Rachel Diana (Cherry) Hudson, 43, of Hinsdale, Illinois passed away Jan. 13, 2021, at her home surrounded by her family. Rachel was born Oct. 10, 1977, to Maureen McMahan and Dr. James Cherry in DuBois, Pennsylvania.

Thomas Charles Dunphy, 77, of Gothenburg died Dec. 21, 2020, at home. He was born Jan. 14, 1943, in New York, NY, son of Richard T. and Marjorie M. (Wills) Dunphy.

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Terri L. Moore, 67, of Gothenburg died Jan. 5, 2021, at Kearney Regional Hospital in Kearney. She was born Dec. 8, 1953, in Gothenburg, daughter of Arthur and Bernice (Heumphreus) Ostendorf.

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Barbara Wheeler, 89, of Gothenburg died Jan. 6, 2021, at Hilltop Estates in Gothenburg. Barbara L. Clark Wheeler, one of six children born to David J. and Nellie Wallace Clark , was born Nov. 15, 1931, in Decatur.

Lee Roy Campbell, much loved son, brother and uncle, passed away Monday, Dec. 28, 2020, in Ardmore, Oklahoma at the age of 67. Lee was born Aug. 5, 1953, in Denver, Colorado to Wayne and Ruth (Krovis) Campbell and grew up in Gothenburg with his brother and two sisters.

Roger Brand, 78, of Gothenburg died Jan. 3, 2021, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney. He was born Feb. 23, 1942, in Lexington, son of Ward and B. Lavilla (Reed) Brand.

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Isaac Lee Auld, 43 of Lincoln, died Dec. 14, 2020, in Lincoln. Isaac was born April 5, 1977, in North Platte to Robert and Sharon (Schulz) Auld.  He grew up and attended school in Gothenburg, and graduated in 1996 from Gothenburg High School.  

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Loyce DeNell Rotman was born on Oct. 22, 1928, on a farm in Webster Township, Smith County Kansas, northeast of Portis, Kansas, and passed away on Dec. 14, 2020, at Stone Hearth Estates in Gothenburg. She was the daughter of Alvy Dell and Nellie Melvina (Atwood) Hayes.  She attended a countr…

Mary Frances (McAuley) Kite, 98, of Gothenburg passed on to her Lord on Nov. 30, 2020, in Gothenburg. She was born Feb. 12, 1922, in Fort Worth, Texas to Walter J. and Lola (McHaffey) McAuley, the youngest of six children.

Ronald Slack, 80, of Gothenburg, died Dec. 2, 2020, in Gothenburg. As the sun stretched across the open farmland on the southern end of Gothenburg, the origins of the extraordinary life of Ronald Lee Slack began on a sunny day on Nov. 1, 1940. He was greeted with hugs from his proud papa Ger…

Norman L Hollis of Gothenburg passed away on Nov. 28, 2020, at Linden Court in North Platte. Norman was born Oct. 7, 1937, to Grover and Gladys (Zink) Hollis in Lane County, Kansas.

Darrel Buesing, 86, of Gothenburg died July 24, 2020, in Kearney.

Marjorie Lou Armstead, 80, of Gothenburg, formerly of Cozad, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Nov, 25, 2020. Marge was born March 18, 1940, in Clay Center.

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Delila “Pye” Cooper, 88, of Curtis, died Nov. 26, 2020 at Senior Living Choices in Curtis. She was born March 7, 1932, in Curtis, daughter of Knud and Rena (Rossen) Thomsen.

Sheila  Flynn, 56, of Gothenburg was called home Nov. 19, 2020.  She passed peacefully in her sleep at home. Sheila enjoyed animals and the outdoors. She also liked to collect things...just things!! Sheila was formerly employed at the local grocery store and as a care provider. She has also …

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Glenn George Bartels was born the youngest of five children on May 14, 1939, to George and Helen Bartels in Peetz, Colorado. He graduated from Peetz High School in 1957 where he was actively involved with the school’s FFA program.  

Betty Rosina (Kaufman) McPheeters, 88, of Gothenburg passed away on Nov. 14, 2020, at Cozad. She was born March 28, 1932, the youngest child of John and Rosina Kaufman, at their farm home northwest of Cozad.

Patricia L. Harris, 63, of rural Cozad died Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020, in Lincoln. Perch was born Feb. 4, 1957, in Gothenburg to Tony and Bernice (Rasmussen) Gronewold. She grew up in Gothenburg and graduated from Gothenburg High School in 1975, then attended Kearney State College.

Barbara Ruth Sherlock, 84, of Gothenburg died Nov. 5, 2020, at Gothenburg Health. Barbara Ruth was born on Oct. 3, 1936, in Farnam. She was the middle child of Elma and Clifford Nickerson.

Gail Reed, 85, of Cozad died Nov. 9, 2020, at Emerald Care Nursing Home in Cozad. She was born the daughter of William and Adelaide Jensen Christiansen on Dec. 24, 1934. She was born in the same house she lived most of her life in.

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Larry L Lehmkuhler, age 71 of the Stop Table area in Callaway, passed away Monday, Nov. 9, 2020, at his home. Larry was born April 2, 1949, in Gothenburg to Lloyd L. and Bernelda L (Nelson) Lehmkuhler. 

Stephen Bradley Breuer, 70, of Gothenburg passed away Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020, at Good Life Center in Callaway. He was born April 14, 1950, in Arnold, son of Charles William and Mildred W. Adams Breuer.

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Rick L. Hite, 63, of Gothenburg died Oct. 20, 2020, in Gothenburg. He was born May 30, 1957, in Gothenburg, son of Stanley Lee and Shirley Ann (Aden) Hite.

Floyd Layton Holt, 78 of Gothenburg, died Oct. 13, 2020, at Kearney Regional Medical Center. He was born Jan. 2, 1942, in Chickasha, Oklahoma, son of Reford and Rosa Holt.

Rodney D. Kostman of Cozad passed away Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, at Cozad Community Hospital at the age of 72. Rod was born Aug. 28, 1948, in Gothenburg to Emil and Mae (Houchin) Kostman.

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Lois A. Shea, 57, of Gothenburg died Oct. 5, 2020, at Cozad Community Hospital. Lois was born May 8, 1963, in Cozad to Elvin and Imogene Hansen Buss.

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Margaret Peterson Rubenthaler, 90, of Gothenburg, died Sept. 22, 2020, in Gothenburg. She was born April 28, 1930, in Gothenburg, daughter of Jim Sherman and Helen Grace (Fiddock) Sherman.

Lucy Buesing, 82, of Gothenburg died Sept. 14, 2020, in Gothenburg. She was born Aug. 23, 1938, in Neudorf, Ukraine, daughter of Otto and Hilda (Seel) Netzel.  

Delores Lorene Shipley, 84, of Gothenburg died Sept. 2, 2020 at Gothenburg Health in Gothenburg. She was born Dec. 22, 1935, in Fairfax, Missouri, daughter of Dillard Allen and Mildred Lorene (Brickey) Price. She grew up in Fairfax and was baptized at the age of six. She graduated from Fairf…

Maralyne Kay Gallagher passed away  on Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, at the age of 82. Maralyne was born on Oct. 9, 1937, to Ralph and Bernice Shafer in Superior.

L. Ruth Rylander, 77, of Gothenburg died Sept. 13, 2020, in Omaha.

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Maralyne Kay Gallagher, 82, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020. Maralyne was born on Oct. 9, 1937, to Ralph and Bernice Shafer in Superior. She is survived by her children: Kevin Nelson, Tony (Disa) Nelson and Sue Anne Collins, as well as grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

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Emilyn Kay Krone, 70, of Gothenburg, died Sept. 5, 2020, in Gothenburg. Kay was born May 5, 1950, in Gothenburg, daughter of Edward Robert and Audrey Fae (Grunden) Krone.

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Betty Rieker, 94, passed away Sept. 9, 2020, at Stone Hearth Estates in Gothenburg. She was born Nov. 15, 1925 on the family farm north of Eustis, daughter of Otto and Sophia (Yeutter) Bartruff.  

Louis "Lou"  Bovitz, 77, of Gothenburg died Sept. 8, 2020, at Gothenburg Health in Gothenburg. He was born Sept. 10, 1942, in Hibbing, Minnesota, son of Rudolph and Frances (Bradach) Bovitz.  

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John W. Brown, 85, of Cozad died Aug. 28, 2020, in Cozad. He was born June 5, 1935, son of Onie and Mae Brown. John spent most of his life in Nebraska and later years in Cozad.

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Ray Allan Frosh age 86 of Gothenburg passed away Saturday, Aug. 29, 2020. Ray was born on April 16, 1934, to Fred and Lenore (DeWitt) Frosh on his parent’s farm in rural Northeast Lincoln County. 

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Ronald Lee (Ron) Ostergard, 80, passed away on Aug. 27, 2020, surrounded by his family at Gothenburg Health. Ron was born April 2, 1940, six minutes after his twin brother Don. Ron was the last of six sons born to Harry and Ilene Ostergard. 

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Robert "Bob" Ludwig, 82, of Lincoln died Aug. 25, 2020, in Lincoln. 

Susie Collins, 67, of Gothenburg, died Aug. 20, 2020, at the Hospice House in Lincoln. Susan Kay (Davenport) Collins was born on Feb. 16, 1953, to Merle and Elinor (Sally) (Short) Davenport in Holdrege. She was the second of six children.

Leslie “Scott” Ward, 91, of Gothenburg, died Aug. 17, 2020, at his home in Gothenburg. He was born Nov. 7, 1928, in Gothenburg son of Ned and Anna (Miller) Ward.

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Duane G. Siemering, 80, of Gothenburg, died Aug. 16, 2020, at Gothenburg Health. He was born Jan. 23, 1940, in Gothenburg, son of George and Evelyn Siemering.

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

Delmer Lee Brass, 74, of Brady, formerly of Gothenburg, died Aug. 3, 2020, in Brady. He was born April 22, 1946, in Sargent son of Edwin M. and Ena (Worth) Brass. Delmer grew up at Sargent and graduated from Sargent High. He then earned his bachelor’s degree from Kearney State College.   

Rollie H. Brown, 96, of Gothenburg died Aug. 3, 2020, in North Platte. He was born Dec. 10, 1923, in Randolph County, Missouri, son of Onie and Parlee Mae (Harvey) Brown.

Herbert “Shorty” T. Magana, 88, of Gothenburg died April 12, 2020, at Gothenburg Health. He was born July 16, 1931, in Maple Park, Illinois son of Emigdio Tututi-Cruz and Hermina Nieves.

Barbara Ann Wahl, 88, of Roseville, Minnesota, formerly of Gothenburg, passed away into the presence of her Lord and Savior on April 8, 2020. Barbara was born on Nov.19,1931, as Barbara Ann Allen in Aberdeen South Dakota. While still a young child, her mother married A. M. Holmes and her nam…

Yvonne Annette Janssen, 54, of Gothenburg, died July 13, 2020, in Cozad. She was born July 17, 1965, in Gothenburg, daughter of Fred and Sharon K (Harvey) Engberg.

Arlin Kent Anderson, 79, of Brady, died July 14, 2020, in North Platte. He was born Jan. 24, 1941, in Gothenburg, son of Harlin Stanley and Jennie (Johnson) Anderson; the fourth child in a family of eight. Because of the similarity between his given name of Arlin and his father's name of Har…

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Melvin “Gene” Eugene Carter, 82, of Gothenburg, died April 8, 2020, in Gothenburg. He was born May 29, 1937, in Carter, South Dakota, son of Emery and Vera (Paulson) Carter. 

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Yvonne Annette Janssen, 54, of Gothenburg, died July 13, 2020, in Cozad. She was born July 17, 1965, in Gothenburg, daughter of Fred and Sharon K (Harvey) Engberg.

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Victoria Dian Haveriland, 81, of Gothenburg, died July 11, 2020, at Emerald Care in Cozad. She was born June 11, 1939, in Saint Louis, Missouri, daughter of Nicholas C. Waggoner and Edith Marian (Ball) Waggoner Strawn.