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Funeral services for Dianne Hanneman were held Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, at First Baptist Church in Tekamah. Burial was in Tekamah Cemetery. She passed away Jan. 6, 2020, at Arbor Care Center in Tekamah at the age of 71.

Mass of Christian Burial for Betty Schram was celebrated Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Tekamah. Burial was in Calvary Cemetery in Omaha. She passed away Dec. 30, 2019, at Memorial Community Hospital in Blair. She was 92.

Funeral services for Myrtle Haeffner were Saturday, Dec. 28, 2019,at Trinity Lutheran Church in Decatur. Burial followed in Hillcrest Cemtery in the village. She passed away Dec. 23, 2019, at Elmwood Care Center in Onawa, Iowa, at the age of 80.

A memorial service for Kent Hansen will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 3, 2019, at First Presbyterian Church in Tekamah. Burial will follow in Tekamah Cemetery. There will be no visitation. The former Tekamah man passed away December 19, 2019 at Crowell Memorial Home in Blair, Neb. He was 67.

A celebration of life for Barbara Luft was held Dec. 27, 2019, at Heartland Community Baptist Church, in Sioux City. The 77-year-old Sioux City woman went to be with her Lord and Savior, on Dec. 21, 2019, at Methodist Hospital in Omaha. After a life filled with love, she died peacefully with…

Funeral services for Danna Pickell were Friday, Dec. 27, 2019, at First Baptist Church in Tekamah. Burial was in Tekamah Cemetery. She entered eternal life Dec. 22, 2019, at her home in Tekamah following a short battle with cancer. She was 63.

A memorial service for Gwen Menard-Tippery was held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019, at United Methodist Church in Decatur, Neb. Burial will be at a later date.

Funeral services for Joanne Sykora were Dec. 13, 2019, at Pelan Funeral Services in Lyons. Burial will be at a later date. Sykora, 74, passed away Dec. 7, 2019, at her home in Lyons.

Funeral services for Norma Voss were Saturday, Dec. 14, at First Lutheran Church in Blair, Neb. Burial was in Blair Cemetery. She passed away Dec. 7, 2019, in Omaha. She was 92.

A memorial service for Gwen Menard-Tippery will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019, at United Methodist Church in Decatur, Neb. There will be no visitation. Burial will be at a later date.

Mass of Christian Burial for DeLoise E. Pearson was celebrated Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Lyons, Neb. Pearson, 87, of Oakland, Neb., passed away Nov. 29, 2019, at Oakland Heights Nursing Home in Oakland. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery.

Funeral services for Tekamah native Clara Ann Tennis were Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019, at First Covenant Church in Oakland, Calif.

Funeral services for Scott Robison were Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019, at Country Bible Church near Blair. Burial was in Bancroft Cemetery, Bancroft, Neb.

A memorial service for Dr. Brian L. Anderson, retired Fremont High School band director, is set for Saturday Dec. 7, 2019. It will be held at 2 p.m. in the auditorium at Fremont High with Father Mark McKercher officiating. Guests are asked to use the south parking lot for entry into the auditorium.

A memorial service for Alice Douglas will be held Friday, Dec. 6, 2019, 10:30 a.m., at First United Methodist Church in Oakland, Neb. No visitation is scheduled. Burial will be in Pleasant View Cemetery in Plainview, Neb.

Funeral services for Frank Johnson were held Monday, Nov. 25, 2019, at First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Oakland, Neb. Burial will be at a later date in Westside Cemetery near Oakland. He passed away Nov. 23, 2019, at Nye Legacy in Fremont, Neb., at the age of 86.

Funeral services for Janet Mallette, 57, will be held Sunday, Dec. 8, 4 p.m., at Campbell Aman Funeral Home in Blair. A visitation will begin at 2 p.m. She passed away Nov. 23, 2019.

A memorial service for Stanley Richards will be held Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019, 10:30 a.m., at First United Methodist Church in Oakland, Neb. No visitation is scheduled. Burial with military honors will be in Oakland Cemetery. The Oakland native passed away in Omaha Nov. 27, 2019, at the age of 95.

Mass of Christian Burial for Jack Stewart, 84, was celebrated Wednesday, Nov.20, 2019, at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Superior, Wisc. Interment with military honors was in St. Francis Cemetery in Superior. He died Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019 at his Rice Lake home.

Funeral services for Eunice Swanson were held Friday Nov. 22, 2019, at Campbell-Aman Funeral Home in Blair. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery, Oakland, Neb. She passed away Nov. 19, 2019.

A memorial service for Susan L. Anderson was held Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019, at United Methodist Church in Tekamah. The Oakland, Neb., woman passed away Nov. 14, 2019 at MercyOne Siouxland Medical Center in Sioux City, Iowa. She was 60. There will be no burial.

Funeral services for Alice Douglas will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Dec. 6, 2019, at First United Methodist Church in Oakland, Neb. Burial will follow Pleasant View Cemetery in Plainview, Neb. The 94-year-old Oakland woman gracefully and peacefully entered heaven’s gates on Nov. 19, 2019, with …

Funeral services for Kenneth Gill were Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Decatur. Burial with military honors was in Tekamah Cemetery. The 94-year-old Decatur man was called to eternal life, with family at his side, Nov. 17, 2019, at his rural Decatur home.

Funeral services for Everett Holstein, 89, of Blair were Saturday Nov. 23, 2019, at First United Methodist Church in Blair. He passed away Nov. 14th 2019, at Josie Harper Hospice House in Omaha. Graveside services followed in Blair Cemetery.

Carrie “Sue” Glaser, age 74, of Tekamah, passed away Nov. 14, 2019, at Methodist Hospital in Omaha.

When he heard this, Jesus said, “This sickness will not end in death. No, it is for God’s glory so that God’s son may be glorified through it.” John 11:4

Funeral services Beverly Warren were held Monday Nov. 4, 2019, at Country Bible Church near Blair. A graveside service followed in Tekamah Cemetery. Beverly was called to eternal life on Oct. 31, 2019, at her home in Blair. She was 83.

Mass of Christian Burial for Catherine Anderson was celebrated Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Lyons, Neb. Burial was in Lyons Cemetery. She left her earthly life on Oct. 25, 2019, at CHI Health Bergan Mercy, in Omaha at the age of 88.

A celebration of the life of Dan Crynes was held Friday, Nov. 1, 2019, at the Elkhorn Eagles Club in Elkhorn, Neb. Burial will be at a later date in Omaha National Cemetery. The Tekamah man passed away Oct. 26, 2019, surrounded by his family, at Methodist Hospital in Omaha. He was 70.

Funeral services for Jim “Garbage” Devening were Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019, at the Tekamah Fire Hall in Tekamah. Burial with military honors and last Call followed in Tekamah Cemetery. The longtime Tekamah businessman passed away Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019, at Memorial Community Hospital in Blair,…

Funeral services for Gary Mathiesen were held Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019, at Grace United Methodist Church in Kennard. Burial was in Blair Cemeteryfollowed by lunch at the Kennard Auditorium. Gary Vernon Mathiesen, 73, passed away Oct. 25, 2019 at his rural Herman home, surrounded by the family …

Funeral services for Dale M. Hansen were Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019, at First Presbyterian Church in Tekamah. A private family burial was planned in Tekamah Cemetery.The former Tekamah man passed away on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019, surrounded by family, at MercyOne Siouxland Medical Center in Sio…

Funeral services for Gary Huffman were held Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019, at Decatur City Auditorium, Decatur, Neb. Burial with military honors was in Hillcrest Cemetery in the village. Gary passed away in his Decatur home surrounded by family on Oct. 19, 2019. He was 69.

A graveside service for Glennis Elizabeth Nicolai was held Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019, at Wyuka Cemetery in Lincoln, Neb. A Celebration of Life service followed on Thursday afternoon at Christ United Methodist Church in Lincoln. The 90-year-old Lincoln woman passed away peacefully Oct. 21, 2019…

A graveside service for Rich Pounds was held Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, in Lyons cemetery. He passed away Oct. 12, 2019, surrounded by his family, at Bryan West Medical Center, in Lincoln, Neb., at the age of 64.

Funeral services for Londa Greve were Friday, Oct. 11, 2019, at New Life Assembly of God Church in Lyons, Neb. Burial wasw in Decatur’s Hillcrest Cemetery. The Decatur woman went to heaven, with family by her side, Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2019, in Waverly, Neb., after a courageous 2 ½ year battle w…