AUBURN -- J.B. Choate, 71, died Thursday (July 4, 2002) at the Nemaha County Good Samaritan Center in Auburn. He was a former minister of the the First United Methodist Church in Auburn. He also ministered in Culbertson, Trenton and Wilsonville.
Survivors include his wife, Sue of Auburn; two sons, Jerry and wife, Jayne Choate of Hawthorne, Wis., and David and wife, Elizabeth Choate of Beatrice; two daughters, Wanda and husband, Rich Carr of Lincoln and Yolanda and husband, Justin Wheelson of Sterling; and two brothers, Dawson and Doyle Choate.
Services will be Monday, 10 a.m., at the First United Methodist Church in Auburn. Interment will be at Sheridan Memorial Cemetery.
Visitation will be Sunday, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Family will be present to greet friends from 7-9 p.m.
Memorials may be given in his name to Family Choice.
Hemmingsen Funeral Home in Auburn is in charge of the arrangements.