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Archive - Dec 27, 2013


Esteleen Anderson, 80

December 27, 2013

Esteleen Anderson, 80, of Broken Bow, died Dec. 20, 2013, at Jennie Melham Medical Center in Broken Bow.
Esteleen was born Dec. 29, 1932, south of Seneca, to Bill and Ida (Madron) Goehring. After growing up in the Sand hills she graduated from Thedford High School in 1950.
September 15, 1950, she married Robert U. Anderson in Thedford. Robert was then drafted into the Army and after fulfilling his duties they moved to Broken Bow in 1953. To this union two children were born.

Fern Heitz, 94

December 27, 2013

Fern Edith (Caywood) Heitz, 94 of Sargent, passed away Dec. 15, 2013, at her
She was the oldest of nine children, born Aug. 20,1919 at Broken Bow, to
Edward Milton and Lillian Grace (McCaslin) Caywood. She graduated from Broken Bow High School in 1938.
She became a Christian, accepting Christ as her Savior as a young woman and was baptized Dec. 21, 1947. Then she spent the rest of her life following in Jesus' footsteps.
On Saturday, the day of her service -- December 21, 2013, it was the 72nd anniver-sary of her accepting Christ and being baptized.

Ivan Knox, 84

December 27, 2013

Ivan Knox, 84, of North Platte, left his earthly body behind on Dec. 10, 2013, at Linden Court in North Platte.
Ivan was born the youngest of seven to Paul and Edith Knox June 26, 1929, in Custer County. He graduated from Ansley High School in 1947.
After high school, Ivan worked in Ansley as a carpenter with his father Paul Knox. Ivan moved to Mansfield, Ohio in the early 1950s, where he worked for Reece Optical. He returned to Nebraska in the late 1950s, eventually moving to Kearney where he met his bride - Alice Oltmans, LPN, of Filley.

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