Service for Laverne Schulzkump, 90, of Beemer, were held Friday, Nov. 20, 2020, at Grace Lutheran Church in West Point with Rev. Priscilla Hukki officiating. Burial was at Mount Hope Cemetery. Laverne died Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020, at Colonial Haven in Beemer.

Private memorial services for David Prinz, age 65, of West Point, are currently under the care of the Minnick Funeral Home in West Point.

Patrick George McNamara, 79 of North Platte, died November 18, 2020.

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Services for Betty J. Hoge, age 88, of Scribner, will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, November 21, 2020, at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Scribner. Masks are required. Burial will follow in Trinity Lutheran Cemetery west of Scribner.

Mass of Christian Burial for Angeline Vanek, age 98, of Norfolk, formerly of Howells, was held Monday, November 16, 2020, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Norfolk. Reverend Gregory Carl was the celebrant.

Ima Jean Dinslage, 88, of West Point, entered into eternal rest peacefully at St. Joseph’s Hillside Villa with her children at her side on November 14, 2020. A memorial Mass was held Wednesday, November 18, 2020, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Rev. Steve Emanuel celebrating. Burial was a…

Lorraine Vacha, 90, of Clarkson, died Monday, November 9, 2020, at the Clarkson Community Care Center.

Marianne Wimer, 77, of Crowell, died Thursday, November 12, 2020, at Hooper Care Center. Funeral Mass was held Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in West Point with Rev. Steve Emanuel as celebrant.

Allan William Miller, 82, of Scribner, passed away at his home surrounded by his family on Sunday, November 15, 2020, following a short battle with bladder cancer. A private family memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on Sunday, November 22, at United Evangelical Lutheran Church in Scribn…

Gene J. Steffensmeier, 78, of Fremont, passed away Wednesday, November 11, 2020, at Methodist Hospital in Omaha.

Funeral services were held for Lawrence Joseph Kuchta, 89 of Randolph on Thursday, Nov. 19 at Saint Jane Frances de Chantal Catholic Church in Randolph. Interment was in the St. Frances Cemetery.

Maxine Marie Schoneveld Purvis Lidel, 84 of Yankton, SD passed away early Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020 at Angelhaus West, Yankton, SD. No formal services were held.

A family graveside service was held for Ilene R. Benson, 95, of Gregory, SD on Saturday, Nov. 14. Interment was held in the Wisner City Cemetery, Wisner.

Private memorial services for Joseph Eichelberger, 68 of Beemer, were held on Monday, Nov. 16 at the Minnick Funeral Home in West Point. Interment was in the Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery in Beemer.

Memorial services for Lyle D. Ronk, 84, of Pilger, were Thursday, Nov, 12 at Our Savior Lutheran Church. Pastor Lee Weander officiated. The burial was at Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery in Norfolk.

Gerhard Broekemeier, age 93, of West Point, was called to his heavenly home Friday, November 6, 2020. A celebration of his life and eternal salvation will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, November 13, 2020, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in West Point with Reverend Robert Schilling officiating.

Funeral services for Dr. Jeffrie Fox, age 49, of Beemer, will be on Thursday, November 12, 2020, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in West Point. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Minnick Funeral Home in West Point and will continue on Thursday from 9 a.m…

Delwin D. Smeal, 73, of Snyder, passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 5, 2020, at Bryan Medical Center in Lincoln. A funeral Mass was held Monday, November 9, 2020, at St. Leo’s Catholic Church in Snyder with Reverend Keith Rezac as celebrant. Burial was at St. Leo’s Cemetery.

Private family services for Bernard “Bernie” H. Clatanoff, 83 of Beemer were held on Monday, Nov. 9 at the Beemer Cemetery.

Funeral services for LaVern Elroy Kuester, 91, of Stanton were held Saturday, Nov. 7 at Faith Lutheran Church in Stanton. Rev. Lee Weander of Our Savior Lutheran Church in Norfolk officiated at the service. Interment was at the Stanton Cemetery, Stanton with Military Rites by Stanton V.F.W. …

Clarence Henry Eikmeier, 90 of Dodge, passed away on October 30, 2020, at Franciscan Healthcare in West Point.

Theodore “Ted” Buchholz, 94, of West Point, died Saturday, October 31, 2020, at St. Joseph’s Hillside Villa in West Point. A memorial service with Military Honors will be at 1 p.m. on Saturday, November 7, 2020, at Grace Lutheran Church in West Point with Reverend Priscilla Hukki as officiant.

A private service for Joel Kee, 83 of Durham, NC and formerly of Pilger will be held in Raleigh, NC, at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church for the immediate family. Due to present gathering precautions, the family hopes to arrange a celebration of life at a later time for all to gather in…

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Funeral services for Reverend John R. Bellar, 95 of Norfolk, were held Tuesday, Nov. 3 at the Beemer Mennonite Church in Beemer. Interment with Military Honors was in the Beemer Cemetery.

Joan Ann Buser Sorensen, 89 of Lincoln, died on October 25, 2020, in her home. She was born in Sabetha, Kansas, on July 5, 1931, the only child of Victor and Catherine McCarthy Buser of Seneca, Kansas. She was a member of the Cathedral of the Risen Christ parish in Lincoln.

Funeral services for Alice Schultz, 67 of Wahoo and formerly of Pilger were held on Monday, Oct. 26 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Pilger with Pastor Timothy Booth officiating. Interment was in the Beemer Cemetery.

Paul Bracht, 80, of West Point, died October 22, 2020, at home, surrounded by his family. Funeral Mass was held Monday, October 26, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Rev. Steve Emanuel as celebrant. Burial was at St. Michael’s Cemetery.

Services for Patricia Jean Von Seggern, 85, of Sidney were held Saturday, Oct. 24 at Saint Patrick’s Catholic Church with Rev. Mike McDermott officiating.

Funeral services for Colette K. Liermann, 66 of Wisner were Tuesday, Oct. 20 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Wisner. Interment was in the Wisner Cemetery.

It is with great sadness that the family of Dorothy Ruth Steinhauser announces her passing on Tuesday, October 6, 2020, at the age of 90 years.

Ruth Stalp, 72, formerly of West Point, died Tuesday, October 13, 2020, at Valhaven Care and Rehabilitation Center in Valley. A funeral Mass was held Friday, October 16, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in West Point with Rev. Steve Emanuel as celebrant. Burial was at St. Michael’s Cemetery.

Private family graveside services for Paulette M. Tietz, age 74 of Wisner, were held at the Wisner Cemetery.

Mass of Christian Burial for Joe Oligmueller, age 86 of West Point, was held Friday, October 9, 2020, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in West Point. Interment was at the St. Boniface Cemetery-Monterey, rural West Point.

Sister Stephen Marie Luebbert, age 85, a member of the Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity, passed away Wednesday, October 14, 2020, at Holy Family Convent, Manitowoc.

Mass of Christian Burial for Gerald (Jerry) Peatrowsky, age 87 of West Point, will be held on Friday, October 23, 2020, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in West Point. Interment with Military Honors will be in the St. Michael’s Cemetery, with a luncheon to follow at the Beemer Ballroom.

Ronda M. Priestley, age 80, of Fremont passed away Wednesday, October 14, 2020, in Fremont.

Funeral services for Marie M. Eichelberger, age 95 of Beemer, will be held on Thursday, October 15, 2020, at 10:30 a.m. at the Beemer Mennonite Church in Beemer. Interment will be in the Beemer Cemetery with a luncheon to follow at the American Legion Hall.

Funeral services for Dr. Frank Kowal, age 91 of West Point, were held Tuesday, October 13, 2020, at the Minnick Funeral Home in West Point. Interment was in St. Anthony’s Cemetery-St. Charles.

Funeral services for Colette K. Liermann, age 66 of Wisner, will be held Tuesday, October 20, 2020, at 2 p.m. at the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Wisner. Interment will be in the Wisner Cemetery.

Services for Robert “Bob” Muller, age 83 of Bancroft, were held Monday, October 12, 2020, at Pelan Funeral Services Lyons. Burial was in the Bancroft Cemetery.

Mass of Christian Burial for Paul B. Kreikemeier, age 76 of West Point, was held Saturday, October 10, 2020, at St. Boniface Catholic Church-Monterey, rural West Point. Interment was in the St. Boniface Cemetery.

Mass of Christian Burial for William “Murph” Murphy, age 83 of Wisner, were held Wednesday, October 14, 2020, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Wisner. Interment with Military Honors was in the St. Joseph’s Cemetery.

Delwin Edwin Meyer, second son of Edwin and Martha (Fauth) Meyer, passed away September 12, 2020, at the Wisner Care Center in Wisner.

Lloyd Jerome Meyer, third son of Edwin and Martha (Fauth) Meyer, died suddenly April 10, 2001. He was born May 22, 1943.

A Guild Rosary followed by a Memorial Mass for Betty Smith, age 96 of West Point, were held Saturday, September 22, 2020, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in West Point. Betty passed away Tuesday, September 22, 2020, at Franciscan Healthcare in West Point. Inurnment was in St. Michael’s Catholi…

Darrell D. Oliver, age 83 of West Point, passed away on Tuesday, September 29, 2020, at his home in West Point. Interment will be at a later date in the Black Hills National Cemetery near Sturgis, S.D.

Keith Junior Hasemann, age 69, of Scribner passed away in the early morning of Saturday, October 3, 2020, at Franciscan Healthcare in West Point.

Gary Wayne Bargmann, 78, of Bancroft, died Friday, October 2, 2020, at Faith Regional Hospital in Norfolk. Funeral services were held Monday, October 5, 2020, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Bancroft, with Pastor Nathan Henschen officiating.

Judith (Siebrandt) Burke, 66, of West Point, died Thursday, October 1, 2020, at Nebraska Medicine in Omaha. A memorial service was held Monday, October 5, 2020, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in West Point with Rev. Robert Schilling as officiant. Burial was at Mount Hope Cemetery, West Point.

Funeral service for Eldon H. Meyer, 87, of Norfolk was held Thursday, Sept. 24 at Christ Lutheran Church in Norfolk with Rev. David Goehmann officiating. Interment was held at the New Lutheran Cemetery, Norfolk. Military rites were conducted by the American Legion Post #16, V.F.W. #1644, bot…

Services for Marlene Beck, 89, of Lincoln are pending. She passed away September 23, 2020. She was born March 31, 1931.

Larry Ortmeier, 49, of Dodge, died Sunday, September 27, 2020, at CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center – Bergan Mercy in Omaha. Funeral Mass was held Wednesday, September 30, 2020, at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Dodge with Rev. Keith Rezac as celebrant.

Lanelle Smith, 65, of Harrisburg, S.D., passed away on September 26, 2020, at home surrounded by her family, following a courageous seven year battle with cancer.

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