Jeanne B.  Breeden

Jeanne B.  Breeden, 91 years, of Fremont, Nebraska died Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at her home.  Jeanne was born December 1, 1927 in Snyder, Nebraska to Charley and Martha (Stangel) Mrsny. She grew up in Snyder and attended St. Leo’s Catholic School thru the fourth grade when her family moved to Scribner and she was a 1945 graduate of Scribner High School.  She attended Vant Sant Business Col... Read More

Hannah L. Cornelius

Hannah L. Cornelius, 84 Fremont   She died Tuesday, May 21 at Methodist Fremont Health.  Hannah was born in East St. Louis, Illinois October 25, 1934 and attended school there before moving to Fremont in 1948 with her parents.  She worked at Safeway for many years until her retirement in 1982.  She taught Awanas at the Fremont Alliance Church for over 20 years.   Hannah... Read More

Richard "Dick" Dean Totten

Richard "Dick" Dean Totten, 78, of Lyons, NE, formerly of Nickerson, NE, passed away Monday, May 20, 2019, at his home.  Richard was born July 6, 1940, in Fremont, NE, to Donald and Verna (Wendt) Totten.   Richard graduated from Fremont High School in 1958.  He served in the U.S. Navy from June 19, 1959 to May 24, 1963. He was stationed on the USS Hornet.  After the military he was e... Read More

Dorothy M. Hurt

Dorothy M. Hurt age 98 of Scribner Died Monday May 20, 2019 at the Hooper Care Center Dorothy was born January 5, 1921 in Omaha to James and Frances ‘Shramek’ Riha.  She was raised in Omaha and graduated from Omaha South High School, then attended a secretary school.  She married H. Ed Hurt on October 25, 1942 at Assumption Catholic Church in Omaha.  The couple lived in Omaha until mo... Read More

Desmond J. Smith, Jr.

Desmond J. Smith, Jr. of Scribner was born February 19, 1945 and left this earth in the early morning hour of May 19, 2019 at the age of 74. Before then, he was a very busy man.   Des was a proud Nebraskan who would have rather been in a deer blind (or let’s be honest , asleep in the truck), or out at his favorite fishing spots than just about anywhere else. He liked to share his love... Read More

Barbara S. Olsen

Barbara S. Olsen age 57, of Fremont Died May 14, 2019 at home   Barbara was born June 24, 1961 in Fremont to Robert and Mary ‘Siemsen’ Olsen.  She was raised in Fremont and graduated from Fremont High School in 1979.  She then attended Bemidji State University in Minnesota.  She graduated Magna Cum Laude with a degree in Journalism and English.  She married and moved to Linco... Read More

Richard Bernard Brester

Richard Bernard Brester, 74 years, of Fremont, NE died on Sunday, April 28, 2019 at Methodist Hospital in Omaha, NE.  He was born March 25, 1945 in Howells, NE to Raymond and Marie (Cerny) Brester. His family moved to Fremont in 1951 and Richard attended St. Patrick Grade School and was a 1964 graduate of Archbishop Bergan Catholic High School in Fremont.   Richard married Shirley Nile... Read More

Larry D. Thomas

Larry D. Thomas age 82 of Fremont passed away Tuesday May 14, 2019 at Edgewood Memory Care in Fremont.  Larry was born September 9, 1936 in Valley, Nebraska to Chauncey D. and Dorothy M. (Sullivan) Thomas. Larry grew up and lived in Valley, Ames, and Columbus, Nebraska before moving to Fremont after the 7th grade.  He attended Fremont High School and Midland College for a year. He served in t... Read More

Myra J. Schauer

Myra J. Schauer, age 87 of Fremont, formerly of Scribner Died Tuesday May 14, 2019 at Dunklau Gardens   Myra was born August 4, 1931 on a farm near Oakdale, Nebraska to Axel and Elsie ‘Barton’ Nilson.  She was raised on the farm and graduated from Oakdale High School in 1949.  She attended Wayne State for a summer and received her certificate to teach.  She taught at a rural s... Read More

Bernard H. Stumpe

Bernard H. Stumpe, age 92 of Scribner Died Friday, May 10 at the Hooper Care Center.   Bernard Henry Stumpe was born October 10, 1926 on the family farm northwest of Hooper, Nebraska to Ervin and Alwine (Iburg) Stumpe.  He was baptized at home by Rev. H. O. Rhode and confirmed at St Paul’s Lutheran Church by Rev Hugo H.F. Welchert.  He grew up on the family farm, attended grade s... Read More