Thomas J. Milliken

Thomas J. Milliken, 90 of Fremont Tom died Saturday, October 20 at Nye Legacy in Fremont. He was born March 23, 1928 in Fremont to James Dale and Marion Kastle Milliken and was the younger brother of James D. Milliken, Jr. Tom went to public schools in Fremont, and was an outstanding athlete. He was an all-state basketball player, an all-conference football player, and a high jump champion ... Read More

Nelda D. Waugh

Nelda D. Waugh, 85, of Fremont, passed away Tuesday Oct 16, 2018 at Shalimar Gardens. Nelda was born March 3, 1933, in Palisade, NE, to Clint & Orpha (Christner) Bowersox. She graduated from Palisade High School in 1950, Nebraska Methodist Hospital School of Nursing in Omaha in 1953 and worked as a registered nurse in OB for 3 years before marrying Harlan Waugh of Valley, NE, on January 22,... Read More

John Alfred Haslam

John Alfred Haslam, 90 Fremont Died Tuesday October 16, 2018, at Nye Legacy. John was born in Fremont November 9, 1927 in Fremont and was raised here graduating from Fremont High School in 1945. He graduated from the University of Nebraska in Lincoln in 1945 and then served in the U.S. Army in Korea and Japan as a Medic. He returned to Fremont where he worked in several local businesses and wa... Read More

David W. Christensen

David W. Christensen, 71 of Fremont died Monday October 15, 2018 at home.   He was born February 27, 1947 in Fremont to Byron and Elaine (Reeves) Christensen.  He was raised in rural Fremont in the farming community.  He was a Fremont High School graduate and attended Midland College where he played football, setting several records as a running back.   He was married in... Read More

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