Darrell Dean (Pete) Laaker

Darrell Dean (Pete) Laaker, 85 years, of rural Nickerson, passed away on January 22, 2018 at Nye Legacy in Fremont, NE. He was born April 5, 1932 to Albert and Vera (Echtenkamp) Laaker in rural Nickerson, NE.  He was raised on the family farm and was a farmer there, his entire life.  He was baptized, confirmed and was a member at St. Paul’s Church, Arlington, NE.  He attended Lallman, Brin... Read More

Arlette G Engelhardt

Arlette G Engelhardt, 90 years young, of Fremont went to join her husband Howard in heaven, Saturday January 20, 2018.  Arlette was born October 22, 1927 to Walter and Elizabeth Erickson (Voigt) by  Oakland, NE.  After moving to another farm by West Point, NE, Arlette graduated from West Point  High School in 1945.  She also attended her 70 year high school reunion in 2015. Arlette leave... Read More

LaVonne  J. Rohlfs

LaVonne  J. Rohlfs, 88 of Fremont, died early Sunday, January 21, 2018 in Fremont. LaVonne was born January 25, 1929 in Cedar Rapids, Nebraska to Otto and Mabel (Reigle) Richards.  She grew up in Cedar Rapids and graduated from high school there in 1945.  She enrolled at Midland College in Fremont, and through Midland College, she graduated from Immanuel School of Nursing and Midland College ... Read More

Judy L. McCarthy

Judy L. McCarthy, 74 years, of Fremont, Nebraska passed away Saturday, January 20, 2018 at Nye Legacy in Fremont.  She was born on April 5, 1943 in Omaha, Nebraska to William and Ethel (Miller) Adams. She graduated from Omaha North High School in 1961.  Judy married Richard McCarthy on November 18, 1961 in Omaha, NE.  She received her cosmetology license in 1963.  They moved to Fremont in 197... Read More

Marie J. Johnson

With very sad but very full hearts, the family of Marie Josephine (Kopecky) Johnson shares that Marie passed away on January 22nd in Fremont, NE.  Marie was 95-years old and a wonderful example of a life well-lived.   Marie was born on September 5th, 1922 to Bohumil and Anna (Justyn) Kopecky and grew up on a farm outside of Octavia, NE.  She was the sixth of seven children and spoke a... Read More

Gerald Thomas "Tom" Brant

Gerald T. (Tom) Brant, 72 years of Fremont passed away Sunday, January 21, 2018 in Omaha. He was born on June 26, 1946 in Pottstown, PA to Gerald and Mable (McKinley) Brant. Tom grew up in Pottstown and graduated from Pottsgrove High School in 1964.  He graduated from Midland College in 1968, and began teaching at Fremont High School. Tom married Judith Gettys on May 31, 1968 at the First Luth... Read More

Leroy "Red" Bernard Raymond Klinzing

Leroy "Red" Bernard Raymond Klinzing, 79 years, of Fremont, NE died Sunday, January 21, 2018 at Dunklau Gardens in Fremont.  Leroy was born November 2, 1938 in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin to Albert and Marguerite(Carey)Klinzing.  He grew up in Wisconsin and after the death of his father, the family moved to Dodge, NE in 1953.  He attended Sacred Heart Catholic School in Olean, NE.  His family then ... Read More

Ardys M. Hasenkamp

Ardys M. Hasenkamp age 91 of Fremont, formerly of Scribner Died January 20, 2018 at Nye Pointe in Fremont Ardys was born May 29, 1926 in Snyder, Nebraska to Elsa (Kneiriem) and Herman Fischer. She was baptized and confirmed at Trinity Lutheran Church in rural Scribner.  Ardys attended School District 47 in Dodge County through the 8th grade. Ardys married LeRoy Hasenkamp on August 11, 1... Read More

Ruben B. Dunson

Ruben B. Dunson age 92 of Fremont, passed away Saturday, January 20, 2018 at Dunklau Gardens in Fremont.  He was born March 10, 1925 in Brady, TX to Ransom and Nellie (Pope) Dunson.  He grew up in Brady and then served in the Navy from October 9, 1942 to February 15, 1950 during World War II.  After the military he moved to Nebraska and came to Fremont shortly after.  He worked at Hormel in Fr... Read More

Lowell O. Nuetzmann

Lowell O. Nuetzmann age 80 of Fremont, passed away Friday, January 19, 2018 at Fremont Health Medical Center.  He was born September 14, 1937 at Austin, MN to Oscar and Tena (Sanvich) Nuetzmann. Lowell grew up at Austin and was a 1955 graduate of Austin High School.  He then served in the US Air Force from June 15, 1955 to February 5, 1959, during the Korean War.  He came to Fremont in 1960 ... Read More