Libbie M. Dirks

Libbie M. Dirks, 100 years, of San Antonio, TX died April 24, 2019 in San Antonio. Libbie was born November 4, 1918 in Linwood, NE to Anton and Mary (Kubicek) Travnicek.  She was a 1937 graduate of Linwood High School.   She attended Lincoln General Hospital School of Nursing for 3 years, then attended University of Nebraska at Lincoln and the University of Michigan for 1 1/2 years.... Read More

John E. Tharp

John E. Tharp, 85 years, of Fremont, Nebraska passed away Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at Methodist Fremont Health.   John was born March 8, 1934, in Scribner, Nebraska, to John Tharp and Josephine Gregg. He graduated from Scribner High School in 1952. John married Betty Osterloh on June 21, 1952 in Fremont.  John served in the U.S. Army in 1955 for 2 years before moving to Fremont.  He bec... Read More

Cecilia O. Powers

Cecilia O. Powers, 98 years, of North Bend, NE died May 8, 2019 at Legacy Estates in Lincoln, NE. Funeral Mass will be 10:00 A.M., Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in North Bend.  Visitation will be Monday from 5 PM to 7 PM with a Christian Mother’s Rosary at 7 PM all at Moser Memorial Chapel in North Bend.  Burial will be at the Woodland Cemetery at North Bend.... Read More

Geraldine J. ‘Jeri’ Nagengast Schlepp

Geraldine J. ‘Jeri’ Nagengast Schlepp, age 74, of Fremont Died Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at Methodist Fremont Health   Jeri was born May 29, 1944 in Leigh, Nebraska to William and Helen ‘Koch’ Nagengast.  She lived in several rural communities growing up and graduated from Fremont High School in 1962.  She married Johnny Schlepp on November 25, 1964 and they made their home in F... Read More

Chad Gundersen

Chad Gundersen was born in Omaha on February 19, 1979.  On May 5, 2019 he died at home in hospice care after an extensive hospitalization. During his childhood he lived with his family in Valley, Nebraska.  Chad attended schools in Elkhorn and Fremont. During his teen years, he entered services for the developmentally disabled with Bethphage Mission (currently Mosaic) of Fremont. In 1999, Cha... Read More

Rodney M. Schou

Rodney M. Schou, 75, of Fremont passed away Friday, May 3, 2019 at his home surrounded by his family.   Rodney was born in Fremont to Marvin B. and Evelyn M. (Appel) Schou (deceased).  He graduated from Fremont High School in 1962.  Rodney was confirmed in The Presbyterian Church of Fremont where he recently received his 50 year membership pin.   After an illustrious 37 ... Read More

Louis M. Marshall

Louis M. Marshall, 71 years, of Cedar Bluffs, Nebraska formerly of North Platte, Nebraska died Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at Josie Harper Hospice House in Omaha, Nebraska.  He was born January 17, 1948 in Chadron, Nebraska to Mervin “Slim” and Evelyn (Larsen) Marshall. He grew up on the family ranch southwest of Chadron and attended Chadron High School.  Louis married the love of his life, Ma... Read More

Wayne A. Larsen

Wayne A. Larsen, 83 years, of Fremont, NE passed away Thursday, May 2, 2019 at Nebraska Methodist Hospital in Omaha, NE.  He was born December 29, 1935 in Omaha, NE to Art and Myra (Howe) Larsen. He  graduated North Bend High School.  He married Norma Carter on May 29, 1960 in Council Bluffs, IA.  Wayne famed in North Bend until they moved to Fremont, NE in 1977.  At that time he was emplo... Read More

Stephen “Steve” R. Westphal

Stephen “Steve” R. Westphal, 72 years, of Fremont, Nebraska passed away at his home on Thursday, May 2, 2019.  Stephen was born October 13, 1946 in Fremont to James and Pearl (Bang) Westphal.  He grew up in Fremont and graduated from Fremont High School in 1964, after a successful theatrical career with the Drama Department.  He continued to perform in theater until he graduated with his Ba... Read More

Paul R. Eveland

Paul R. Eveland, 96, of Fremont passed away Thursday, May 2, 2019 in Fremont.  He was born April 30, 1923 in Elmwood, NE to George Raymond and Merle (Gustin) Eveland. Paul grew up at Elmwood, graduating from Elmwood High School as Valedictorian in 1940.  He continued his education at the University of Nebraska earning a BS degree in Rural Economics.  His college was interrupted by his servic... Read More