Gerald D. ‘Jerry’ Verbeek

Gerald D. ‘Jerry’ Verbeek, age 90, of Fremont Died Sunday October 14, 2018 at Providence Place.   Jerry was born November 27, 1927 in Scribner, Nebraska to John and Hazel ‘Nelson’ Verbeek.  He was raised in Fremont and graduated from Fremont High School.  After his schooling, Jerry embarked on a long military career that began as an enlisted soldier in the U.S. Army and end... Read More

Larry L. Gitt

Larry L. Gitt, age 77 of Fremont Died Wednesday October 10, 2018   Larry Lee Gitt passed away unexpectantly on October 10, 2018.  He was born in Fremont on March 4, 1941 to Elmer and Lillian (Rosie) (Adams) Gitt. He attended Fremont Senior High school and graduated in 1960, then enlisted in the United States Air Force where he served until 1968. Following his service, worked at Boei... Read More

Eileen J. Johnson

Eileen J. Johnson, 79 years, of Fremont, NE died Thursday, October 11, 2018 at Nebraska Methodist Health Systems of Fremont.  Eileen was born August 1, 1939 in West Point, NE to Joseph and Sophie(Prawitz)Rief. She grew up at West Point and was a 1957 graduate of Guardian Angels High School in West Point.  She attended Sioux City School of Commerce.  Eileen married Duane Johnson on October 18... Read More

William “Bill” C. Shannon

William “Bill” C. Shannon, 76 years, of Fremont, NE died Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at his home.  William was born March 16, 1942 at Parkin, Arkansas to Johnnie and Violet(Wood)Shannon. He attended high school at York, Nebraska.  He was a bull rider at rodeos in his younger years.  He served in the US Air Force during the Cuban Missile Crisis from February 1, 1961 until April 30, 1965.  W... Read More

Barbara C. Haslam

Barbara C. Haslam, 91 Fremont Barbara died at Nye Legacy Sunday October 7. She was born in Casper, Wyoming July 6, 1927graduating from Natrona County High School in Casper in 1945. She attended the University of Nebraska undergraduate and College of Law earning a Juris Doctorate in 1951. She was admitted to the Wyoming and Nebraska State Bar Associations in 1950 and 1951 respectively. On ... Read More

Edward G. Segebart Jr.

Edward G. Segebart Jr. age 83, of Fremont Died Wednesday October 3, 2018 at Fremont Health Edward was born April 24, 1935 in Denison, Iowa to Edward and Margaret ‘Reetz’ Segebart.  He was baptized (September 22, 1935) and confirmed (December 25, 1952) at Zion Lutheran Church in Denison.  Edward graduated from high school in Deloit, Iowa in May 1953.  He served in the United States Arm... Read More

Kimberly K. 'Kim' Kavan

Kimberly “Kim” K. Kavan, 54 years, of Omaha, NE passed away Sunday, October 7, 2018 at Josie Harper Hospice House in Omaha.  She was born March 1, 1964 in Fremont, NE to Arnold and Lorraine (Webster) Kavan. Kim grew up in North Bend, NE and graduated from North Bend Central High School in 1982.  After attending Bahners College of Hairstyling, she moved to Lincoln.  Kim owned and operated... Read More

Larry L. Koski

Larry L. Koski age 79 of Fremont passed away Friday, October 5, 2018 at Nebraska Methodist Health of Fremont.   He was born December 6, 1938 to Laurie and Margaret (Reiter) Koski in New Castle, PA. Larry grew up in New Castle and then served in the US Air Force at San Antonio, TX and Lincoln, NE.  He came to Fremont in the early 1960's.  Larry married Sandra Diedrichsen on November 28, 1964... Read More

Norma R. Jones

Norma R. Jones, 95, of Fremont died Thursday. October 4, 2018   Norma was born to Philip and Olive (Genereux) Rupprecht on October 15, 1922.  She was born in Campbell, Nebraska where she grew up and graduated from high school.  Then she attended the University of Nebraska.   On January 16, 1944 she was married in Raleigh, North Carolina to Orville F. Jones.  They lived ... Read More

Jeffrey L. Plahn

Jeffrey L. Plahn, age 62, of Fremont died Wednesday, October 3, 2018, at his home. Jeff was born on March 3, 1956, to Thorle and Arlene (Sorensen) Plahn in Harlan, Iowa. He attended schools in Fremont, Rising City, and graduated from Friend High School in 1974.  In 1983, he graduated from Doane College, Crete, Nebraska. He served in the US Air Force from 1976 until 1979.  He married Dee... Read More