Obituaries

Wed
29
Jul

ALAN RICHARD

Alan Richard was born May 26, 1945, in Humboldt, Nebraska, while his father was serving overseas in World War II. He was the son of Hartley and Lillian (Stalder) Richard. He died July 24, 2015, in Omaha, Nebraska after complications from heart valve replacement surgery. Alan graduated from Humboldt High School in 1963 and attended Peru State College. He married Martha Kay Bock March 25, 1965, at Frieden’s Church in Bern, Kansas. Alan and Martie were the proud parents of two sons, Joseph Alan and Jon Alan. Alan pursued a career in the gas service industry and ranching. After moving to a ranch near Pawnee City, he was very active in local and regional civic groups. Alan is survived by his wife of 50 years, Martie, sons Joe (Shelley) Richard of Omaha, Nebraska and Jon (Tina) Richard of Ames, Iowa, grandchildren Bradley, Brianna, Taylor and Cole Richard, sister Barbara (Ron) Easley of Papillion, Nebraska, many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Wed
22
Jul

Goldie Helena (Spier) Hunzeker,

Wed
22
Jul

Donald Dean Edgerton

Feburary 2,1929 ~ April 11,2015 Donald Dean Edgerton passed away on April 11, 2015 at the age of 86. He was born on February 2,1929 to Lloyd and Myrtle Edgerton. Donald was preceded in death by his parents and 3 of his siblings,
Thu
16
Jul

Roxanne Marie Pruett July 20, 1969 ~ June 29, 2015

Thu
16
Jul

Lawrence Thomas Phelan Septembr 23, 1938 ~ July 4, 2015

Thu
16
Jul

Viona Bessie (Gray) Buman October 21, 1921 ~ July 11, 2015

Thu
16
Jul

Beatrice (Betty) Ann Blecha October 19, 1931 ~ July 12, 2015

Wed
08
Jul

Charlene A. Rohlmeier Kaster

November 28, 1932 ~ June 30, 2015 Charlene A. Rohlmeier Kaster, 82, North of Seneca died on Tuesday, June 30, 2015 at Nemaha Valley Community Hospital in Seneca. Charlene was born at home, near Pawnee City, Nebraska, on November 28, 1932 to Carl and Charlotte (Tegtmeier) Rohlmeier. Charlene grew up on the family farm three miles east of Du Bois, Nebraska. She attended kindergarten through eighth at Athens Country School and graduated from Du Bois Public High School in 1950. Charlene married Charles Kaster on April 9, 1960 at Friedens United Church of Christ west of Bern, the couple celebrated 55 years of marriage. Charlene attended Doane College in Crete, Nebraska and graduated from Peru State College in Peru, Nebraska with a BA in Elementary Education. She taught at Bennet, Nebraska, Kelly, Kansas and Bern, Kansas. Charlene and Charles starting fostering children in 1974; and opened their home to approximately 50 children. In her retirement, she helped at several local daycares.

Wed
08
Jul

Jean Dougherty

June 11, 1925 ~ July 4, 2015 Jean Dougherty 90, of Lincoln, Nebraska formerly of Burchard, Nebraska passed away on Saturday, July 4, 2015 in Lincoln, Nebraska. She was born on June 11, 1925 to Jesse Henry and Grace (Hylton) Korber in Harveyville, Kansas. Jean moved with her family to Pawnee City, Nebraska in 1927. Jean married Harold Dougherty on February 9, 1945 in Burchard, Nebraska. They made their home in Burchard, Nebraska. To this union 11 children were born. Jean was a member of Sacred Heart Parish since 1950. She played the organ for 50 years at the church. She was also a member of the Legion Auxillary. She loved to fish and was a great cook, cinnamon rolls were an all time favorite. Jean enjoyed all types of word puzzles and playing cards with her friends was a favorite past time.

Wed
01
Jul

Betty Brown

June 30, 1932 - June 24, 2015 Betty Jane Brown, 82 of Pawnee City, Nebraska passed away on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at the Good Samaritan Home in Auburn, Nebraska. She was born on June 30, 1932 to August and Bertha “Alice” (Burgett) Babcock, rural Dawson, Nebraska. Betty was one of nine children. Betty attended school at District 16 near Dawson and later graduated from Pawnee City High School. Betty met Donald Brown of Table Rock and later they were married on June 15, 1949. They made their home in Pawnee City, Nebraska. To this union they had four children.  Betty was active in church where she sang in the choir, taught Sunday School and Bible School. She loved music and played the piano. Betty also enjoyed flowers, vegetables and gardening. Betty was  also active in the Ladies V.F.W. Auxillary unit in Pawnee City.

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