008, in Oklahoma City, Okla...
Esther A. Cram (10/21/08)
Nov. 19, 1912 - Aug. 28, 2008 BARTLEY -- Esther A. Cram, 95, died Aug. 28, 2008, at American Lutheran Nursing Home in Mapleton, Wis. She was born near Bartley on Nov. 19, 1912, to August and Mary Zeller. She was raised near Bartley. She met and married Joseph Quaintance and lived north of Bartley. He preceded her in death in 1957...
Merlin L. Wilmot (10/20/08)
Jan. 19, 1929 - Oct. 18, 2008 CAMBRIDGE -- Merlin L. Wilmot "Wimpy" 79, of Wilsonville, died Saturday (Oct. 18, 2008) at Cambridge Memorial Hospital. He was born Jan. 19, 1929, on a farm south of Wilsonville, to Everett and Helen (Miller) Wilmot. He graduated from Wilsonville High School in 1946. After that he attended Radio School in Omaha, then returned to Wilsonville...
Charles Keith Barnes (10/20/08)
June 16, 1932 - Oct 16, 2008 IMPERIAL -- Keith Barnes, 76, died Thursday (Oct. 16, 2008), at Bryan LGH Hospital in Lincoln He was born June 16, 1932, in Camby Precinct in Imperial to Charles Wilbe and Mary Ann (Edwards) Barnes. He attended and graduated from Wauneta High School in 1950...
Patricia L. Kay (10/20/08)
Nov. 26, 1928 - Oct. 17, 2008 NORTH PLATTE -- Patricia Lou Kay passed away at her home in North Platte surrounded by family on Oct. 17, 2008. She was born Nov. 26, 1928, in Cedar County, Neb., to Leonard L. and Eunice (Jorgensen) Larson. She graduated from McCook High School in 1946 and attended Mc Cook College...
Paul Willis Clark (10/20/08)
Aug. 28, 1916 - Oct. 18, 2008 STRATTON -- Paul Willis Clark, formerly of Stratton, Neb., died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2008, at Dundy County Hospital in Benkelman, Neb. He was born Aug. 28, 1916, in Stratton to Millard Emery and Hattie Bell (Jones) Clark, and grew up on the Clark family farm south of Stratton. He was a graduate of Stratton High School...
Keith Barnes (10/17/08)
IMPERIAL -- Keith Barnes, 76, died Thursday (Oct. 16, 2008), at Bryan LGH Hospital in Lincoln Funeral services will be Monday, 10:30 a.m., MT, at United Methodist Church of Imperial, with the Rev. Kay Alnor officiating. Interment will follow at the Blanche Cemetery in Chase County...
Helen Brown (10/17/08)
July 17, 1917-Oct. 16, 2008 LINCOLN -- Helen Brown, 91, of Lincoln, died Thursday (Oct. 16, 2008), at Tabitha. She was born July 17, 1917, near Wauneta, to Louis and Emma Blobaum. On June 16, 1934, she married Clark Brown. Survivors include her daughter, Shirley Gibson and husband, Jerry of Lincoln; three grandchildren, Alison Walling and fiance, Randy White of Lincoln, Jim Gibson and wife, Jodi of Lincoln and Nickey Gleason and husband, Brian of Tumwater, Wash.; four great-grandchildren, Ian, Seth Halie and Lexi; a sister, Hazel Self of Denver, Colo.; and a sister-in-law, Eleanor Blobaum of North Platte.. ...
Richard M. Hillebrand (10/17/08)
Dec. 4, 1941 - Oct. 26, 2008 NORTON, Kan. -- Richard M. Hillebrand, 66, of Norton, died Thursday (Oct. 26, 2008) at Decatur County Hospital in Oberlin. He was born Dec. 4, 1941, at the family farm north of Clayton, Kan., to Joe and Olene (Brooks) Hillebrand. He attended school in New Almelo, Clayton and Norcatur, Kan., graduating from Norcatur High School in 1959...
Joanne C. Whitson (10/16/08)
May 31, 1932 - Oct. 15, 2008 HOLBROOK -- Joanne C. Whitson, 76, of Holbrook, died Wednesday (Oct. 15, 2008) at Cambridge Hospital. She was born May 31, 1932, at Champaign, Ill., to Charles E. and Jessie M. (Crawford) Amerman. She grew up at Monitor, Ill., and attended Monitor High School graduating in 1951. She attended Purdue University at West Lafayette, Ind...
Harold L. Cook (10/16/08)
July 9, 1947 - Oct. 13, 2008 NORTON, Kan. -- Harold L. Cook, 61, died Monday (Oct. 13, 2008) at his home in Norton, Kan. He was born July 9, 1947, in Manning, Kan., to Wade and Grace (Wilken) Cook He attended Decatur Community High School and graduated in 1967...
Jolene Anne Burns (10/13/08)
March 26, 1975 - Oct. 9, 2008 Jolene Anne Burns died Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney. She was 33 years young. Jolene was born March 26, 1975, in Denver, Colo., to Samuel Baker and Shari Lyn (Stobie) Gillette. She graduated from Arvada High School, Arvada, Colo., in 1993. She continued her education at Metro State College in Denver...
Anna May (Dungan) Scarrow (10/15/08)
MCDONALD, Kan. -- Anna May Dungan Scarrow, 98, formerly of McDonald, Kan., died Monday (Oct. 13, 2008) at St. Luke's Good Samaritan Village in Kearney. Survivors include her two daughters, Evelyn Weld and Velta Mann; five sons, Marvin, Earl, Vern, Laurence and Earnest; sister, Bessie Shidler of Arizona; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and other relatives and friends...
Elmo E. Sughroue (10/15/08)
June 2, 1925 - Oct. 13, 2008 BARTLEY -- Elmo E. Sughroue, 83, died Monday (Oct. 13, 2008) at Community Hospital in McCook. He was born on a farm southeast of Indianola on June 2, 1925, to Paul and Clara (Pycha) Sughroue. At the age of three, the family moved to a farm southeast of Bartley where he lived for 80 years. He attended district 45 country school and graduated from Bartley High School in 1942. He went to the Grand Island Business College in 1942 and 1943...
Charlotte Mook (10/15/08)
June 20, 1913 - Sept. 25, 2008 SALEM, Ore. -- Charlotte Mook, age 95, of Salem, Ore., passed away peacefully on Sept. 25, 2008. She was born June 20, 1913, in Bloomington, Neb., to May (Kerr) Mook and Charles Mook. She attended Bloomington High School. Later, she moved with her family to Lebanon and lived there several years...
Linda Lee (Harmon) Boone (10/15/08)
March 26, 1940 - Oct. 9, 2008 Linda Lee (Harmon) Boone, age 68 died Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008, at her home in Dixon, Calif. She was born to Lewis "Bud" A. and Betty J. (Carpenter) Harmon on March 26, 1940 in McCook. She graduated from McCook High School in 1958...
Shirley Powell Skirvin (10/14/08)
Sept. 27, 1922 - Sept. 27, 2008 BATTLE CREEK, Mich. -- Shirley Powell Skirvin of Battle Creek, Mich., died (Sept. 27, 2008) at Calhoun County Medical Care Facility. She was born in Indianola on Sept. 27, 1922, to Francis and Dorothy Collins Powell...
David M. Feeken (10/14/08)
Jan. 18, 1949 - Oct. 5, 2008 KENAI, Alaska -- David Michael Feeken of Kenai, Alaska, 59, died Sunday (Oct. 5, 2008) at Central Peninsula Hospital in Soldotna, Alaska. He was born Jan. 18, 1949, in McCook to Robert and Joy Feeken. He grew up south of Cambridge on the family farm. He was involved in Cub Scouts, 4-H Club and was a member of the First Congregational UCC Church of Cambridge...
Lloyd Charles Wesch (10/14/08)
July 22, 1925 - Oct. 12, 2008 Lloyd Charles Wesch, 83, died Sunday, Oct. 12, 2008, peacefully at his home in McCook. He was born July 22, 1925, to Charles August and Nellie Pearl (Crocker) Wesch. He was raised on a farm south of McCook. He was hired on the Burlington Northern Railroad as a brakeman in 1949, and was promoted to a conductor in July of 1953. He was a conductor on Amtrak to Lincoln for the last 12 years before he retired in September of 1987...
Murel D. McNutt (10/14/08)
March 3, 1935 - Oct. 13. 2008 Murel Donald McNutt died Monday, Oct. 13, 2008, at his home in McCook at the age of 73. He was born March 3, 1935, in McCook, the son of the late Roy S. and Lucille M. (Marcum) McNutt. Murel grew up in McCook where he attended McCook Senior High School. In 1952, Murel joined the National Guard, serving until 1958...
Helena F. Hubbard (10/14/08)
Jan. 5, 1915 -- Oct. 13, 2008 HAMLET -- Helena F Hubbard, 93, died Monday (Oct. 13, 2008) at Wauneta. She was born Jan. 5, 1915, to William Frederick and Emilie (Schultz) Wach in Hayes County. She attended grade school at High Ridge and White Eagle Schools. She graduated from Hamlet High School in 1932...
Verne A. Pretzer (10/10/08)
Sept. 28, 1917-Oct. 9, 2008 DILLER -- Verne A. Pretzer, 91, died Thursday (Oct. 9, 2008), at Heritage Care Center in Fairbury. He was born Sept. 28, 1917, at Beatrice, to Albert and Bertha (Moschell) Pretzer. He was a World War II veteran. He was preceded in death by his parents...
Helen Fidler (10/10/08)
March 31, 1921-Oct. 10, 2008 GRANT -- Long time Grant resident Helen Fidler passed from this life Friday, Oct. 10, 2008 at the age of 87. Helen Cora (Cappel) Fidler was born March 31, 1921 at McCook, Neb. She was the sixth of 8 children born to August and Julia (West) Cappel who resided one mile west of Perry, Neb., in the lush Republican River valley...
Raythel Lea Reuber (10/10/08)
July 7, 1937 - Oct. 7, 2008 LUDELL, Kan. -- Raythel Lea (Draper) Reuber, 71, died Tuesday (Oct. 7, 2008) at Hospice House of Reno County in Hutchinson, Kan. She was born July 7, 1937, on the Wiggenhorn Ranch to Charles and Harriette (Mossburgh) Draper. She was confirmed and baptized at Trinity Lutheran Church in Ludell...
Geraldine May (Housley) Holcomb (10/10/08)
Feb. 24, 1923 -- Oct. 3, 2008 GREELEY, Colo. -- Geraldine May (Housley) Holcomb, 85, of Greeley, Colo., formerly of Westminster, Colo., died Friday (Oct. 3, 2008) at the North Colorado Medical Center in Greeley. She was born Feb. 24, 1923, in Freedom to Charles and Zella (Vandervort) Housley...
Darlene Ellen Lusk (10/02/08)
Nora Kathy Irene Roth (10/10/08)
Nora Kathy Irene Roth, beloved infant daughter of Matthew Adam Baker and Jessica Clair (Dernovich) Roth, born to heaven with angel's wings to join her sister on Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2008, at Bryan LGH East in Lincoln. Preceding her in death were her sister, Olivia Clair Roth; great-grandparents, Al Roth, James Fornengo, Frank and Frances Dernovich and W.R. "Bill" Coady...
Lela LaVerta Barnett (10/09/08)
June 9, 1917 - Oct. 8, 2008 HOLBROOK -- Lela LaVerta Barnett, 91, died Wednesday (Oct. 8, 2008) at the Beaver City Manor. She was born June 9, 1917, north of Cambridge, to Ross and Ollie Opal (Mick) Newcomb. She grew up on the farm and graduated from Cambridge High School in 1935. She completed normal training and taught all eight grades in rural schools. She drove a model A Ford to school...
Dorothy May Nielsen (10/09/08)
May 5, 1913 - Sept. 19, 2008 ELWOOD -- Dorothy May Nielsen, 95, died Friday (Sept. 19, 2008) at Elwood Care Center in Elwood. She was born May 5, 1913, at Curtis to Donald and Ella Nora (Strickland) Nelson. She was a 1933 graduate of the Nebraska School of Agriculture at Curtis...
Ronald Vinton Jones (10/07/08)
June 23-1944-Oct. 3, 2008 HARRISON -- Ronald Vinton Jones was born June 23, 1944, in Phoenix, Ariz., the first child of Vinton and Mildred Evelyn (Yancy) Jones. He passed away at his home in Harrison, Neb., on Oct. 3, 2008, at the age of 64. He was baptized at the Methodist Church in Benkelman, Neb., as a young child...
Cleo E. Bastin (10/07/08)
Sept. 24, 1917 - Oct. 3, 2008 LENEXA, Kan. -- Cleo E. Bastin, 91, died Friday (Oct. 3, 2008) in Lenexa, Kan. He was born Sept. 24, 1917, southwest of Menlo, Kan., in Thomas County to Harvey and Edith (Hawkins) Bastin. He grew up in Rexford and Menlo area and attended school in Menlo...
K Morris Davis (10/07/08)
Jan. 20, 1940 - Sept. 30, 2008 AINSWORTH -- K Morris Davis was born Jan. 20, 1940, in Ainsworth, Neb., and passed away at Rock County Hospital on Sept. 30, 2008. K grew up in Bassett, Neb., where he was active in sports, music and the Boy Scouts, going on to become a scout counselor during the summer months. In the winter, he worked after school at the sale barn...
Dickie Allen Wickizer (10/06/08)
July 19, 1940 - Oct. 3, 2008 PALISADE -- Dickie Allen Wickizer was born to Leo and Bonnie (Meguire) Wickizer of Stratton, Neb., on July 19, 1940, and died Oct. 3, 2008, as a result of a truck accident at the age of 68. Dickie grew up on the Shackelford ranch in the southwestern part of Nebraska and graduated in 1959, from the Stratton High School at Stratton...
Richard T. Colling (10/03/08)
April 15, 1927 - Oct. 1, 2008 Richard T. Colling, 81, died Wednesday (Oct. 1, 2008) at Hillcrest Nursing Home in McCook. He was born April 15, 1927, in McCook to Bernard and Helen (Kennedy) Colling. The family lived in McCook until he was 11-years-old, when they moved to Indianola. He attended country school...
Erma G. Johnson (10/03/08)
June 15, 1913 - Oct. 2, 2008 GENOA -- Erma G. Johnson, 95, of St. Edward, died Thursday, Oct. 2, 2008, at Cloverlodge Care Center. Visitation will be from 3 - 5 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 5, 2008, with a prayer service at 5 p.m., at Patrick Funeral Chapel in Genoa. Rev. Juliet Rasi will officiate...
Edith L. Carman (10/01/08)
Esther Wallace Farrington (10/01/08)
Oct. 5, 1910 - Sept. 27, 2008 ARAPAHOE -- Esther Wallace Farrington, 97, formerly of Edison and Arapahoe area died Saturday (Sept. 27, 2008) in New Jersey. She was born Oct. 5, 1910, at Edison to Clyde and Lillian (Bishop) Fleharty. She grew up in the Edison area, graduating from Edison High School...