Memorial service for Brent D. “Haze” Tomasek, 66, of West Point, will be held at a later date at the Stonacek Funeral Chapel in Norfolk. Haze died Monday, September 16, 2019, at St. Francis Memorial Hospital in West Point.

A memorial service for Audra Lu Jackson-Lebs will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, September 21, 2019, in Laguna Woods, Calif., at the Laguna Country United Methodist Church. A graveside service will be held at a date to be decided in the spring of 2020 at the Beemer Cemetery. Audra Lu died Septe…

William “Bill” Schulte, 100, of Dodge, died Monday, September 2, 2019, at Midlands Living Center in Council Bluffs. Funeral Mass was held Thursday, September 5, 2019, at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Dodge with Rev. Rod Kneifl as celebrant. Burial with military honors was at St. Wencesla…

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

Memorial services for Bea Smith, age 100 of West Point, will be held Friday, September 13, 2019, at 10 a.m., with Father Steve Emanuel officiating, at the Minnick Funeral Home in West Point. Interment will follow in the Mount Hope Cemetery. Visitation will be prior to the service.

Services for Paul J. Uher, age 53 of Dodge, will be held Tuesday, September 17, 2019, at 10 a.m. at the St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Dodge. Interment will be at a later date.

Funeral services for Betty B. (Braun) Eschliman, 91, of Wisner, were on Saturday, Sept. 7 at the United Methodist Church of Christ in Wisner with Pastor Coral Parmenter officiating. Burial was in the Wisner Cemetery.

Funeral services for James M. Troyer, 94, of West Point were held on Saturday, Sept. 7, at the Beemer Mennonite Church with Pastor Lewis Miller officiating. Interment was in the Beemer Cemetery.

Funeral services for Ferne W. Moeller, 100, of West Point will be held on Thursday, Sept. 5 at 11 a.m. at the Grace Lutheran Church in West Point with Pastor Priscilla Hukki officiating. A luncheon will immediately follow the service in the church fellowship hall with burial to follow in the…

Arlene E. Doerneman, 87, formerly of Howells, passed away Thursday, August 29, 2019, at Dunklau Gardens in Fremont.

William “Bill” Schulte, 100, of Dodge, died Monday, September 2, 2019, at Midlands Living Center in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Funeral Mass will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 5 at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Dodge with Rev. Rod Kneifl as celebrant.

Mass of Christian burial for Abigail Michelle Borgmann, one-month-old daughter of Ben and Michelle Borgmann of Beemer, was held Friday, August 30, 2019, at St. Ludger Catholic Church in Creighton. Reverends Jeremy Hans, Jeff Lorig, and Vincent Sunguti were Concelebrants, with burial in St. L…

A celebration of life for Michael J. Suing, age 48, of West Point will be held Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019, at Lions Club Park, 1501 Park Street, in Blair, beginning at 1 p.m. Everyone is welcome to bring a pot luck dish.

Funeral services for Vera M. Hansen, 97, of Pilger, were Aug. 26, at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Pilger, with Deb Hammer, PMA officiating. Interment was in the Pilger Cemetery.

Mary Ellen (Rager) Magnuson, 82, of Bancroft, passed away on Saturday, August 17, 2019, at Legacy Garden Rehabilitation and Living Center in Pender. Funeral services were held Tuesday, August 20, 2019, at Salem Lutheran Church in Wakefield, with Pastor Patti Meyer officiating. Burial was in …

Willie Broekemeier, 94, of Beemer, died Wednesday, August 21, 2019, at Colonial Haven in Beemer. Funeral services were held Saturday, August 24 at Zion Lutheran Church rural Bancroft with Reverend Ryan Seymour as officiant. Burial was at Zion Lutheran Cemetery.

Memorial services for Eleanor Foust, age 86 of Stanton, formerly of West Point, will be held on Saturday, September 14, 2019, at 11 a.m. at the New England Congregational Church in Stanton, with Pastor Linda Mohr officiating.

John Throener, 83, of West Point, died Monday, August 26, 2019, at St. Francis Memorial Hospital in West Point. Funeral Mass will be 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, August 29 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church at St. Charles with Father Steve Emanuel as celebrant. Burial with military honors will be a…

José Luis Barrios, 21, of West Point, died Sunday, August 18, 2019, in a motor vehicle accident north of West Point. Funeral Mass will be at noon on Thursday, August 22, 2019, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Rev. Matthew Niggemeyer as celebrant. Burial will be at St. Michael’s Cemetery.

Sister Judanne Stratman, age 80, a member of the Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity, died Wednesday, August 14, 2019, at Holy Family Convent, Manitowoc, Wis.

Memorial Services for Eleanor Foust age 86 of Stanton, formerly of West Point, will be held on Saturday, September 14, 2019, at 11 a.m. at the New England Congregational Church in Stanton, with Pastor Linda Mohr officiating.

Funeral services for Ellen Von Seggern, 61, of Wisner, were held on Aug. 20 at the Christ Lutheran Church in Wisner, with Pastor Frank Kerkemeyer officiating. Interment will be in the St. Paul’s German Ev. Lutheran Cemetery, rural Wisner.

Funeral services for Alice Breitkreutz, 95, of Wisner were held on Aug. 18 at the Christ Lutheran Church in Wisner, with Pastor Frank Kerkemeyer officiating. Interment was in the Wisner Cemetery.

Memorial services for Irene Jeffrey age 91 of West Point were held Monday, August 19, 2019, at the Minnick Funeral Home in West Point, with Deb Hammer, PMA officiating. Interment was in the Pleasantview Cemetery in Winside.

Elsbeth “Elsie” Jahde, 85, of Pender, died on Sunday, August 18, 2019, at the Pender Community Hospital. Funeral services will be held Thursday, August 22, 2019, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Pender. Pastor Karen McNeil-Utecht will be officiating.

Mass of Christian burial for Marcella Praest, age 92 of rural Dodge, was held Saturday, August 10, 2019, at St. Aloysius Catholic Church-Aloys, rural West Point, with Father Steve Emanuel as celebrant. Interment was in the St. Aloysius Catholic Cemetery.

Francis Dirkschneider, 88, of Dodge, passed away on Monday, August 5, 2019, at Parkview Home in Dodge. Funeral Mass was held Friday, August 9, 2019, at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Dodge with Rev. Rod Kneifl as celebrant. Burial with military honors was at St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery.

Funeral services for Irene Jeffrey, age 91 of West Point, are pending at the Minnick Funeral Home in West Point.

Funeral services for Jeffrey L. “Jeff” Konkoleski, age 43 of West Point, formerly of Ainsworth, will be held Saturday, August 17, 2019, at 11 a.m. at the Keya Paha County High School gymnasium in Springview, Nebr. Burial will follow in the Mt. Hope Cemetery near Springview.

Funeral services for Jean Albers, 84, of West Point were held Aug. 13, at the Grace Lutheran Church in West Point, with Pastor Priscilla Hukki officiating. Interment was in the Beemer Cemetery.

Francis Dirkschneider, 88, of Dodge, died Monday, August 5, 2019, at Parkview Home in Dodge.

Funeral services for Sandra (Bode) Lanz, 59, of Thurston will be held on Monday, Aug. 12 at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Wisner with Pastor Jared Hartman officiating. Interment will be in the Wisner Cemetery. Visitation will be on Sunday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Minnick Funer…

Mass of Christian burial for Marcella Praest, age 92 of rural Dodge, NE will be on Saturday, August 10, 2019, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Aloysius Catholic Church-Aloys rural West Point, with Father Steve Emanuel as celebrant. Interment will be in the

Anna Louise Flores, 89, of West Point, died Wednesday, July 24, 2019, at St. Francis Memorial Hospital in West Point. Funeral services were held Saturday, July 27, 2019, at Grace Lutheran Church in West Point with Rev. Priscilla Hukki as officiant. Burial was at Mount Hope Cemetery.

Private family services for Catherine C. Evans, 62, of West Point will be at Fort McPherson National Cemetery, Maxwell, Nebr., at a later date. Catherine died Monday, July 29, 2019, at Faith Regional Health Services, Norfolk.

Funeral Services for Donna Lee Harms, 87, of Hebron were held Wednesday, July 31 at Grace Lutheran Church in Hebron; with the Pastor Keith Brozek, officiating; organist Brenda Striggow, congregational hymns “Take My Hand Precious Lord”, “Amazing Grace” and “What A Friend We Have In Jesus” Ca…

Joyce Marie (Anderson) Smith, 76, passed away peacefully on Tuesday July 23, 2019, after an 18-month battle with leukemia. She was surrounded by family during her final days while resting in the comfort of her home overlooking Lake Pend Oreille in Idaho.

Anna Flores, 89, of West Point, died this moring (Wednesday), at St. Francis Memorial Hospital in West Point. Services are pending with Stokely Funeral Home.

Funeral services for MaryAnn Jindra, 79, of Pilger will be held on Thursday, July 18 at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Norfolk with interment in the Pilger Cemetery. A luncheon will follow the burial at the Cooper Family Community Center in Pilger. Visitation will be on Wednesday…

Funeral services for Arlene Young-Bergt, 91, of Wisner, were held on Monday, July 15, at the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Wisner with Pastor Jared Hartman officiating. Interment was in the Beemer Cemetery.

Theresa Dinslage, 97, of Dodge, formerly of West Point, died Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at St. Francis Memorial Hospital in West Point. A funeral Mass was held Monday morning, July 15 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in West Point. Burial was at St. Aloysius Catholic Cemetery at Aloys.

LeRoy Schuetze, 74, of West Point, died Sunday, July 14, 2019, at Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha. Funeral Mass will be 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 18, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in West Point with Reverend Steve Emanuel as celebrant. Burial will be at St. Michael’s Cemetery with lunch …

Funeral services for Debra A. (Svendsen) Olson, 60, were held July 6 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Lyons. She was buried at Lyons Cemetery in Lyons.

A very special and beloved couple has passed away. On Jan. 26, Darline Marie Stewart fell asleep in death at their home at Heidi’s Chateau in Montrose, CO. And there, just nineteen days later Feb. 14, her dear husband of 42 years, James Lowell Stewart followed her.

Funeral services for Gail Anderson, 82, of Wisner were held on July 8 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Wisner with Pastor Jared Hartman officiating. Interment with Military Honors was in the Wisner Cemetery.

Robert Dean Jacobsen, 85, of Lyons, formerly of Wisner, died at his home on Friday, July 5, 2019. A graveside memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 20, 2019, at 10:30 a.m. at the Wisner Cemetery in Wisner.

Funeral services for Doris Ann Pruss, age 86, of Dodge, will be on Friday, July 12, 2019, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Dodge with Father Rodney Lee A. Pruss and Father Rod Kneifl concelebrating the Mass.

Funeral service for Tammy S. Sukstorf, 52, of Cedar Bluffs, will be 11 a.m. Friday, July 12, 2019, at St. Matthew Lutheran Church in Cedar Bluffs. Visitation will be Thursday, July 11, 2019 from 4 - 8 p.m. with family receiving friends from 6 - 8 p.m. at St. Matthew Lutheran Church. Visitati…

Mass of Christian Burial for Gerald Reiman, age 77 of West Point, was held Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in West Point, with Father Steve Emanuel as celebrant. Private family interment was in St. Michael’s Cemetery. Gerald passed away on Thursday, July 4, 2019, at M…

James “Jim” Fuller, 69, of Bancroft died Sunday, June 16, 2019, after an ongoing battle with health issues.

Lynn Rae Beckenhauer, 76, of Los Angeles, Calif., died Tuesday, June 18, 2019, at Dignity Health California Hospital in Los Angeles. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend a funeral service at 2 p.m. on Friday, June 28, at Grace Lutheran Church in West Point, with Pastor Priscill…

Mary E. Powley, 85, of Pender, passed away on Friday, June 21, 2019, at Legacy Garden Rehabilitation and Living Center in Pender. Memorial services will be Thursday, June 27, 2019, at 10:30 a.m. at the United Church of Pender, with Pastor Daniel Springer officiating. Visitation will be Wedne…

A celebration of life for Virginia Belle Lewis, 86, was held on Friday June 14 at the Good Samaritan Village Chapel in Hastings. A graveside service was held at Spring Creek Cemetery in Ruskin.