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…

The family of Mike Kologenski will have a celebration of life event for the former Herman man at a later date. He passed away Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019, at his home in Blair. According to family members, Michael wanted to keep his battle with cancer over the last 14 months a quiet struggle. He …

A memorial visitation for Joan Benson was held Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019, at Pelan Funeral Services in Tekamah. Burial was in Tekamah Cemetery. She passed away Sept. 27, 2019 and the Josie Harper Hospice House in Omaha. She was 80.

A memorial service for Paul Novak was held Oct. 12, 2019 at the Craig Gymnasium. Burial will be at a later date in Tekamah Cemetery. Novak, 62, passed away Sept. 27, 2019, at his home in Craig.

Funeral services for Janice K. Paulson were held on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Oxford, Neb. Interment was Friday, Oct. 4, 2019, in Craig Cemetery. Paualson, 60, passed away Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, at her home in Oxford, Neb.

Funeral services for Marjorie A. Sommerer, 87, of Fremont, Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Alder Grove Methodist Church south of Craig. Burial followed in Craig Cemetery. The former Craig woman died Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019, at Pathfinder Place in Fremont.

Mass of Christian Burial for Ray Braniff was celebrated Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Tekamah. Burial was in Tekamah Cemetery. The 81-year-old Tekamah man peacefully entered into eternal rest on Sept. 21, 2019, while surrounded by loved ones.

A celebration of the life of Darlene Forsen was held Friday, Sept. 27, 2019, at the American Legion hall in Herman. The 88-year-old Herman woman passed away Sept. 19, 2019, at Crowell Memorial Home in Blair.

A memorial service for Debbie Nelson was held Friday, Sept. 26, 2019, at Pelan Funeral Services in Tekamah. Burial was in Tekamah Cemetery. Nelson, 66, passed away Sept. 21, 2019, at Arbor Care Centers in Tekamah.

Funeral services for Larry Paulsen were Friday Sept. 27, 2019, at St. Andrews United Methodist Church in Omaha. Paulson, 65. passed away Sept. 21, 2019 at home surrounded by loved ones following a courageous battle with cancer. Interment at Prospect Hill Cemetery in Elkhorn followed the service.

Mass of Christian Burial for Jim Tobin was celebrated Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Tekamah. Burial with military honors and last call followed in Tekamah Cemetery. The 83-year-old former Tekamah man passed away Sept. 23, 2019 at Memorial Community Hospital in…

Funeral services for Lorna Mae Tackett were Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, at First Baptist Church in Tekamah. No burial is planned. She passed away Sept. 14, 2019, at Nebraska Medicine in Omaha at the age of 79.

A celebration of the life of Catherine “Jolene” Corbin was held Thursday Sept. 12, 2019, at Colonial Chapel Funeral Home in Lincoln, Neb. Burial followed in Craig Cemetery, Craig, Neb. The 73-year-old Lincoln woman passed away Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019.

Funeral services for Orval Fleischman were Monday, Sept. 16, 2019, at First Baptist Church in Tekamah. Burial was in Tekamah Cemetery. The former Tekamah man passed away Sept. 11, 2019 at Carter Place Assisted Living Community in Blair. He was 88.

Memorial services for Virginia Larson were held Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019, at First United Methodist Church in Oakland, Neb. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery. She passed away Sept. 6, 2019, at Hooper Care Center in Hooper, Neb. She was 93.

Funeral services for Nancy Magorien, age 75, of Tekamah, formerly of Bloomfield, Neb., were held Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019, at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Lindy, Neb. Burial was in Bloomfield City Cemetery.

Funeral services for Mike McClure were held Monday, Sept. 16, 2019, at First Presbyterian Church in Tekamah. Burial was in Onawa Cemetery, Onawa, Iowa. McClure 69, passed away Sept. 11, 2019, surrounded by family, in the comfort of his own home.

Word has been received of the death of former Tekamah man Ray Barger who passed away in Lincoln on Aug. 20, 2019. He was 93. In keeping with his wishes, no service was held.

Funeral services for Howard “Howie” Bishop were held Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, at Pelan Funeral Services Tekamah. The former Roosevelt, Minn., man passed away September 3, 2019 at his home in Tekamah, with family by his side, after a long battle with cancer. He was 75.

Funeral services for Everrett “Butch” Sparks were Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019, at Decatur City Auditorium, Decatur, Neb. Burial was in Hillcrest Cemetery with military honors by Robert Klase-Rogers VFW Post No. 7998 and American Legion Rogers-Crum Post No. 215. Casket bearers included Scott Coate…

Funeral services for Clarence Brosam were held at First Baptist Church in Blair on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019. Graveside services followed in Tekamah Cemetery. He died Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019, in Blair, five months short of his 100th birthday.

Memorial services for Sandy Lundeen were held Aug. 30, 2019, at Salem Covenant Church in rural Oakland.Burial in Salem Cemetery followed the service. A loving wife, mother, and grandmother, she passed away Aug. 25, 2019, at CHI Bergan Mercy in Omaha, surrounded by family, at the age of 79.

Mass of Christian Burial for Dorrell Alexander will be will be Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019, 10:30 a.m., at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Tekamah. There will be no visitation. Burial in Tekamah Cemetery will follow the service.

Hazel Lucille (Crippen) Dyche found peace on July 27, 2019 at her farm home in Amity, Ore., surrounded by her family.

A graveside service with military honors for Elliot Johnson was held Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019, at Oakland Cemetery in Oakland, Neb. The former Oakland man passed away Aug. 15, 2019, at his home in Laramie, Wyo. He was 76.

Funeral services for Mary Lou Johnson were Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019, at United Methodist Church in Tekamah. Burial was in Tekamah Cemetery.