Archive - 2014 - Obituary
Leona B. â€śOnieâ€ť(Parker) Dugger was born Sept. 20, 1924, in Elsmere, to David E. and Jessie O. (Coburn) Parker, the fifth of six children. She passed away July 23, 2014, at the age of 89, in North Platte.
She graduated from Thomas County High School in 1943 and married Joe Dugger Sept. 16, 1944. To this union two daughters were born, Judy and Mary Alice.
Joe and Onie lived on the Marion Lee Ranch at Brownlee until 1959 when they moved into Thedford so that Judy could go to high school.
Cheri Stucker, 54 of Sterling City, Texas passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014 at home surrounded by her loved ones.
Graveside service were Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at the Montvale Cemetery near Sterling City, Texas.
Arrangements are by Johnsonâ€™s Funeral Home.
Cheri was born on July 25, 1960 in Atkinson, to Bill and Betty Marcellus Williamson.
She married Greg Stucker June 30, 1979, and they were united 35 years.
She will be remembered as a loving mother, sister, daughter, grandma and aunt.
Edna Pearl Wertz Ullrich, 93, of West Branch, Iowa, died July 23, 2014. Edna was born in Havelock, Feb. 7, 1921 to John and Amelia Wertz. Her father passed away when she was 2 and her mother married John Heimbuch when she was 5.
Along with her brother Bill, the family moved to Grand Island where she attended school.
August 10, 1941, she was united in marriage with Marion Russell Ullrich from Broken Bow, where they made their home. They had three children: Diana, John, and Fred.
Raymond D. â€śBudâ€ť Owens, 88, of Arcadia, died Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney.
Funeral services were Monday, July 28, 2014, at St. Josaphatâ€™s Catholic Church in Loup City with Father Martin Egging officiating. Burial will be at the Arcadia City Cemetery in Arcadia, with military honors by the Arcadia American Legion Post #251.
Memorials are suggested to the Arcadia American Legion Post #251.
Higgins Funeral Home in Loup City is in charge of arrangements. You can sign Budâ€™s guest book at higginsfuneralhomelc.com
Mary Alyce Tierney, age 99 of Broken Bow, died April 29, 2014, at the Heritage Hall Nursing Home in Broken Bow. Funeral services will be Monday, May 5, 2014, at 10 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Oconto with Father Jim Hunt officiating. Interment will be in St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday, May 4, from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m. at Govier Brothers Mortuary with a Christian wake service being held at 5 p.m. at Govier Brothers Mortuary in Broken Bow.
Letha Mae Graf, age 77, of Burwell, died Thursday, April 24, 2014, at the Burwell Community Memorial Health Center.
Graveside funeral service were Wednesday, April 30, at the Ansley Cemetery in Ansley, with the Rev. Alan Petersen officiating.
Letha was born Jan. 3, 1937, at Milford, to Mable Graf. She made her home at Beatrice, Ord, and Burwell. Letha was talented embroiderer, she loved bird watching, and putting puzzles together.
Marvin W. Beatty, 74, of Kearney, died Saturday, April 26, 2014 at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney. A memorial service was Wednesday, April 30, at the Holy Cross Lutheran Church with the Rev. Dustin Lappe officiating. Memor-ials are suggested to the family for future designation. Condolences or personal reflections may be submitted at ww.osrfh.com. O'Brien Straatmann Redinger Funeral Home of Kearney was in charge of arrangements.
Norman D. â€śPeteâ€ť Peterson, 80, of Kearney died Sunday, April 20, 2014, at the Rose Lane Nursing Home in Loup City.
Dylan Gene Woodward, the son of Jeffery Craig Woodward and Denise Renae (Baxa) Woodward, was born Dec. 30, 1992, at Belleville, Kan., and passed away in Hays, Kan., April 24, 2014, at the age of 21 years, 3 months, and 24 days.
Dylan grew up and attended schools in Belleville, graduating from Republic County High School in 2011. He then attended Missouri Auction School and Cloud County Community College. He currently was attending Ft. Hays State University, majoring in Agronomy.
Stella M. Andersen, 88, of Ord, passed away Thursday, April 24, 2014, at the Valley County Health System Hospital in Ord.
Mrs. Andersenâ€™s wishes were to be cremated. A Celebration of Life will be held at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, May 1, 2014, at the Bethany Evangelical Lutheran Church with the Rev. Glenda Pearson officiating. Inurnment will be at a later date at the Osco Cemetery near Norman, Nebr. In lieu of flowers memorials are suggested to the Ord Flag Fund, Ord Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department or the V.F.W. Auxiliary. Ord Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.