Bonnie L. Rathke

Bonnie L. Rathke, age 86, of Fremont Died Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at Dunklau Gardens   Bonnie was preceded in death by her husband Ron Rathke in December of 2018.   A memorial service will be held at a later date.   Online guestbook at www.Ludvigsenmortuary.com... Read More

Stanley D. Kelberlau

Stanley D. Kelberlau age 78, of Scribner Died Sunday, January 26, 2020 at Nye Pointe in Fremont   Stan was born September 29, 1941 in West Point to Carl and Hattie ‘Wegner’ Kelberlau.  He was raised on the family farm northwest of Scribner.  He graduated from Scribner High School in 1959.  After high school he served in the U.S Army as a cook.  After his service he returned t... Read More

Raymond “Ray” Sendgraff

Raymond “Ray” Sendgraff, 89, of Fremont, NE, passed peacefully on January 26, 2020 at his home in Fremont.  Ray was born August 6, 1930 in West Point, NE to Henry and Gertrude (Kassmeier) Sendgraff.  He attended Guardian Angels in West Point, NE.  In addition to helping his dad farm, he drove cattle trucks for several cattle feeders in the area. Ray married Mary L. Sellhorst on August 18... Read More

William E. “Bill “ Barnhart

William E. “Bill “ Barnhart, Jr. age 94 of Fremont passed away Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at Methodist Fremont Health in Fremont.  Bill was born January 28, 1925 in Mountain Grove, Missouri to William E. Sr. and Dona M. (Freeman) Barnhart. He grew up at Monsanto, Illinois and graduated from High School in Dupo, Illinois. Bill served us in the Navy during World War II from November 24, 194... Read More

Robert W. Auch

Robert W. Auch age 93 of Fremont Died Sunday, January 19, 2020 at Methodist Fremont Health   Robert was born October 20, 1926 to William and Dora ‘Harder’ Auch in Irvington, Nebraska.  The family moved south of Fremont when Bob was young.  Bob was a farmer his whole life starting when he was 13 years old milking cows and helping his father.  He attended Carey High in rural Sau... Read More

Harold D. “Hal” Buskirk

Harold D. “Hal” Buskirk age 45 of Fremont passed away Saturday, January 18, 2020 at Nebraska Methodist Hospital in Omaha.  Hal was born October 31, 1974 in Des Moines, Iowa to Harold D. and Dorothy (Kimm) Buskirk, Sr. Hal grew up at the Topeka and Holton, Kansas areas. He married Rachel (Simmons) on February 3, 2005 at Holton, Kansas.  They have lived in Fremont for the last nine years. H... Read More

LeRoy G. Fredericksen

LeRoy G. Fredericksen, 87 years, of Fremont, NE passed away Sunday, January 19, 2020 at Dunklau Gardens in Fremont.  He was born May 28, 1932 in Walthill, NE to Lloyd Fredericksen and Clara Tarrant Janssen. He was raised at Bancroft, Nebraska and graduated from Bancroft High School.  He served in the US Navy from May 29, 1951-May 13, 1955 during the Korean War.  LeRoy married Evelyn Sellenti... Read More

Gary Lee Fouraker

Gary Lee Fouraker

Gary Lee Fouraker lived a life of faith and was a wonderful family man, friend and mentor to so many.  He passed away peacefully with family at his side on January 17, 2020 at age 73 at Methodist Hospital in Omaha, Nebraska. Gary was born on March 14, 1946 to Charles O. Fouraker and Margaret L. (Ellis) Fouraker and raised on a farm near Falls City.  He later moved to Columbus and graduated fr... Read More

Gerald W. ‘Jerry’ Anderson

Gerald W. ‘Jerry’ Anderson age 88, of Fremont Died Friday, January 17, 2020 at home   Jerry was born March 31, 1931 in Fremont to John and Ida ‘Creamer’ Anderson.  He attended school in Fremont and graduated from Fremont High School in 1949.  After his schooling, he worked as a journeyman carpenter for several local contractors and retired in 1991 after 45 years.  He then ... Read More

Fern A. Gifford

Fern A. Gifford age 94, of Fremont Died Friday January 17, 2020 at Nye Legacy   Fern was born January 8, 1926 in Valley to Irving and Ann ‘Growcock’ Moss.  She was raised in Valley and graduated from Valley High School.  She married Don R. Gifford on September 24, 1944.  While Don served in the US Army Air Corps, Fern worked at the Ordinance Plant in Mead.  After Don finished... Read More