Josephine M. Wilt

Josephine M. Wilt, 97 Fremont Josephine died Monday, August 5 at Methodist Hospital in Omaha. She was born in Omaha October 22, 1921 and attended Omaha Schools. She was employed by Woodman of the World Insurance Company for 29 years until her retirement She is survived by one daughter, Sandra Svendsen (Walt) of Omaha; two sons William Wilt (Susan) and Richard Wilt, both of Fremont. 9 grandc... Read More

Larry Richard Ranslem

Larry Richard Ranslem age 75, of Hooper Died Saturday July 13, 2019 in Omaha.   Larry was born on April 12, 1944 in North Bend Nebraska, to Dick and Eileen (Starmer) Ranslem. He graduated from Fremont high school in 1962, and shortly thereafter married the love of his life Janet Millie in 1966. Larry worked at Hormel’s for 15 years and owned the Hooper mini mart for five. After ... Read More

Beverly J. Dwyer

Beverly J. Dwyer, 81 years, of Fremont, NE passed away Sunday, August 3, 2019 at Methodist Fremont Health.  She was born on December 5, 1937 in Ulysses, NE to Emil and Anna (Hladkey) Sloup. She attended Seward High School.  She was employed at Holiday Lodge of Fremont. Bev married Duane Cloyed on March 31, 1954, they later divorced.  She married George ”Dick” Dwyer in 1978,  he preceded... Read More

Mary Ann Dembowski

Mary Ann Dembowski, 87, of Missouri Valley, IA, passed away Monday, August 5, 2019, at Longview Nursing Home in Missouri Valley. She was born March 8, 1932 in West Point, NE, to George and Luella (White) Andres.  She married Bob Dembowski on August 16, 1952.   Mary is survived by her son, Thomas Dembowski of Omaha; daughters, Teri (David) Starkjohann of Logan, IA, Jane (Pat) Vitale ... Read More

Leon E. Langemeier

Leon E. Langemeier, 86 years of Omaha, Nebraska died Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at Lakeside Hospital in Omaha.  Leon was born in Hooper, Nebraska on April 17, 1933 to Edwin C. and Elizabeth M. (Meyer) Langemeier. He grew up at Hooper.  He served in the US Army from March 27, 1953 to December 28, 1955 during the Korean War.  He attended UNL and played football there and received a bachelor’s de... Read More

Shirley M. Elrod

Shirley M. Elrod age 80, of Fremont Died Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at Dunklau Gardens   Shirley was born November 10, 1938 in West Point.  She was raised in Crowell, south of West Point, until moving with her parents Henry and Elsie ‘Druhe’ Strohm to various communities due to Henry’s work.  She graduated from high school in Gunnison, Colorado in 1955.  She then lived in Broken... Read More

Ellen Margaret Hetrick (Mortensen)

Ellen Margaret Hetrick (Mortensen), 91, of San Antonio, Florida, formerly of Fremont, NE, passed away Saturday, July 27, 2019, at Heather Hills Health Care Center in New Port Richey, Florida.   Ellen was born May 28, 1928, in Fremont, NE, to Otto and Carla (Pederson) Mortensen.  She married William (Bud) Hetrick on June 8, 1947.  They moved to Omaha in 1956. Ellen and Bud loved to go ... Read More

Charles W. Niles

Charles W. Niles, 76 years, of Cedar Bluffs, NE passed away Monday, July 29, 2019 at his home.  He was born July 12, 1943 in North Bend, NE to Elvin and Evelyn (Johnson) Niles. He graduated Fremont Senior High School.  Charles married Sheryl Johnston Cassell on December 25, 1983 in Fremont, NE.   Charles worked as a carrier for the Fremont Tribune until he retired in 2018.  He was an activ... Read More

Loretta M. Vance

Loretta M. Vance, 94 years, of Fremont, Nebraska passed away Monday, July 29, 2019 at her home.  She was born November 15, 1924 in Tecumseh, NE to Hubert and Mae (Craney) Morrissey. She grew up in Tecumseh and graduated from Tecumseh High School.  Loretta married Richard Vance on May 1, 1943 in Fremont. Richard preceded her in death on Nov. 21, 2008. She was employed at Mead Ordinance Plant, ... Read More

Darrell Dean Oltmanns

Darrell Dean Oltmanns, age 78, of Fremont Died July 24, 2019 at Nye Legacy in Fremont   Darrell, the son of Elmer W. and Berlien ‘Clark’ Oltmanns was born December 18, 1940 in Le Mars, IA. He attended Brunsville, IA. Elementary school and graduated from Le Mars High School with the class of 1959.  Darrell moved to Omaha to attend trade school. He married Marilee Gates in 1962 an... Read More