Announcements

Robert (Pete) Peterson

Wherry Mortuary in Pawnee City

DuBois , NE

 Robert A.( Pete)  Peterson, 63, of DuBois, Nebraska, passed away at his home in DuBois, Nebraska on May 28, 2014. He was born to Robert John and Clara Mae (Strong) Peterson on April 3, 1951 in Emmetsburg, Iowa. He is survived by siblings, Bill Peterson of Arizona, Grace Spencer and husband Carl of Colora


Mark A. Bentley

Dorr and Clark Funeral Home, Falls City

Falls City, NE

 Mark A. Bentley, 51, of Falls City, NE, passed away May 26, 2014 at Falls City. He was born December 28, 1962 at Falls City to the late Wayne and Bonnie (Grimes) Bentley.

Mark was raised in Falls City & graduated from Falls City High School in 1981


Bryan Dale Bahr

Harman-Rohde Funeral Home in Wathena

Wathena, KS

Bryan Dale Bahr, 38, of Wathena, Kansas passed away Monday, May 26, 2014 at the Heartland Regional Medical Center. Bryan was born on March 31, 1976 in St. Joseph, Missouri to Ronald & Christine (Moskau) Bahr. He was a member of the Christ Lutheran Church of Wathen


Dave Pederson

Mercer Funeral Home in Holton

Holton, KS

Dave M. Pederson, 57, of Holton, KS passed away Tuesday, May 27, 2014, as a result of complications from a heart attack. He was born December 16, 1956 at a U.S. Air Force base in England, the son of Jason Marvin and Grace Start Pederson.

Dave had graduated from high school and from technical school. He had lived in Thermopolis, Wyoming before movi


Elda A. Stallbaumer

Lauer Funeral in Seneca

Seneca, KS

Elda A. Stallbaumer, 91, of Seneca, Kansas, died Monday evening, May 26, 2014 at the Nemaha Valley Community Hospital in Seneca. Elda was born October 22, 1922, on a farm north of Baileyville, Kansas to Edward B. and Mary Feldkamp Haverkamp.  She attended a country school, District #10 through the 8th grade ye


Theresa Mary Anderson

Barnett Family Funeral Home in Oskaloosa

Oskaloosa, KS

Theresa M. Anderson, 76, Oskaloosa, died at her home. Theresa was found Saturday, May 24, 2014 by close friends. She was born June 9, 1937 at Mayetta,KS, the daughter of Charles and Goldie Stewart Pappan. She was a 1955 graduate of Circleville High School. She was married to Ralph Eugene Anderson on February 24, 1957, he preceded her in death on November 22, 199


Forrest Fernkopf

Mercer Funeral Home in Holton

formerly of Holton, KS


Etta " Jean" Hodge

Chapel Oaks Funeral Home in Hiawatha

Hiawatha, KS

Etta “Jean” Hodge, 95, of Hiawatha, died Sunday morning, May 25, 2014, at the Hiawatha Community Hospital.  She previously had been a resident of Maple Heights Nursing Home in Hiawatha. Jean was born at Genoa, Nebraska, December 28, 1918, one of eight children born to the late Charles and Minnie Speece Smith.  She grew up at Genoa an


Betty E. Strathman

Arensberg-Pruett

Atchison, KS

Betty E. Strathman, 79, Atchison, Kansas died Friday, May 23, 2014 at Atchison Medicalodge.

Funeral services Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 11:00 A.M. in the chapel of Arensberg-Pruett Funeral Home with Rev. Robert Ziegler officiating.  Interment will follow in Mt. Vernon Cemetery.  Visitation


Esther Helmick

Dorr and Clark, Falls City

Falls City, NE

Esther L. Helmick, age 95, of Falls City, died Saturday, May 24. A funeral service for Esther Helmick will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 27, at the Dorr and Clark Funeral Home in Falls City.

Marvin E. Yoesel

Dorr and Clark Funeral Home of Falls City

Falls City, NE

Marvin E. Yoesel, 95, of Falls City, NE, passed away May 23, 2014 at Falls City. He was born May 2, 1919 at Rulo, NE to the late William and Elizabeth (Gatz) Yoesel.

Marvin served in th


Joan Ann Kramer

Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home in Atchison

Winchester, KS

Joan Ann Kramer, 73 of Winchester, KS, passed away Wednesday May 21, 2014 at the Jefferson County Geriatric Center, Winchester, KS. Mass of Christian burial will be 10:00 AM, Wednesday May 28, 2014 at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 18760 Rogers Road, Atchison, KS, with Abbot Barnabas Senecal, OSB as Celebrant. &nb


Orlan Eugene (Gene) Teske

Chapel Oaks Funeral Home in Onaga

Onaga, KS

Orlan Eugene (Gene) Teske, 78, died Wednesday, May 21, 2014, at his home in Onaga, of pancreatic cancer.    He was born April 26, 1936 at the home of his parents, Arthur L. and Stella Mae (McCloughn) Teske in Onaga.  He had one sister, Edna Mae (Teske) Platt. More...

John A. Moore

Chapel Oaks Funeral Home in Hiawatha

Rural Hiawatha, KS

John A. Moore, 81, of rural Hiawatha, died Thursday morning, May 22, 2014, at the Sabetha Manor. John was born March 29, 1933, on the family farm near Sycamore Springs, north of Morrill, one of two sons of John H. and Emily Carlson Moore.  He was a lifelong resident of the Morrill area where he attended county


Mary McAlexander

Mercer Funeral Home in Holton

Holton,


Sterling Wittwer

Wherry Mortuary, Humboldt

Humboldt, NE

Sterling Wittwer, age 85, of Humboldt, passed away on Tuesday, May 20, at the Methodist Hospital in Omaha. A Funeral Service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 24, at the Four-Mile Congregational Church rural Humbold


Joel Michael Wilburn

Becker-Dyer-Stanton

Atchison, KS

Joel Michael Wilburn, 25, of Atchison KS was killed in an automobile accident Tuesday, May 20th, 2014 south of Atchison on US Highway 59.

Funeral services will be 2:00 pm Saturday, May 24th, 2014 at Trinity Lutheran Church with Rev. Robert Ziegler and Rev. Ben Ockree officiating. Burial will follow in the Sunset Memory Gardens.  The family wi


Loretta Jean Walker

Dishon-Maple-Chaney Mortuary in Horton

Horton, KS

Loretta Jean Walker, 82, of Horton, Kansas, passed away on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at her home, on the Kickapoo Reservation. She was born on May 30, 1931 in Horton, Kansas the daughter of Frank and Erma Simon Du Puis. Loretta worked for the Atchison Garment Factory for twenty two years. She then earned her cosmetology degree and owned and operated her own beauty s


James "Jim" Lowell Hundley

Dishon-Maple-Chaney Mortuary in Horton `

Horton, KS

James "Jim" Lowell Hundley, 79, of Horton, KS, died Monday, May 19, 2014 at Hickory Pointe Care and Rehabilitation Center at Oskaloosa, KS. He was born February 4, 1935 to William (Clay) and Elizabeth (Pearle) Moore Hundley, of Horton, KS, the fourth of eight children. He graduated from Atchison County Community High School in 1953. He received his Bac


Shirley Ruth Thayer

Dishon-Maple-Chaney Mortuary in Horton

Horton, KS

Shirley Ruth Thayer, 72 of Horton, Kansas, passed away on May 8, 2014 at the Tri-County Manor in Horton, Kansas. She was born on March 2, 1942 in Horton, Kansas, the daughter of Floyd and Elsie Randall Long. On February 24, 1958 she married Mansel "Honey" Thayer in Olathe, Kansas. He preceded her in deat