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  • Marilyn Jean (Pollei) Schipporeit Obituary Photo
    Marilyn Jean (Pollei) Schipporeit, 83 Broken Bow, Nebraska

    June 11, 1934 - May 27, 2018

    Marilyn Jean Schipporeit, age 83, passed away May 27, 2018 at Jennie Melham Memorial Medical Center in Broken Bow, Nebraska. Marilyn was born June 11, 1934 at Hoquiam, Washington to Herbert and Mona (Kelly) Pollei....


  • Steven E. "Steve" Hapner Obituary Photo
    Steven E. "Steve" Hapner, 71 Ainsworth, Nebraska

    November 17, 1946 - May 24, 2018

    Steven Eugene Hapner was born on November 17, 1946 in Richmond, Indiana to Lloyd Eugene Hapner and Doris (Hewitt) Hapner and passed away on May 24, 2018 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney after suffering from a weak...


  • Roger F. Bernt Obituary Photo
    Roger F. Bernt, 69 Amarillo, Texas

    August 28, 1948 - May 9, 2018

    Roger F. Bernt was born on August 28, 1948 to William George Bernt and Mabel Frances (Janak) Bernt at Stuart, Nebraska, and passed away on May 9, 2018, at Amarillo Texas. In 1956, Roger moved, with his parents, two...


  • Richard Lee Goochey Obituary Photo
    Richard Lee Goochey, 81 Ainsworth, Nebraska

    July 23, 1936 - May 1, 2018

    Richard Lee Goochey was born on July 23, 1936 in Duff, Nebraska to Verna Louise Goochey and Francis Rittenhouse at Duff, Nebraska. He passed away on May 1, 2018 at the Sandhills Care Center in Ainsworth, Nebraska. ...


  • Avis E. (Sawyer) Moore Obituary Photo
    Avis E. (Sawyer) Moore, 93 Randolph (formerly of Long Pine), Nebraska

    September 7, 1924 - April 22, 2018

    Avis Elizabeth (Sawyer) Moore, 93, died April 22, 2018 at Colonial Manor Skilled Nursing Facility of Randolph, Nebraska. Avis Elizabeth Moore was born on September 7, 1924 in Rock County, Nebraska...


  • Albert M. Polen Obituary Photo
    Albert M. Polen, 78 Long Pine, Nebraska

    December 5, 1939 - April 9, 2018

    Albert Morris Polen, 78, Long Pine, passed away April 9, 2018 in Grand Island, Nebraska. Albert was born in Sparks, Nebraska on December 5, 1939 and attended Bassett High School. He lived in Long Pine Nebraska for over...


  • Jason Keith Lauer Obituary Photo
    Jason Keith Lauer, 41 Ainsworth, Nebraska

    October 6, 1976 - April 2, 2018

    Jason Keith Lauer was born to Jim and Barb (Kops) Lauer on October 6, 1976 in Bassett, Nebraska. He passed away surrounded by family on April 2, 2018 at Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital in Omaha, Nebraska. From the...


  • Marilyn M (Hollingsworth) Philben Obituary Photo
    Marilyn M (Hollingsworth) Philben, 86 Ainsworth, Nebraska

    June 20, 1931 - March 22, 2018

    Marilyn Marie Hollingsworth was born on June 20, 1931 to Ira "Bus" F. and Alma B. Hollingsworth in Springview, Nebraska. She passed away on March 22, 2018, in Kearney, Nebraska at the age of 86. Marilyn attended and...


  • Harry Victor Pedersen Obituary Photo
    Harry Victor Pedersen, 76 Bassett, Nebraska

    August 4, 1941 - March 21, 2018

    Harry Victor Pedersen, 76, of Bassett, Nebraska, passed away on March 21, 2018 at the Grand Island VA Medical Center in Grand Island, Nebraska. Harry was born to Victor and Marjorie (Skillman) Pedersen at Ainsworth,...


  • Teresa Lynn "Teri" Burdick Obituary Photo
    Teresa Lynn "Teri" Burdick, 63 Ainsworth

    August 23, 1954 - March 20, 2018

    Teresa Lynn Burdick (Stech) was born to W. Arden and Roena May (Davis) Stech on August 23, 1954. Teri was the oldest child born and has one younger brother, Dr. Jim Stech, of Lexington, Kentucky. She attended and...


  • Josephine V (Carr) Prentice Obituary Photo
    Josephine V (Carr) Prentice, 84 Norfolk, Nebraska

    March 31, 1933 - March 10, 2018

    Josephine Victoria Carr was born March 31, 1933 to Josephine (Dillon) Carr and George Carr in Springview, Nebraska. She passed away on March 10, 2018 at her home in Norfolk, Nebraska at the age of 84 years, eleven...


  • Otto Gerald "Shorty" Schipporeit Obituary Photo
    Otto Gerald "Shorty" Schipporeit, 82 Ainsworth, Nebraska

    March 31, 1935 - March 8, 2018

    Otto Gerald "Shorty" Schipporeit, 82 Gerald "Shorty" Schipporeit, the second of six children, was born March 31, 1935, to Otto G. and Sarah Esther (Athey) Schipporeit at Brewster, NE. He died March 8, 2018, at the Good...


  • Vivien D. (Rauscher) Johnson Obituary Photo
    Vivien D. (Rauscher) Johnson, 91 Ainsworth, Nebraska

    March 3, 1927 - March 8, 2018

    On March 8, 2018 Vivien Darlene Johnson, daughter of Max and Alice (Esterly) Rauscher, was called home to Heaven by her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Vivien was born on March 3, 1927 and was raised on a farm northwest...


  • Gary M. Kelly Obituary Photo
    Gary M. Kelly, 71 Ainsworth, Nebraska

    September 19, 1946 - February 19, 2018

    Gary Marvin Kelly was born in Ainsworth, Nebraska on September 19, 1946 to Grace N. (Gipson) and Marvin H. Kelly. He was the oldest of three siblings, Craig was born on October 1, 1949 (middle), and Christine "Chris"...


  • Donald E. "Donnie" Richardson Obituary Photo
    Donald E. "Donnie" Richardson, 86 Ainsworth, Nebraska

    December 15, 1931 - February 18, 2018

    Donald E. Richardson was born to Charles Richardson Sr., and Alice (Werthner) Richardson on December 15, 1931. Don was the youngest of seven children. A brother and sister died in infancy, leaving four brothers and 1...


  • Norma L. (Dishman) Davis Obituary Photo
    Norma L. (Dishman) Davis, 84 Ainsworth, Nebraska

    July 14, 1933 - February 17, 2018

    Norma LaVerna (Dishman) Davis July 14, 1933 – February 17, 2018 Norma LaVerna (Dishman) Davis was born in Blaine County, Nebraska to Archie and Bessa (Godfrey) Dishman on July 14, 1933. She was the fifth of...


  • Mary   Lee (Kern) Baker Obituary Photo
    Mary Lee (Kern) Baker, 92 Ainsworth, Nebraska

    October 7, 1925 - February 15, 2018

    Mary Lee Kern Baker was born October 7, 1925 in Robinson, Kansas to Jesse and Ione Kern. She passed away Thursday, February 15, 2018 at Ainsworth, Nebraska. Mary graduated from Robinson High School in 1943 and moved...


  • Ida L. "Leah"  Fredericksen Obituary Photo
    Ida L. "Leah" Fredericksen, 51 Ainsworth, Nebraska

    February 7, 1966 - February 1, 2018

    Ida L. "Leah" Fredericksen was born February 7, 1966 in Rupert, Idaho to Donald and Joan [Koch] Fredericksen. She left us on February 1, 2018 at her home south of Ainsworth, Nebraska. Her family moved to Talent, Oregon...


  • Mabel M. (McIntosh) Hespe Obituary Photo
    Mabel M. (McIntosh) Hespe, 97 Burton, Nebraska

    February 1, 1921 - February 1, 2018

    Mabel Mildred Hespe was born February 1, 1921 in Council Bluffs, Iowa to Riley A. McIntosh and Florence M. Pruett. She passed away on February 1, 2018 at the age of 97 at her home in Burton, Nebraska. She accepted...


  • Barbara J. (Skinner) Lamb Obituary Photo
    Barbara J. (Skinner) Lamb, 86 Ainsworth, Nebraska

    August 17, 1931 - January 28, 2018

    Barbara Janet Lamb was the first born of Morris and Marie Skinner on August 17, 1931 in Ainsworth, NE. She spent her childhood growing up in the Sandhills prairie with her parents and her brother. Her family was in...


  • Karen  Ann Philben Obituary Photo
    Karen Ann Philben, 68 Springview, Nebraska

    August 30, 1949 - January 27, 2018

    Karen Ann Philben was born on August 30, 1949 to Ernest "Bud" Philben and Lois (Carr) Philben in Ainsworth, Nebraska. She attended grade school and graduated from Keya Paha County High School in Springview, Nebraska in...


  • Monte L.  Osborn Obituary Photo
    Monte L. Osborn, 52 Ainsworth, Nebraska

    February 16, 1965 - January 19, 2018

    Monte Lyn Osborn was born February 16th, 1965 to Lois (Theiman) Osborn and Duane S Osborn. He departed this life on January 19th, 2018, at the age of 52. Monte was in born in O'Neill, NE and lived part of his...


  • Chaeley Jo Ruegge Obituary Photo
    Chaeley Jo Ruegge, 17 Johnstown, Nebraska

    June 25, 2000 - January 11, 2018

    Chaeley Jo Ruegge was born June 25, 2000 at O'Neill, Nebraska, to David and Jennifer (Adsit) Ruegge. Her life was tragically taken in an automobile accident on January 11, 2018, at Ainsworth, Nebraska. She attended...


  • Roger  A. McCoy Obituary Photo
    Roger A. McCoy, 72 Ainsworth, Nebraska

    December 5, 1945 - January 9, 2018

    Roger Allen McCoy, 72, of Ainsworth, passed away Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at the Brown County Hospital after a lengthy illness. Roger was born December 5, 1945, the only child of Victor Allen and Martha Rose (Morrow)...


  • Evelyn D. (Stufft)  Moody Obituary Photo
    Evelyn D. (Stufft) Moody, 84 Ainsworth, Nebraska

    April 24, 1933 - January 6, 2018

    Evelyn Deloris Moody, 84, of Ainsworth, Nebraska passed away January 6, 2018 in Phoenix, Arizona. Evelyn was born in rural Brown County to Foster and Ruby Stufft on April 24, 1933. She went to high school at Ainsworth...