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The following death announcements appeared in the Gothenburg Leader between Jan. 1 and Dec. 31, 2020:

Gary Eugene Lacey, 77, of Gothenburg, died Jan. 2, 2020. He was born in Scottsbluff on Oct. 2, 1942.

Harold D. Parsons, 81, of Gothenburg, died Jan. 1, 2020, in Gothenburg. He was born Jan. 26, 1938.

John L. Schurr, 79, of Farnam, died in Kearney on Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020. He was born Dec. 21, 1940.

Donald Derra, 98, of Gothenburg died Jan. 23, 2020. He was born in Campbell on Sept. 15, 1921.

Jimmy Eugene Sabin, 78, of Gothenburg, died Jan. 23, 2020. He was born on March 26, 1941, in Gothenburg.

Dale W. Bowman, 90, of Kearney, formerly of Albion, died Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020. He was born Dec. 11, 1929 in Albion.

Garold Keith Messersmith, Jr., age 63 of Farnam, passed away Friday, Jan. 31, 2020. He was born May 13, 1956, at Gothenburg.

William Clair Moroney, known as “Bill”, died on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020. He was born on the homestead south of Anselmo on May 23, 1938.

Valerie Peterson, 77, of Gothenburg, died Feb. 10, 2020. Valerie was born in Gothenburg on Feb. 2, 1943.

Mary DeeAnn Whitney, 61, of Gothenburg, died Feb. 12, 2020. She was born Jan. 17, 1959, in Medford, Oregon.

Arlena A. Nichelson, 85, of Gothenburg, died Feb. 26, 2020. She was born Nov. 4, 1934 in Russell, Kansas.

Lois (Moody) Bellinger, of Gothenburg, died on March 3, 2020. She was born Sept. 29, 1928, in Auburn.

Ruth Marie Brown, 59, of Gothenburg, Nebraska, passed away peacefully March 5, 2020. Ruth was born in North Platte on April 27, 1960.

Evelyn Heath, 84, of Farnam, died March 14, 2020 at her home in Farnam. She was born Dec. 30, 1935 in Farnam.

Evonne L. Hicken, 72, of Gothenburg, died March 17, 2020. She was born March 27, 1947, in Gothenburg.

Beverly D. Schmeeckle, 85, of Gothenburg, died March 24, 2020. She was born Nov. 16, 1934, in Wild Horse Valley north of Brady.

Heriberto T. Magana, 88, of Gothenburg, died April 12, 2020.

Gauge Soller, 16, of Gothenburg, died April 6, 2020.

Melvin “Gene” Eugene Carter, 82, of Gothenburg, died April 8, 2020.

Betty E. Etherton, 89, of Gothenburg, died May 8, 2020. She was born June 9, 1930 in Gothenburg.

Loree Mae Thomsen, 89, of Gothenburg, died May 14, 2020. She was born in Lexington on Jan. 31, 1931.

Walter “Wally” A. Trimble, 70, of Gothenburg, died peacefully May 5, 2020. He was born March 21, 1950, in Gothenburg.

Janice Lee Rickertsen, 64, of Gothenburg, passed away at her Gothenburg home on May 26, 2020. She was born Aug. 5, 1955 in Cozad.

Donna Lee Jensen, 73, of Gothenburg, died June 10, 2020. She was born Feb. 26, 1947, in Gothenburg.

James Dennis Jobman, 76, of Gothenburg, died June 29, 2020. He was born Feb. 5, 1944, in Gothenburg.

Gerald Laverne Jobman, 81, of Omaha passed away on June 26, 2020. He was born Aug. 25, 1938, in Gothenburg.

Rachel June Wilson, 85, of Gothenburg, died June 26, 2020. Rachel was born Sept. 21, 1934, in Boise, Idaho.

Maretta J. “Retta” Sholund, age 90 of Green Valley, Arizona, passed away on June 26, 2020. She was born in Central City in 1929.

Jeanette (Griffith) Lauer, 89, died peacefully on July 5, 2020. She was born on March 5, 1931, on a farm south of Cozad.

Melvin “Gene” Eugene Carter, 82, of Gothenburg, died April 8, 2020. He was born May 29, 1937, in Carter, South Dakota.

Victoria Dian Haveriland, 81, of Gothenburg, died July 11, 2020. She was born June 11, 1939, in Saint Louis, Missouri.

Barbara Ann Wahl, 88, of Roseville, Minnesota, passed away on April 8, 2020. She was born on Nov.19,1931, in Aberdeen South Dakota.

Arlin Kent Anderson, 79, of Brady, died July 14, 2020. He was born Jan. 24, 1941, in Gothenburg.

Yvonne Annette Janssen, 54, of Gothenburg, died July 13, 2020, in Cozad. She was born July 17, 1965, in Gothenburg.

Darrel Buesing, 86, of Gothenburg died July 24, 2020, in Kearney. Darrel was born Nov. 8, 1933.

Delmer Lee Brass, 74, of Brady, formerly of Gothenburg, died Aug. 3, 2020. He was born April 22, 1946, in Sargent.

Johnny Dishman, 58, of North Platte, died Aug. 3, 2020. He was born Sept. 30, 1961, in Gothenburg.

Michael J Brunkhorst, 59, of Gothenburg, died Aug. 6, 2020. He was born Sept. 14, 1960, in Newport Beach, California.

Duane G. Siemering, 80, of Gothenburg, died Aug. 16, 2020. He was born Jan. 23, 1940, in Gothenburg.

Leslie “Scott” Ward, 91, of Gothenburg, died Aug. 17, 2020. He was born Nov. 7, 1928, in Gothenburg.

Susie Collins, 67, of Gothenburg, died Aug. 20, 2020. She was born on Feb. 16, 1953, in Holdrege.

Ray Allan Frosh age 86 of Gothenburg passed away Saturday, Aug. 29, 2020. Ray was born on April 16, 1934, in rural Lincoln County.

Robert “Bob” Ludwig, 82, of Lincoln died Aug. 25, 2020. He was born Feb. 16, 1938, in Gothenburg.

John W. Brown, 85, of Cozad died Aug. 28, 2020. He was born June 5, 1935.

Ronald Lee (Ron) Ostergard, 80, passed away on Aug. 27, 2020. Ron was born April 2, 1940, six minutes after his twin brother Don.

Maralyne Kay Gallagher, 82, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020. She was born on Oct. 9, 1937, in Superior.

L. Ruth Rylander, 77 of Gothenburg, died Sept. 13, 2020, in Omaha. She was born Feb. 21, 1943, in Gothenburg.

Betty Rieker, 94, passed away Sept. 9, 2020. She was born Nov. 15, 1925, on the family farm north of Eustis.

Emilyn Kay Krone, 70, of Gothenburg, died Sept. 5, 2020, in Gothenburg. Kay was born May 5, 1950, in Gothenburg.

Louis “Lou” Bovitz, 77, of Gothenburg died Sept. 8, 2020. He was born Sept. 10, 1942, in Hibbing, Minnesota.

Delores Lorene Shipley, 84, of Gothenburg died Sept. 2, 2020. She was born Dec. 22, 1935, in Fairfax, Missouri.

Lucy Buesing, 82, of Gothenburg died Sept. 14, 2020. She was born Aug. 23, 1938, in Neudorf, Ukraine.

Verna Dell (Aunspaugh) Brunkhorst, 93, of Mitchell, passed away Sept. 14, 2020. She was born on Aug. 1, 1927, in Gothenburg.

Margaret Peterson Rubenthaler, 90, of Gothenburg, died Sept. 22, 2020. She was born April 28, 1930, in Gothenburg.

Lois A. Shea, 57, of Gothenburg died Oct. 5, 2020. Lois was born May 8, 1963, in Cozad.

Rodney D. Kostman of Cozad passed away Friday, Oct. 9, 2020. Rod was born Aug. 28, 1948, in Gothenburg.

Floyd Layton Holt, 78 of Gothenburg, died Oct. 13, 2020. He was born Jan. 2, 1942, in Chickasha, Oklahoma.

Rick L. Hite, 63, of Gothenburg died Oct. 20, 2020. He was born May 30, 1957, in Gothenburg.

Stephen Bradley Breuer, 70, of Gothenburg passed away Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020. He was born April 14, 1950, in Arnold.

Gail Reed, 85, of Cozad died Nov. 9, 2020. She was born on Dec. 24, 1934.

Barbara Ruth Sherlock, 84, of Gothenburg died Nov. 5, 2020. She was born on Oct. 3, 1936, in Farnam.

Larry L Lehmkuhler, age 71 of the Stop Table area in Callaway, passed away Monday, Nov. 9, 2020. Larry was born April 2, 1949, in Gothenburg.

Jim Rubenthaler, 88, of Gothenburg died Nov. 10, 2020. Jim was born on May 5, 1932.

Patricia L. Harris, 63, of rural Cozad died Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020. Perch was born Feb. 4, 1957, in Gothenburg.

Zella Mae Sanders, 90, of Gothenburg died Nov. 14, 2020. She was born on April 1, 1930.

Betty Rosina (Kaufman) McPheeters, 88, of Gothenburg passed away on Nov. 14, 2020. She was born March 28, 1932, northwest of Cozad.

Sheila Flynn, 56, of Gothenburg was called home Nov. 19, 2020.

Delila “Pye” Cooper, 88, of Curtis, died Nov. 26, 2020. She was born March 7, 1932, in Curtis.

Glenn George Bartels passed away on Nov. 24, 2020. He was born on May 14, 1939, in Peetz, Colorado.

Marjorie Lou Armstead, 80, of Gothenburg, formerly of Cozad, died on Nov, 25, 2020. Marge was born March 18, 1940, in Clay Center.

Norman L Hollis of Gothenburg passed away on Nov. 28, 2020. Norman was born Oct. 7, 1937, in Lane County, Kansas.

Mary Frances (McAuley) Kite, 98, of Gothenburg passed on to her Lord on Nov. 30, 2020. She was born Feb. 12, 1922, in Fort Worth, Texas.

Ronald Slack, 80, of Gothenburg, died Dec. 2, 2020. He was born on Nov. 1, 1940, in Gothenburg.

Isaac Lee Auld, 43 of Lincoln, died Dec. 14, 2020, in Lincoln. Isaac was born April 5, 1977, in North Platte.

Loyce DeNell Rotman was born on Oct. 22, 1928, in Smith County Kansas, and passed away on Dec. 14, 2020.

Joy Gonzales, 56 of Denver, Colorado - formerly of Gothenburg - passed away Dec. 20, 2020.

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