Our Obituaries

Lois I. Besk

January 9, 1922 - January 25, 2018

Preceded in death by husband Lyle; daughter Janet Mittlieder; parents, Howard and Jessie Cornell; 3 sisters; and 1 brother. Survived by daughters, Cyndie (Larry) Cascio, Pat (Tom) Carroll, and Kathleen (Dick) Ketterer; 12 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren; and 4 great-great grandchildren. The family thanks Papillon Manor, and CHI Hospice.Family will Receive friends prior to Service Tuesday at...
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Robert Bob Johnson

August 6, 1937 - January 16, 2018

Bob was born in Riverdale, NE on August 6, 1937 and passed away in Omaha, NE on January 16, 2018. Preceded in death by daughter Jennifer Johnson Malesa and sister Phyllis Ingraham. Survived by children Mike (Mary) Johnson, Lori (Joe) Dueling, Suzanne (Phil) Turner and Berta Johnson (fiancé Chris Hammers), 12 Grandchildren and 7 Great Grandchildren, Sisters Lucille Fisher and Sharon (Tom)...
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Margareta Anna Harmon

March 8, 1916 - January 9, 2018


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Margareta A. Harmon

March 8, 1916 - January 9, 2018


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William Norman Kendall

August 1, 1928 - January 3, 2018

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Nancy Louise Wolfe

June 21, 1929 - January 2, 2018

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Kathleen Beulah Gordon

July 3, 1932 - December 29, 2017

Gordon, Kathleen B. "Kay" Jul 3, 1932 - Dec 29, 2017 Born in Davenport, IA, to Mary Beulah and Charles Grover. Graduated from Grinnell College. Moved to Omaha as a Speech Pathologist, received graduate degree, became Special Education Director for ESU #3 until retirement. Preceded in death by her parents. Survived by her husband of 61 - ½ years, Bill; daughters, Cheryl, Susan; sons, Bob, Steve;...
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Leo Charles Black

September 14, 1920 - December 27, 2017

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Bonnie Dee Novick

December 17, 1933 - December 23, 2017


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Eugene Harold Alton

November 27, 1925 - December 22, 2017

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Lillian F. Hesemann

November 22, 1927 - December 19, 2017

Bovee-Hesseman, Lillian F. November 22, 1927-December 19, 2017. Passed away peacefully surrounded by family and friends. Preceded in death by her parents Harry and Hazel Phipps. Husband Carroll Bovee and husband Bernard Hesemann. Daughter SuElla Maudlin. Brother Don Phipps, sister-in-law Mardell Phipps and brother-in-law Alvin Hohndorf. Survived by son Dana Bovee, daughter-in-law Sukchan...
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Richard L. Knight

November 16, 1929 - December 15, 2017

Preceded in death by Parents: Leo & Netta, Sisters: Margaret George & Ellen Voss.Survived by Wife: Linda. Children: David & Mary Knight, Dan & Angela Knight, Trevor & Christina Millikan. Grandchildren: Justin & Ashley Knight, Josh & Heather Knight, Ryan Knight, Jordan & Emily Knight, Emily Knight, Tripp Millikan, Turner Millikan. Great Grandchildren: Riley & Hudson Knight, Adriana Knight. Nieces,...
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George D. Leith

February 11, 1944 - December 6, 2017

Leith, George David Feb 11, 1944 - Dec 6, 2017 Preceded in death by parents, Rose and Wilbur Leith; grandaughter, Alysa K. Thurman. Survived by wife, Kathy; children, Robert and Kristin Leith; sister, Mary Bradford; brother, Richard (Cheryl); sister, Joyce (Mike) Curry; grandchildren, Taylor Kim, Sarah Rasmussen, Alex Thurman, George Thurman; close friend, Choi Kim; and a son to George, Matt Kim;...
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Edythe S. Moore

August 29, 1918 - December 2, 2017

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Ardyth J. Sanders

June 23, 1933 - November 29, 2017

Sanders, Ardyth J. Jun 23, 1933 - Nov 29, 2017 Preceded in death by parents, Charles and Mary Pabian; husband, Glen H. Sanders; grandson, Nicholas R. Deyen; sisters, Elaine Behrendt, Betty Pabian; brother, Vern Pabian. Survived by daughter, Glenda Deyen; grandson, Kyle Deyen; sister, Bonnie Pabian; nieces and nephews. VISITATION: Friday from 6-8pm with FUNERAL SERVICE Saturday at 11am, all at...
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Johnnie Hall Williams

January 27, 1924 - November 28, 2017

Johnnie Hall Williams, of Omaha, died Tuesday, Nov. 28th despite fantastic care at University of Nebraska Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 1 PM, Saturday, Dec. 2, at Morning Star Lutheran Church in Omaha. Johnnie was born January 27, 1924 to Clarence and CaRema (Hall) Williams in Sloan, Iowa. He started college on a basketball scholarship at Drake University, but he interrupted...
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James E. Vogt

January 26, 1938 - November 24, 2017

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Glenda Irene Ragan

October 9, 1930 - November 13, 2017

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Elizabeth Jean Kountze

February 9, 1927 - October 31, 2017

Survived by sons, Charles Denman Kountze of Omaha, NE, and Edward Harris Kountze (Jean Marie Boldan) of San Francisco, CA; granddaughter, Marlene of Boston, MA; brother and sister-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. William Edward Keebler, Jr. of Tacoma, WA; and four nieces and one nephew.Visitation will be held from 4-7pm Wednesday, November 8, at Crosby Swanson Funeral Home.
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Robin Rae Haig

March 23, 1953 - October 21, 2017

Haig, Robin Rae Cable March 23, 1953 - October 21, 2017 Preceded in death by mother, Minnie Cable; brother, Gene Cable. Survived by father, Donald Cable (Mary); sons: Christopher of Jackson, NE; Jeremiah of Sergeant Bluff, IA.Four grandchildren: Adrian, Harley and Brianna of Sioux City, IA; Emily of Correctionville, IA. The family invites you to join them Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 10:00 am...
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LaVonne R. Rost

December 22, 1936 - October 6, 2017

LaVonne R. RostDecember 22, 1936 - October 6, 2017Preceded in death by Husband Merle. 2 SistersSurvived by Daughter & Son in Law: Therese & Thomas Paustian. Grandson: Joseph Paustian & Fiancé Miranda Hoefer, all Bennington, NE. 2 Sisters, 1 Brother. Nieces, Nephews other relatives and friends.Memorial Services Wednesday 10:00 am Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church, 7706 So. 96th...
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Anne J. Eyman

January 3, 1929 - October 4, 2017

Eyman, Anne J. Jan 3, 1929 - Oct 4, 2017 Preceded in death by husband, Robert Eyman Jr., and great-grandson, Archer Roy Eyman. Survived by children: Linda (Larry) Mayhew, Punkie (Brian) Skinner, Roberta (Roger) Ball, Tom (Connie) Eyman, Tim Eyman and Terry Eyman; 13 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, and four great-great-grandchildren. VISITATION: Sunday afternoon, 3-5pm; FUNERAL SERVICE:...
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Teresa Ann Donoho

July 6, 1960 - September 30, 2017

Donoho, Teresa Ann Jul 6, 1960 - Sep 30, 2017 Passed away on September 30, 2017. She was born in Omaha, NE to Max and Shirley Rupe. Teri married Jay Donoho on April 30th, 1998, in Omaha where she continued her teaching career at Westside Middle School. Teri also taught mathematics and computer science at Goffstown High School, Goffstown, NH, and concluded her 32-year teaching career at Westside...
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Helen Clare Malone

February 16, 1924 - September 30, 2017

Malone, Helen C.February 16, 1924 - September 30, 2017Proudly served her country during WWII.Preceded in death by parents, Joseph and Anna; brothers, Richard and Robert Malone; sisters, Margaret Spitsen, Dorothy Sortino and twin Ellen Marks.Survived by many nieces, nephews and brother-in-law Orland (Tink) Marks. Special caregivers Kathy, Debbie and Mark.In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Mary...
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Donald Elwood Carter

December 1, 1928 - September 26, 2017

Donald E Carter 1928-2017Donald E Carter, 88, of Lincoln, NE passed away on September 26,2017 at home in Hospice. Born December 1, 1928 to Ray and Minnie Carter in Omaha, NE. He was baptized in Omaha and then spent his childhood in Milwaukee where he was confirmed. He returned to Omaha and attended Benson High School.In 1946, Don enlisted in the US Army and was stationed at Kumomoto, Japan where...
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Erna Schweitzer

October 15, 1915 - September 24, 2017

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Alice Beal Chiasson

October 22, 1922 - September 20, 2017

Preceded in death by her husband of 71 years of marriage, Armand Edward Chiasson; mother, Nelle Varner Beal; father, Arthur Floyd Beal; and sister, Helen Beal Copenhafer. Survived by her daughter, Marla Chiasson Brown; son-in-law, Warren Edward Brown; and two granddaughters, Megan Victoria Brown and Deanna Elizabeth Brown, all of Omaha; nephews, David Tyson Copenhafer III (Youngnan) from...
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Randall G. Haley

August 2, 1969 - September 9, 2017

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Harlan J. Rohrberg

June 22, 1929 - September 1, 2017

Passed away peacefully. He is survived by wife of 65 years, Marjorie; daughters, Charmaine (Tom) Kaiser, Nan Marie (Ken) Cotton, and Durnae Schuetz; grandchildren, Andrea, Laura, Brier, and Brock; great grandson, Carson; sister, Wilma Rohrberg; many nieces, nephews, other family, and friends.In lieu of flowers, memorials to Morning Star Lutheran Church, or the Nebraska Humane Society. VISITATION...
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Barbara Ann Sanks

November 21, 1929 - August 25, 2017

Burley Stahmer Sanks, Barbara Ann Nov 21, 1929 - Aug 25, 2017 Preceded in death by parents, Ward and Nadine Burley; sister Nadine Cantwell; and former husband David H. Stahmer. She is survived by husband Floyd L. Sanks; children: Ward Stahmer, Carol (Richard) Jones, and Claudia (Joseph) Fanning; 5 grandchildren; and 4 great grandchildren. Barbara co-founded the Nebraska Coalition for the...
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Charles Everett Goodman

October 5, 1930 - August 22, 2017

Preceded in death by parents, Viola and Charles Goodman; brother, Daryl; sister-in-law, Arnola; son, David; and granddaughter, Ashley. Survived by wife of 65 years, Joy; daughters, Sandra Hawes and Michelle Derr; son, Thomas Goodman; 14 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.Charles worked for U.S. Checkbook for 46 years. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather, and will be dearly...
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Marilynn G. Stein

October 31, 1922 - August 19, 2017

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Connie I. BARNES

July 27, 1947 - August 11, 2017

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John Arlan Schwisow

August 18, 1943 - August 11, 2017

John A. Schwisow SrJohn was born August 18th 1943 in Daykin, Nebraska.John had an older sister, Victoria, a twin brother, James and a younger brother, Mark.The Schwisow family moved to Omaha, Ne in 1955 where John attended Omaha Public Schools. He graduated from South High School in 1962. John joined the Army in 1966 and was stationed in Germany until discharge in May of 1969. John joined a local...
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Timothy Lee Nelson

November 21, 1943 - August 3, 2017

Timothy Lee Nelson November 21, 1943 - August 3, 2017Tim was born in Omaha, Nebraska as the only child to Vincent Conrad Nelson and Neva Marie Nelson.Tim and Kris were married on April 12, 1969, at Morningstar Lutheran Church in Omaha, NE.Tim and Kris have 3 children. Ryan Nelson (Courtney), Cory Nelson (Kristin), and Lindsey Skwira (Todd). They have 6 Grand Children: Luke, Neva, Zoey, Harper,...
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Lester J. Bilharz

August 28, 1934 - July 25, 2017

Bilharz, Lester Junior Aug 28, 1934 - Jul 25, 2017 He was born in Colwell, IA, to Lester L and Cosy Cree Bilharz. He was preceded in death by his parents, a son-in-law and a granddaughter. Les is survived by his wife of 55 years, Joyce; three stepdaughters, Sandra l Wray, Terry l (Tom) Price, Carol l Italia; four grandchildren and one great-granddaughter; cousin, Clarice Kuhn; brother-in-law,...
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Karl Rapp

January 14, 1928 - July 24, 2017

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David Hood Davis

October 13, 1946 - July 21, 2017

Davis, David Hood Oct 13, 1946 - Jul 21, 2017 Dave was known to many as "The Snickers Man." He spread joy and affection everywhere he went by handing out the candy. His kind heart, generous spirit, and keen sense of humor will be missed by the many lives he touched. Preceded in death by parents, James Allan Davis, M.D. and Dorothy Hood Davis; niece, Kathy Scrivner. Survived by brother...
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Ina Barbara Bock

October 19, 1918 - July 21, 2017

Preceded in death by husband, August; parents, Ted and Minnie Mockelman; and sister, Mabel Zimmerman. Survived by her daughters, Ramona Jacob, Patricia (Tim) Suey, and Melodee (Dan Morris) Bock; 9 grandchildren; and 11 great grandchildren.VISITATION: Tuesday, July 25, 6-8pm at Crosby Colonial Chapel. FUNERAL SERVICES: Wednesday at 10 am at St Paul's Lutheran Church, 13271 Millard Ave. Interment...
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Stanley L. Jensen

August 23, 1930 - July 11, 2017

Jensen, Stanley L. Jr. 1930 - 2017 Stanley L. Jensen Jr. was born August 23, 1930 in Sweet Springs, MO. Stanley was a 1948 graduate North High School Omaha. He was an over 50-year member of the Covert Lodge Scottish Rite, Legion of Honor Shrine Temple, Jesters, 60-year member of First Central Congregational Church. He is survived by wife, Maralee Jensen; brother, Marvin Jensen (Sally) of Banning,...
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Dorothy Ann Howe

March 31, 1939 - July 9, 2017

Howe, Dorothy Ann Mar 31, 1939 - Jul 9, 2017 Survived by husband, Reynauld; daughter, Kathy (Michael) Riddle; son, Douglas (Nancy) Howe; grandchildren: Dustin, Felicia (Jeremy) Bowles, Charles "Max", Christopher, Alexis and Ryan; great-grandson, Grayson; brother, William (Darlene) Martin; many other relatives and friends. VISITATION: Thursday, July 13, 2017, 6-8pm, at the Crosby Burket...
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Thomas Ryder Houston

August 15, 1941 - July 6, 2017

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Calvin Marick

August 24, 1935 - July 5, 2017

Marick, Calvin "Gene"8/24/1935 - 7/5/2017Preceded in death by parents and brother Charles. Survived by wife, Timmie, sons; Tom (Christie) Marick, Ike (Sandi) Marick, Don (Deanna) Marick, 10 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren Sister Betty (Gene) McNair , sister in law Genny Marick, nieces nephews and other family and friends. In lieu of flowers memorials to the Nebraska Dachshund...
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Audrey L. Cyr

January 30, 1932 - July 5, 2017

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Nancy P. Jochimsen

June 24, 1937 - June 30, 2017

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William J. Steele

June 29, 1943 - June 20, 2017

Steele, William Joseph Jun 29, 1943 - Jun 20, 2017 Preceded in death by parents, Henry and Pauline Steele. Survived by wife, Irene Steele; daughter, Kim (Kevin) Brown; sons, Jason (Sarah) Steele, Sean (Becky) Steele; grandchildren: Cayden, Bridgette, Ethan, Eve, Adeline, Grace, Margaret, Sebastian, Eleanor. William was a Vietnam Veteran and proud Marine. He retired from the Union Pacific Railroad...
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Jindra Rinker

November 1, 1946 - June 11, 2017

Jindra (Jindrishka) Hevrdeys-RinkerJindra was born November 1, 1946 in Eger, Czechoslovakia. Following the war, the family moved to Germany, where Jindra temporarily stayed with her grandparents, in Ludwigsberg. In 1960 she was reunited with her parents Adalbert and Hannelore Hevrdeys, who had immigrated to the United States and settled in Omaha NE.Jindra attended seventh and eighth grades at St....
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Margaret P. Kmieciak

December 17, 1935 - May 30, 2017

Kmieciak, Margaret P. Dec 17, 1935 - May 30, 2017 Preceded in death by daughter, Linda, and sister, Kay. Survived by husband, John Sr.; son, John Jr.; daughter, Susan Jay; grandchildren, Ian, Kylene; great-granddaughter, Ryka; nieces, nephews, other family and friends. VISITATION is Saturday at 9am with a FUNERAL SERVICE at 10am, all services at Crosby Colonial Chapel, with burial at Calvary...
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Joan Ann Kent

March 8, 1934 - May 26, 2017

Kent, Joan Ann Mar 8, 1934 - May 26, 2017 Preceded in death by husband Larry B. Kent; parents, Dean and Goldie Burleigh; and sister Vickie Burleigh. Survived by children: Suzanne (Dick) Boler, Mara (Bill) Kent, Lane (Melissa) Kent, Jamie Yarnell, and Dean (Wendy) Kent; and 14 grandchildren. VISITATION: Thursday 6-8pm, Crosby Colonial Chapel. FUNERAL SERVICE: Friday, 10am, Crosby Colonial Chapel....
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Audrey M. Cotton

July 28, 1918 - May 26, 2017

Cotton, Audrey M.7/ 28/1918 - 5/26/2017Preceded in death by husband Ken Sr.Survived by son Ken Jr. (Nan Marie) Cotton, daughter, Connie (Wayne) Andersen, grandchildren Brian Andersen, Sara Schroetlin, Andrea Cotton, Laura Bethany, great-grandchildren Tyler, Ryan, Carson. Visitation Monday from 6-8 p.m. at Crosby Funeral Home Graveside Service, Tuesday 9:30 a.m. at Westlawn Hillcrest Cemetery...
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Marlene J. Colombe

October 16, 1933 - May 22, 2017

Colombe, Marlene J. Oct 16, 1933 - May 22, 2017 Preceded in death by parents Margaret and Harley Hall; sister-in-law MaryAnn Hall. Survived by husband Ernie Colombe; Daughters: Mary (Ed) Lindell, Chris (Kent) Hofferber, Patty Colombe; Grandchildren: Robyn (A.J.) Moniewski, Zach Brightweiser, David Lindell, Megan Pline, Caitlin (Jesse) Trevino, Cara Lindell, Amanda, Eric and Matt Hofferber; Great...
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Jerry A. Krause

December 30, 1928 - May 14, 2017

Jerry KrauseGerald Allyn Krause, of Omaha, passed peacefully Sunday, May 14, 2017. Born in Lincoln December 30, 1928 and raised in Hartington, NE by Allyn and Lillian Krause, he was very active in sports and graduated from Wayne State College with a degree in history. Jerry met LaNita Woods at a fireman's ball in Wayne, 1948 and they were married December 9, 1951. They celebrated their 65th...
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Dorothy A. Elsasser

July 24, 1920 - May 4, 2017

Dorothy A. Elsasser7/24/1920-5/4/2017Visitation Monday 6-8 at Crosby Colonial Chapel 11902 West Center Road. Funeral service Tuesday 10:00 am at Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church 5529 Leavenworth St. Interment West Lawn Hillcrest Cemetery.Survived by Son Robert(Karen); grandchildren Michael(Wendy), David(Holly), Timothy(Susie); great-grandchildren Connor, Aidan, Carly, Lauren.Preceded in death by...
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Michael Shea List

March 7, 1950 - April 19, 2017

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Marlene A. Eddy

May 11, 1934 - April 15, 2017

Eddy, Marlene A. May 11, 1934 - Apr 15, 2017 Preceded in death by husband, Robert Eddy; son, Tim. Survived by children and spouses: Jeff and Mary Eddy, Elkhorn, NE; Laurel and Von Bachle, Murdock, NE; daughter-in-law, Mary Ann; grandchildren: Stefanie and Brian Mull, Dustin Eddy, Taryn Eddy, Randy Bachle, Seaton and Kaitlin Bachle; great-grandchildren: Makenna, Peyton, Beckett; nieces, nephews,...
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Mary Lou Rerucha

July 19, 1941 - April 14, 2017

Age 75 of Omaha. Died April 14, 2017. Preceded in death by husband, Joe (Joseph E) Rerucha; parents Stanley and Rose Bartek; brother Greg Bartek; sisters Virginia Skipper, Diane Warta and Doris Bouc. Survived by daughters Teresa Bishop (Gary), Connie Rerucha, Judy Smith (Mark); grandchildren Ryan Bishop, Justin Bishop, Mitchell Smith and Ashley Stanley (Kyle) all of Omaha; brothers Sylvester...
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E. Nadine Pavik

March 23, 1918 - March 25, 2017

Age 99. She was preceded in death by parents, Harold and Elsa Skelton; sister, Marie Skelton Murray; niece, Carol Murray; and beloved husband, George Pavik; as well as several cousins and other relatives. VISITATION Thursday from 10am to 11am at Morning Star Lutheran Church followed by a Funeral service at 11am. Interment Westlawn Hillcrest Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to Morning Star...
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Robert J. Estabrook

July 8, 1925 - March 25, 2017

Preceded in death by parents, Frank G. and Florence S. Estabrook. Survived by wife, Carol, son Bob (Kathy), daughter Becky (Andrew Weirick); and grandsons Bob, Mark, Will and Chuck; brother John W. (Nancy); and numerous nieces and nephews.Celebration of life at later date. Memorials to charity of choice. Condolences may be made at www.crosby-burket.com
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Thomas Anthony MURPHY

April 5, 1928 - March 24, 2017

Preceded by parents, Joseph W. and Dorothy M. (McCarthy) Murphy; brother, William J. Murphy; son, Kevin S. Murphy.Survived by wife of 66 years, Kathleen Murphy; children, Colleen Murphy, Maureen (Dave) Frisch, Nora (Monte), and Matt Murphy; grandchildren, Ryan, Jillian (James), Meghan (Riley), Shannon (Andrew), and Ben; great-grandchildren, Mason, Claire, Joseph, Reilly, Rory, Rowan, Reece,...
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Anita R. Sweazy

April 23, 1929 - March 21, 2017

Anita Rose Schakat SweazyAnita Rose Schakat, daughter of Karl and Anna Palke Schakat, was born on their farm April 23rd, 1929 near Elk City, Nebraska. She has one brother, Arthur (Art), who lives in Hastings, Nebraska. Anita graduated from Bennington High School in 1946. She and her family attended Benson Baptist Church during her growing up years. At a young age her Dad bought a farm at...
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Susan Reinhardt Bailey

February 9, 1932 - March 13, 2017

.Bailey, Susan R. Feb 9, 1932 - Mar 13, 2017 Preceded in death by husband, William "Mac" Bailey; sons, Thomas and David Bailey; parents; brothers. Survived by sons, Andrew (Susan) Bailey, and Scott (Barb) Bailey; grandchildren, Brandon (Emily), Megan, Briann, Grace, Luke, Shay, Bethany, Jeff (Molly), and Mike (Lacey) Ryan; 3 great grandchildren. MEMORIAL SERVICE will be Thursday, March...
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Herman J. Pluta

June 29, 1927 - March 6, 2017

Pluta, Herman J Jun 29, 1927 - Mar 6, 2017 Preceded in death by wife Edra, sons Tom Pluta, Jim Pluta, sisters Elaine Packett, Jeanie Johnson, brother Ron Pluta. Survived by children Charlie Pluta, Debbie Golden, Toni Kent, Pam Cross, Susie Pluta, step daughters Jean Mix, Eva Gottula, many grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other family and friends....
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Elizabeth Frampton

November 16, 1955 - March 5, 2017

Elizabeth Frampton passed away peacefully at homesurrounded by family. Liz leaves behind husband of 42 years,Paul Frampton; daughter, Racheal Frampton and daughter-in-law, Allison Iles; many family and friends. VISITATION Thursday, March 9, 2017 from 5-8pm. FUNERAL SERVICE Friday 11am both at Crosby Swanson Funeral Home.
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Barbara Jean Cermak

August 23, 1942 - February 26, 2017

Cermak, Barbara J. Aug 23, 1942 - Feb 26, 2017 Preceded in death by parents Victor and MaryAnn Pigman, brothers Ron & Vince Pigman, nephew Mike Pigman. Survived by son Art (Vickie) Hernandez, granddaughter Ashley Hernandez, brother Jim (Carole), uncle Lowell Mayne, aunt Barbara (Jim) Shainholtz, nephews: Mark (Judy) Pigman, Stephen (Emily) Pigman, Nieces: Michelle Thoma, Emily (Mike) May. In...
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Bethine Joy Briscoe

April 21, 1933 - February 22, 2017

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William Murley

April 18, 1942 - February 17, 2017

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Douglas A. Nielsen

February 19, 1927 - February 15, 2017

Nielsen, Douglas A. of Papillion, NE. passed away on February 15, 2017 - in Thornton, CO. Doug was born on February 19, 1927 in Omaha to the late David F. Sr. and Elsie (Stevens) Nielsen, and was united in marriage to Dolores (Bley) on April 21, 1950. Doug retired from OPPD with 42 years of service, was an active member of the John J Mercer Masonic Lodge, an active Chanter with the Tangier Shrine...
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Donald W. Wynne

September 17, 1929 - February 15, 2017

Wynne, Donald W. 9/17/1929 - 2/15/2017Preceded in death by wife, Dolores (Dee), son in law, Jeff Romans, grandchildren Dawn, Josh. Survived by children; Marty Glass; Marilyn and Steven Watson; Joy Wynne , Paula and William Rasmussen, Teresa and Larry Pfeiffer, Robert and Patricia Wynne, Sara Romans; Catherine Wynne, Rebecca and Michael LeBlanc; 24 grandchildren, many great-grandchildren; sister...
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Virginia L. Sopcich

July 31, 1936 - February 2, 2017

Sopcich, Virginia L. (Talmon) Jul 31, 1936 - Feb 2, 2017 Age 80, was called to her heavenly home on Feb 2, 2017. She is preceded in death by husband, Dwane; mother, Hazel Lawler, and sister, Marge Reed. Survived by sons, Robert (Tracie) and Gary; daughter, Susan; grand daughter, Chrissie (Jordan); great granddaughter, Allie; great grandson, Breckon; nieces, nephews, and many friends. VISITATION...
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Lorene A. Reed

October 7, 1926 - February 1, 2017

Reed, Lorene A. "Rene" Oct 7, 1926 - Feb 1, 2017 Preceded in death by husband, Robert P. Reed; daughter, Kimberly Reed; parents, Earl and Grace Zorn; sisters, Faye (Leonard) Vlasak, Norma (Harold) Oestmann; brother-in-law, Tom Snyder. Survived by her daughter, Karen (Joe) Staack; grandchildren, Brent (Lindsey) Staack, Brittany Staack; sisters, Evelyn Snyder, Berthoud, CO, Carol (Dennis)...
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Beulah Totto

July 29, 1938 - January 23, 2017

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Hugh M. Conner

January 28, 1923 - January 22, 2017

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James G. Schlick

October 6, 1933 - January 22, 2017

James Gilbert Schlick (Jim) (October 6, 1933 -January 22, 2017)Jim died peacefully in Omaha Nebraska on January 22, 2017. He was 83. Born and raised in Milwaukee, Jim graduated from Lawrence College in 1956 with a degree in art history. He obtained his teaching license for Art, English, Speech and General Science in 1958. At Lawrence Jim was in the Air Force ROTC program, played football, ran...
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Dorothy L. Hibbeler

September 16, 1934 - January 16, 2017

Dorothy (Dottie) Hibbeler was born to Ernest and Vera (Jordan) Stump on September 16, 1934 in Jacksonville, FL. Dottie spent her early childhood in Salina, KS until her family moved to Omaha in 1942. She graduated from Omaha South High in 1952. Shortly after graduating, Dottie began what would be a 40 year career at Mutual of Omaha. She held a variety of positions with the company, retiring...
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Lawrence R. James

December 11, 1925 - January 14, 2017

.James , Lawrence R. MD Dec 11, 1925 - Jan 14, 2017 Preceded in death by Parents Mr. and Mrs. Herbert C. James, Sister Marian Scoville and Daughter Laura. Survived by Wife, Jeannette, Children Barrett L.L. James (Michele), M. Allison James, Lawrence "Chip" R. James II (Erin), Granddaughter Stephanie, Sister Ruth Trondsen (Richard) Nieces, Nephews and other family and friends. In lieu of...
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Marie S. Davis

April 24, 1924 - January 13, 2017

Davis, Marie S. Apr 24, 1924 - Jan 13, 2017 Preceded in death by spouse, Elmer N. Davis; parents; 4 brothers and 1 sister. Survived by children, Allan Davis and Carol Knudtson and their spouses. MASS of CHRISTIAN BURIAL Friday at 11am at Mary Our Queen Catholic Church, 3405 S. 118th St. Interment in Calvary Cemetery. Memorial contributions to American Heart Association. CROSBY BURKET SWANSON...
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Teresa Furse Colanino

October 11, 1956 - January 9, 2017

Colanino, Teresa Furse "Teri" Oct 11, 1956 - Jan 9, 2017 Teri passed away at her home in Olean, NY, after a lengthy illness. Preceded in death by grandparents, fathers Rod Furse and Subby Colanino, mother Gay Colanino. Survived by siblings Ronn, Kyle, Shelley Furse, Sheri Charleston, Jeff, Tony (Leslie), Kim (Stu) Brown, and many nieces and nephews.Teri, a Championship Ballroom Dancer...
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Mildred G. Chick

March 18, 1926 - January 8, 2017

Chick, Mildred G. Mar 18, 1926 - Jan 8, 2017Preceded in death by her husband, William R. Chick. Survived by her children, son Randal (Patricia) Chick, daughter Renee Shoemake; grandchildren, Tom Chick, Abby (Sam) McNair, Cody Shoemake and Matt Kessler; great-granddaughters, Ali, Ava, Aria, and Anna McNair; and numerous nieces, nephews, extended family, and friends.Graveside service 11am Thursday,...
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Irene P. DUFFIELD

June 23, 1916 - January 7, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Crosby Burket Swanson Golden Funeral Home, Omaha, NE.
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Elaine E. Swanson

December 27, 1923 - January 6, 2017

Swanson, Elaine E. Dec 27, 1923 - Jan 6, 2017 Elaine Swanson, a longtime Omaha resident, passed away on Thursday, January 6, at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. She had celebrated her 93rd birthday the week before. Born in Chicago, IL in 1923, she grew up on the city's South Side and graduated from Morgan Park High School in 1941. An employee of the Grand Trunk-Canadian Pacific...
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Mildred Jane Conner

March 7, 1927 - January 5, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Crosby Burket Swanson Golden Funeral Home, Omaha, NE.
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Vernon Harry Kellogg

March 28, 1914 - January 5, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Crosby Burket Swanson Golden Funeral Home, Omaha, NE.
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Rose Kinuye Ishii

March 15, 1924 - January 3, 2017

Ishii, Rose K. Mar 15, 1924 - Jan 3, 2017 Rose passed away unexpectedly on January 3, 2017. Born in Sacramento, CA to Kanichi and Yanayo Matsunami. Preceded in death by parents; spouse Edward F. Ishii; sisters Em (Bob) Nakadoi, Alice (Jack) Kaya, Doris (Amile) Okasaki; brothers Joe (Frances) Matsunami, Don Matsunami, Masaru Matsunami; brother-in-law Takuo Kawauchi. Survived by daughters Naomi ...
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William O. Julian

May 18, 1936 - December 31, 2016

Julian, William "Bill" Owen May 18, 1936 - Dec 31, 2016 Preceded in death by: Parents Edwin and Blodwyn Julian, wife Dorothy, Grandson Jeff Julian; Survived by children Marc (Seann) Julian; Christine Julian; Linda (Gary) Schulenberg; Matt Julian; Grandchildren: Cassandra (PJ); Cory, Sydney, Dakota, Ariana, Hannah, Jaclyn; Great Granddaughter Harper; 3 Brothers; 1 Sister and Many Nieces...
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Iris M. Oswald

July 27, 1931 - December 30, 2016

Oswald, Iris (Loneman) (Thelen) Jul 27, 1931 - Dec 30, 2016 Preceded in death by parents, Paul Sr. and Alma Thelen; first husband, Gene Loneman; siblings, Lyle Thelen, Earl (Carol) Thelen, Ardella (Don) Scott, Patsy (Franklin) Tigges, Elaine Thelen (infant); sisters-in-law, Harriet Thelen and Nancy Thelen; niece, Julie Thelen. Survived by sons, Richard Loneman, Terrence (Tina) Loneman, and...
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Frank R. Blazka

April 20, 1932 - December 14, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Crosby Burket Swanson Golden Funeral Home, Omaha, NE.
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William D. Churchill

January 6, 1928 - December 12, 2016

Churchill, William Douglas Jan 6, 1928 - Dec 12, 2016 Bill passed on December 12 at home in Omaha. Bill was born to Lyle and Helen Churchill in Caledonia, MN on January 6, 1928. He grew up in Saint Peter, MN. Preceding him in death were his wife, Jean, his parents, his brothers, Robert and Donald. Bill is survived by daughters, Patti and Jan of Omaha, son Doug and wife Paula, of Laughlin, NV,...
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Jean Marie Williams

June 16, 1943 - December 8, 2016

Williams, Jean M. (Mercer) Jun 16, 1943 - Dec 8, 2016 Celebration of life for Jean Williams Friday December 16th from 6-9pm at Jack and Mary's 114th and Dodge St
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Anna Grace Wilt

April 21, 1931 - November 30, 2016

Wilt, Anna G. Apr 21, 1931 - Nov 30, 2016 Preceded in death by husband, Vern Wilt and brother, George Denman. Survived by daughter, Nancy Wilt of Papillion, and sons, Dr. Stephen Wilt, DVM (Cindy) of Phoenix OR, and Dr. Scott Wilt, MD (Janet) of Omaha; grandchildren, Meredith Miller (Greg) of Vancouver WA, Alison Leavitt (Rod) of Grants Pass OR, Hannah Stavish (Mike) of Medford OR, Andre Wilt of...
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Dennis L. Haber

April 7, 1935 - November 27, 2016

Haber, Dennis L. Apr 7, 1935 - Nov 27, 2016 Preceded in death by parents Herbert and Blanche Haber. Survived by wife June; daughters, Denise (Jack) and their children, Jessica, Jack, Jaycie; Cindy (Adam) and their children, Madison, Alex; nieces nephews cousins, and friends. In lieu of flowers memorials to the family for memorial at a later date. VISITATION Wednesday from 5-7pm with FUNERAL...
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Arlene J. Morfeld

August 1, 1936 - November 16, 2016

Morfeld, Arlene Born Aug 1, 1936- Nov 16, 2016 Preceded in death by Parents Leo, Elizabeth, Siblings Ray, Mary and Fred. Survived by husband Melvin of 53 years; son, Michael (Joann), granddaughter Calleigh, her sisters, Sister Rita Jansen of Wisconsin, Agatha Sholly of Minnesota, Brother n laws Russell(Charlene)Morfeld, Tom(Letha) Morfeld, Many nieces and nephews; longtime friends Jeffery( Denise...
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Bonita A. Steinkraus

October 8, 1958 - November 12, 2016

Steinkraus, Bonita A. Oct 8, 1958 - Nov 11, 2016Preceded in death by parents, Raymond and Frances Steinkraus; and sister, Joanie Steinkraus. Survived by brothers, Gary (Heide) Steinkraus, and Dave (Kathie) Steinkraus; and by many loving cousins, nieces and nephews. Throughout her life, her first love was always her family.VISITATION Friday 5-7pm at Crosby Colonial Chapel. FUNERAL SERVICE Saturday...
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Robert L. Engler

March 3, 1939 - November 9, 2016

Robert LeRoy Engler3/3/1939 - 11/9/2016
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Wende R. White

February 21, 1967 - November 8, 2016

Wende Renee White was born on February 21, 1967 in North Platte, Nebraska to Keith White and Deb Essex. She lived younger years in North Platte, and moved to Cozad, Nebraska in 1973, where she attended school through High School. She graduated from Cozad High School in 1985. She attended the University of Nebraska at Lincoln for one year. She then lived in Lincoln, Nebraska for a few years,...
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Gerald C. Johnson

April 27, 1938 - November 8, 2016

Preceded in death by spouse, Karen K. Johnson; parents, Hjalmar and Evelyn Johnson; special daughter, Nancy and husband, Kevin Bayle. Survived by wife, Bonnie; children, Mark (Dana) Johnson, Craig (Shari) Johnson, Scott (Mary) Johnson, Todd (Kristi) Johnson, Jamie (Michael) Polick; grandchildren, Brad, Nick, Curtis, Tomy, Jordan, Brenna, Hunter, Emily, Jamie, Brian, Zach, Jack, Campbell, Hayden;...
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Vernon Eugene Lightell

December 27, 1930 - November 5, 2016

Lightell, Vernon E. Dec 27, 1930 - Nov 5, 2016 Preceded in death by wife Kitty, parents Donald and Norma. Survived by Daughter C. Toni (Jim) Duff, Frank Lightell, and Granddaughter Molly Lightell. Private Inurnment Westlawn Hillcrest Cemetery CROSBY BURKET SWANSON Colonial Chapel 11902 W. Center Rd 402-333-7200 www.crosby-burket.com
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Shirley Mae Mitchell

March 20, 1926 - October 29, 2016

Mitchell, Shirley M. Mar 20, 1926 - Oct 29, 2016 Loving wife, mother and grandmother. Preceded in death by husband, John R. Mitchell. Survived by daughters, Jane Nielsen and husband, Steve, of Virginia, Ann Sabin and husband, James, Sarah Mitchell, Martha Grimm and husband, Larry, all of Omaha, Laura Marshall and husband Ken, of Texas; 11 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. VISITATION one...
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Ruth L. Rozmajzl

December 19, 1928 - October 29, 2016

Rozmajzl, Ruth L. Dec 19, 1928 - Oct 29, 2016 Preceded in death by beloved husband Edward J., son, Edward C., parents John and Francis, brother Myron. Cherished mom to daughters, Linda (Keith) Wotherspoon and Theresa (Richard) Buggy, son, Michael; loving brother Leonard Larson; and sister-in-law Catherine Rozmajzl; grandchildren, Victoria, Nicole, Richard, Micaela, Rozmajzl, Melissa (Patrick)...
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Teresa M. Krumel

August 21, 1956 - October 29, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Crosby Burket Swanson Golden Funeral Home, Omaha, NE.
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Brad M. Gladwell

January 14, 1968 - October 28, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Crosby Burket Swanson Golden Funeral Home, Omaha, NE.
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