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  • Lloyd Valentine

    Jul 18, 2024

    Glenvil resident Lloyd Valentine, 91, died Friday, July 12, 2024, at The Pines, Blue Hill, Nebraska. His funeral was at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 17, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, west of Glenvil with Pastor Jon- athan Jehorek officiating. Burial was at St. Paul's Lutheran Churchyard Cemetery, west of Glenvil. Visitation was 1 to 7 p.m. with the family present 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 16, at the funeral home, and one hour before the service at the church. Memorials may be given to St. Paul's...

  • Richard Corman

    Jul 18, 2024

    Richard Lynn Corman’s funeral is set for 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Christ’s Lutheran Church in Davenport with Pastor Beth Roegner officiating. Burial will be in the Davenport City Cemetery. Visitation will be held fro 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Price Funeral Home, Hebron....

  • Quentin Leece

    Jul 18, 2024

    Quentin Junior Leece, 82, a Topeka resident, had died. His funeral is tentatively planned for 1:30 Monday afternoon at the Megrue-Price Funeral Home in Superior. For more information please check the funeral home website at pricefuneralhomes.com....

  • Charith Owen

    Jul 18, 2024

    Charith Ann Owen, the daughter of Henry Albert and Beulah Mae (Frankforter) Hulse, was born Oct. 5, 1935, at Bruning, Nebraska. She died July 6, 2024, at the Good Samaritan Center in Superior, Nebraska at the age of 88 years, 9 months and 1 month. Charith received her formal education attending the Belvidere High School, graduating with the Class of 1953. She was active in a variety of school activities. Because of her athletic ability, Charith played six years of varsity volleyball, excelling at the sport with both Bruning and Belvidere. In...

  • Daniel Hesket

    Jul 18, 2024

    Daniel Earl Hesket, 62, of Haven, Kansas, died Tuesday, July 9, 2024 in Cheney, Kansas. He was born on June 21, 1962, in Arkansas City, Kansas, to Merle Gary and Judy (Martin) Hesket. He graduated from Fort Hays State University with bachelor's degrees in industrial arts and biology and later received his master's degree in wildlife management. Dan was united in marriage to Vallie Dunnegan on Sept. 13, 1993. Dan worked for the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks as a game warden, boating...

  • Leslie Erickson 

    Jul 18, 2024

    Leslie D. Erickson, the son of John and Gerda (Thomsen) Erickson, was born on Jan. 3, 1923, on a farm near Superior, Nebraska. He died July 10, 2024, at the Kingswood Court in Superior, Nebraska at the age of 101 years, 6 months, 7 days. Les attended Pleasant Dale Elementary and Superior High School graduating in 1941. He will be lovingly remembered as a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He was married to the love of his life Byrl Intermill, for 58 years and raised...

  • Terence Vrbas

    Jul 18, 2024

    Terence "Terry" Kay Vrbas, 72, of Mankato, Kansas, died Tuesday, July 9, 2024 at Republic County Hospital in Belleville, Kansas. He was the youngest child of nine, born to James and Genevieve (Heble) Vrbas in Atwood, Kansas on September 10, 1951. Terry grew up in Atwood and graduated from Atwood High School in 1969. He went on to attend NCK Vocational-Technical College earning a degree in computer science. He was a jack of all trades and had worked as a bricklayer, carpenter, electrician, plumbe...

  • Mark VanNortwick

    Jul 18, 2024

    Mark A. VanNortwick, the son of D. Elmer VanNortwick and Ila Marie (Moe) VanNort- wick, was born July 10, 1958, in Belleville, Kansas. He died July 11, 2024, in Belle- ville, in his home at the age of 66 years. Mark lived his entire life in Republic County, living on the farm and helping his family. He moved to Belleville in 2001. Mark attended school at Republic and Belleville, graduating from Belleville High School. He worked at Food Mart, Alsop Sand Company and for 30 years at USD 427-109 in...

  • Lucile Clark

    Jul 18, 2024

    Lucile Marie (Keller) Clark was the third daughter born to Henry and Maude (Bassett) Keller, on Sept. 17, 1932, in rural Lebanon, Kansas. She died peacefully at 7:07 p.m. on July 7, 2024, surrounded by her loving family. Lucile grew up in the Odessa area, attending Esbon School and graduating in 1950. Lucile married her high school sweetheart, Edward Lewis Clark on Dec. 24, 1950. They spent a year in Hastings, Nebraska, before moving to a farm south of Lebanon where their five children were...

  • Norman Greene

    Jul 18, 2024

    Norman Clinton Greene was born in rural Beverly, Kansas, on Oct. 6, 1930, to Niles and Mary Chilcott Greene. He died on July 9, 2024. at the age of 93. Norman wed Mary Ann Jarvis on Oct. 28, 1951. She preceded him in death on Oct. 19, 2000, nine days before their 49th wedding anniversary. Together they had four children, Steven, Shirley, Susan and Scott. Norm was united in marriage to Doris Winkel Slate on Dec. 16, 2002, and their encore love story brought much joy, love and light to their...

  • Theodore (Theo) Kathman

    Jul 11, 2024

    Theodore (Theo) Bernard Kathman, 20, of Lawrence, Nebraska died on Wednesday, July 3, 2024, as a result of a motor vehicle accident. Rosary was at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, July 10, and Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. (today) Thursday, July 11, both at St. Stephen's Catholic Church, Lawrence, Nebraska, with Father Denton Morris officiating. Burial will be in St. Stephen's Catholic Cemetery, Lawrence. The funeral luncheon will be in the Lawrence-Nelson multipurpose room in Lawrence on...

  • Lucile Clark

    Jul 11, 2024

    Lucile M. Clark, of Esbon, died on July 7, at Jewell County Hospital in Mankato. Her funeral will take place at 2 p.m. on Friday, July 19, 2024 at the Burr Oak Community Church with Lance McDowell officiating. Visitation will be held from 1 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, July 18, at Melby Mortuary with family greeting friends from 6 to 8 p.m....

  • Vonda Pumarlo

    Jul 11, 2024

    Vonda E. Pumarlo, age 80, formerly of Burr Oak, Kansas and Concordia, Kansas died on Saturday, July 6, 2024 at Mitchell County Hospital, Beloit, Kansas. She was born on Aug. 16, 1943, on the family farm near Mahaska, Kansas, to C. "Mike" Marvin and Luella Maye (Smith) Hauschel. She graduated from Morrowville High School. She received her CNA from Cloud County Community College and later her RN. She worked at the hospitals in Mankato, Beloit and Mt. Joseph Nursing Home, Concordia. She is most...

  • Shirley Uhrmacher

    Jul 4, 2024

    Shirley Uhrmacher, the daughter of Harold and Armilda (Hohl) Uhrmacher, was born on April 12, 1940, in Superior, Nebraska. She died on June 19, 2024, at the Superior Good Samaritan Society at Superior, Nebraska at the age of 84 years, 2 months, 7 days. Shirley attended Cadams grade school. She was baptized and confirmed at Salem Lutheran Church being a lifetime member. She also was a member of Senior Citizen Center in Nelson. She enjoyed playing different card games which included rummy, uno...

  • Clarice Hastings

    Jul 4, 2024

    Clarice Lue (Bottorf) Hastings was born May 31, 1936, fourth child of five children to Vernon and Irene Bottorf in Jewell, Kansas. She died on June 24, 2024, at the age of 88 years at her home in Jewell. Clarice grew up on a farm southwest of Jewell and attended country schools, graduating from Jewell Rural High School with the Class of 1954. Clarice married Emery L. Hastings on Feb. 22, 1955, making their home in Jewell. Born to this union were five children: David, Keith, Deanna, Delores and...

  • James Jensen

    Jul 4, 2024

    James Haldane Jensen, the son of Herbert and Mildred (Schlamann) Jensen, was born on Nov. 30, 1950 in Superior, Nebraska. He died on May 16, 2024, at Brodstone Healthcare at Superior, Nebraska at the age of 73 years, 5 months, 16 days. Jim donated his body to medical research. James was born at Brodstone Memorial Hospital in Superior, baptized at Salem Lutheran Church, confirmed at St. Paul's Lutheran in Hardy, and a faithful member at Salem Lutheran. He served on the church council for a...

  • Bruce Burkhart

    Jul 4, 2024

    Bruce Allen Burkhart, 60, from Mankato died peacefully June 23, 2024, at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita. He was born in Wichita Jan. 6, 1964, to Shirley Folsom Burkhart and Herbet Allen Burkhart Jr. His parents divorced and his mother married Richard Minear. Richard Minear had four children he brought into the family, Sherri, Gilbert, Mike and Dick. Bruce liked them and considered them as siblings. He was preceeded in death by a younger sister, Lisa Burkhart Burns; mother, Shirley Minear;...

  • Rev. Sharon MacVean

    Jul 4, 2024

    A graveside service for Rev. Sharon A. (Hart) MacVean will be held at 10:30 a.m., on Saturday, July 13, 2024, at St. Luke's Cemetery, 3097 State Highway 28 between James- town and Randall, Kansas. She died in Phoenix, Arizona, on Feb. 10, 2024 at the age of 80. Sharon was the daughter of Gerald and Margaret (Kaad) Hart of Jamestown. She attended Randall High School, graduating from Glasco High School and Kansas Wesleyan University. She taught at junior high and high schools in Lindsborg, Kansas...

  • Fr. Ferdinand Boehme

    Jun 27, 2024

    Fr. Ferdinand Joseph Boehme was born in Washington state in 1960 to Ferdinand and Mary Boehme. He attended first grade at St. John the Evangelist School in Milwaukee, Wisconsin; grades 2 through 9 at Spring Valley, Public Schools, Spring Valley, Minnesota. He was a 1978 graduate of Schuyler Central High School, Schuyler, Nebraska. In 1985 he graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with a bachelor's of science degree in civil engineering. He worked five years for the Nebraska of...

  • Dolores Kucera

    Jun 27, 2024

    Dolores (Kohmetscher) Kucera, beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother died peacefully at the age of 93 on June 18, 2024. She was born July 13, 1930, to Alois and Helen (Lemke) Kohmetscher at Lawrence, Nebraska. Dolores grew up on a farm near Lawrence, Nebraska. She attended Sacred Heart School through the 8th grade and graduated from Lawrence High School in 1947. After graduation she taught in local country schools for three years. On June 6, 1950 she married Edmund Kucera at...

  • Howard Elkins, Jr.

    Jun 27, 2024

    Howard Eugene "Bud" Elkins, Jr. age 94, of Mankato, Kansas, peacefully left our world to be welcomed by Jesus and his loved ones in Heaven on June 17, 2024. Bud was born to Howard and Josephine (Stevenson) Elkins in Paola, Kansas, on Aug. 14, 1929. Bud grew up on the farm which would become the Wakefield Arboretum with his two brothers, Robert (Donetta) and Richard (d. 2023) (Arlene) Elkins, and graduated from Wakefield High School in 1947. Bud married his high school sweetheart Deane Settles...

  • Velma Smuck

    Jun 27, 2024

    Velma Lee Smuck was born to Wilbur and Aileen (Clarkson) Warner on Aug. 21, 1928, on their rural Booker, Texas, farm. She was preceded in birth by her brothers, Olin, (who died at birth), Raymond and followed by sister, Verla Mae and another brother, Wayne. They lived first in a small two-room house but soon a neighboring house and a granary was added to make more room. When electricity came to the rural area in the mid-thirties, it was a welcome addition to the cobbled farmhouse. Life was norma...

  • Jeanette Hobelman

    Jun 27, 2024

    Jeanette Hobelman was born on April 9, 1939. She was the first of six children born to John and Gertrude Jahnke at Bancroft, Nebraska. She is survived by three sons: Terry, Donald (Kathy) and Alan; 11 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; brothers, Lynn and Collin Jahnke; and sister, Cheryl Pinkley. Jeanette was preceded in death by her parents; first husband, Donald Miller and second husband, Ken Hobelman; her sister, Arna Farabee; brother, Kevin Jahnke; and great-granddaughter, Henleigh Yoachim. Jeanette enjoyed being a grandmother and was...

  • Tessie Bartholomew

    Jun 27, 2024

    Tessie Lorraine Gray Bartholomew died May 17, 2024, in Allen, Texas, two days before her 96th birthday. Tessie was born in Superior, Nebraska, to Albert and Clista Gray on May 19, 1928, the sixth of nine children. She graduated from Superior High School. Tessie was married to John Bartholomew in 1946, in Fremont, Ohio. They farmed near Hardy, Nebraska, and Webber, Kansas, before buying a farm south of Mankato, Kansas, in 1958, where they lived until moving to town in 1979. Tessie helped her...

  • Kermit Jeffery

    Jun 27, 2024

    Kermit Clare Jeffery, the son of Everett and Zula Jeffery was born on Feb. 13, 1931, at Northbranch, Kansas. He died on June 17, 2024, at Cherry Corner Estates in Red Cloud, Nebraska at the age of 93. Kermit received his formal education from Union One Country School near Northbranch, and graduated from Burr Oak High School in 1949. On Nov. 25, 1951, he was united in marriage with his high school sweetheart, Loyce L. Lewis, at the Northbranch Friends Church. They made their home on the family fa...

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