Obituaries Announcements

Harold Guttula
Wherry Mortuary in Pawnee City
Steinauer, NE

Harold Andrew Gottula, 87 of Steinauer, Nebraska passed away on Sunday, August 13, 2023 at the Pawnee County Memorial Hospital. Harold Andrew Gottula was born August 19, 1935 to Albert C. Gottula and Esther Marie (Damm) Gottula in Table Rock, Nebraska. He was the youngest of six children.

Harold grew up on a farm in the Clear Creek Township on the original Gottula Homestead.

Harold graduated from Table Rock High School in 1952 and married his high school sweetheart, Beverly Jean Bowman, on August 10, 1956. He worked at the Skelly Station in Table Rock, managed the Farmers COOP in Table Rock for many years, and worked for Binder Brothers.

Harold is preceded in death by his parents, his siblings and his grandson Kahlil V King, Jr.

He is survived by his wife Beverly, and his children: Alan and Bonnie Gottula of Wayne, Nebraska, Bradley and Janet Gottula of Lincoln, Nebraska, Ryan and Stefanie Gottula of Lincoln, Nebraska, Linda and Daniel Mazour of Franklin, Nebraska, Kathryn and Jaime Elias of Manhattan Beach, California, Lisa and Brian Lockwood of Daphne, Alabama, His grandchildren:Drew, Reed, Cole, Trevor, Bryan, Laura, Hannah, Paige, Kourtney, Erin, Meaghan, Dana and Gunnar, and 16 great-grandchildren.

Services 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, August 16, 2023 at Wherry Mortuary, 919 G Street, Pawnee City, Nebraska. There will be no visitation. Interment at the Table Rock Cemetery, Table Rock, Nebraska. Memorials to American Diabetes Association/Research, Education, Advocacy, Online condolence may be left at

Services entrusted to Wherry Mortuary, 919 G Street, Pawnee City, Nebraska.